Senior Systems Administrator

IDx Technologies LLC.

Chicago, IL / Coralville, IA Technology / Healthcare

About IDx:

IDx Technologies is bringing the first ever autonomous diagnostic AI medical device cleared by the FDA to market. Built on a series of patented machine learning algorithms, our software is designed to automatically diagnose early signs of debilitating eye diseases. In the process, we are working to prevent unnecessary blindness, drive down healthcare costs, and transform the way the world thinks about disease detection. IDx provides a challenging and rewarding environment and the opportunity to:

  • Work with world-renowned doctors who are pushing the limits of machine learning in medicine.
  • Tackle complex problems/projects with the highest levels of quality and execution for audiences that include top technologists, the FDA, and world-leading healthcare providers.
  • Push the accessibility and quality of healthcare to new heights to improve the lives of millions of people.

IDx is a private company with substantial funding and a deep product pipeline. As a rapidly growing company, every member of our team plays a fundamental role in ensuring our success. We want to hire people who bring new skills and perspectives that will take us to the next level.

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What We Are Looking For:

Working closely with the Director of IT and the rest of the IT team, the Systems Administrator is responsible for creating standards and monitoring compliance of information systems, as well as monitoring the stability and security of IDx’s server and network infrastructure. Specific functions include: 

  • Creating, testing, modifying, and implementing scripts for automating daily tasks
  • Maintaining, optimizing, and monitoring secure computer networks on a global scale with multiple locations
  • Managing core Microsoft technologies like AD and Group Policy,
  • Assisting in scaling core elements of IT systems in a constantly expanding organization
  • System administration in Windows and Linux Environments
  • Maintaining auditable records and inventories and participating in security audits

IDx is a medical device company and ISO13485 compliant, this means that most systems and network administration activities fall under the IDx quality management system. Such an environment requires high attention to detail and an organized and dependable personality.


IDx is a challenging and fast-paced environment with a start-up company culture and plenty of opportunities for advancement. You’ll be expected to learn new technologies quickly, have more responsibility, and oversee a wider range of systems than at most companies. Intangible skills such as the ability to perform under pressure, resourcefulness, ambition, and willingness to take ownership of projects will all benefit you in this position.


  • Bachelor degree in computer science, management information systems, or related field 
  • 5+ years as a Systems/network admin and/or Systems Analyst
  • Skills in computer networking fundamentals and server administration
  • High attention to detail, especially relating to information security
  • Applicants must not now or in the future need IDx to sponsor an immigration case for employment (for example, H-1B or other employment-based immigration cases).

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Affinity for Linux and scripting languages such as Powershell or Python
  • Excellent computer networking skills with an emphasis on security and optimization
  • Experience in regulated IT environments or with the following compliance standards: ISO, SOC2, HIPAA, GDPR and HITRUST
  • Ability to learn new technologies and skills as necessary with minimal oversight
  • Desire and willingness to take ownership of projects or create systems or documentation where none exist
  • Experience in Microsoft AD and Group Policy 
  • Experience with security/encryption technologies
  • Experience with cloud technology
  • Excellent organizational skills

Some of the technologies we’re working with:

  • Microsoft Enterprise products such as Azure DevOps, Visual Studios, Microsoft Server 2016 and 2019, Office365, Active Directory 
  • AWS, Azure, and Salesforce 
  • Sonicwall and Cisco network hardware and VPN services
  • High Performance Computing using Nvidia GPUs
  • Fundus and OCT Cameras

Additional Considerations: 

  • IDx team members are encouraged to participate in local technical events or training to increase their technology skills. Our team members have contributed to hackathons, entrepreneurial competitions, technology panels, and much more. 


Application Instructions:

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Senior Systems Administrator

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