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Hy-Vee Food Stores Sr. Systems Administrator - Full Time in West Des Moines, Iowa

Sr. Systems Administrator

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We have an opening in the Information Technology Department for a Systems Administrator to be based out of the Technology & Innovation Center in Grimes, IA. The system admin team is responsible for the IT server and computer system infrastructure across the enterprise including: Hy-Vee’s retail, corporate, subsidiary, distribution, and manufacturing facilities. The ideal candidate will excel at obtaining results in a fast paced environment, have excellent problem solving and communication skills, and can connect technology to real-world business challenges.


  • Extensive experience administrating Windows operating systems.

  • Experience with troubleshooting applications and preventative maintenance.

  • Experience with VMware or Hyper-V hypervisors.

  • Basic understanding of automation tools such as Ansible, PowerShell, or other scripting languages are desired.

  • Basic understanding of monitoring tools such as NAGIOS.

  • Basic understanding of the network stack.

  • Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude.


  • Administers and maintains Windows servers operating on physical infrastructure or VMware and Hyper-V hypervisors.

  • Encourages automation by leveraging PowerShell and or other scripting languages.

  • Administers and maintains storage, backups, and replication.

  • Provide advanced troubleshooting support to the Hy-Vee IT help desk.

  • Creates and maintains technical documentation stored within the teams knowledge base.

A degree in MIS, Computer Science, or equivalent technical field from an accredited university or equivalent work experience is required.

About Hy-Vee, Inc. Hy-Vee, Inc. is an employee-owned corporation operating more than 275 retail stores across eight Midwestern states with sales of $11 billion annually. The supermarket chain is synonymous with quality, variety, convenience, healthy lifestyles, culinary expertise and superior customer service. Hy-Vee ranks in the Top 10 Most Trusted Brands and has been named one of America’s Top 5 favorite grocery stores. The company’s more than 88,000 employees provide “A Helpful Smile in Every Aisle” to customers every day. For additional information, visit

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