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mumms is focused on building a world-class team that is passionate about the mission of hospice and committed to making a difference through our software. We strive to reward excellence and create a fun and collaborative work environment. Our very competitive compensation and benefits packages have put us third on New Orleans City Businesses Best Places to Work.

Our benefits package includes

  • Medical, vision and dental insurance
  • 401k
  • Short & long term disability
  • Life insurance
  • A generous incentive plan
  • Paid time off
  • Catered lunches
  • Company Outings
  • On-call life coach

  • Reports to: Chief Information Officer (CIO)
  • Location: Corporate Office – New Orleans, LA
  • Status: Full-time, Exempt

mumms Software develops and engineers the revolutionary Hummingbird platform used by hospice and palliative care facilities across the nation. Hummingbird is a visionary new approach to end-of-life EMR software, a full suite designed to aid in both clinical and business operations and compatible with mobile devices and desktop hardware.

The Director of Systems Administration is responsible for managing the day to day and strategic IT operations of mumms Software. The Director of Systems Administration will lead a small team to achieve strategic and tactical goals. This includes prioritizing technology initiatives and coordinating the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future technologies. Using an active and practical approach, the Director of Systems Administration will assist in attaining the company’s established strategic goals. The Director of Systems Administration will be responsible for ensuring top-quality, internal systems support, and seamless interaction between IT and various business units.

Job  Responsibilities 

  • Oversee the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development and support of all hardware and software including hosted and non-hosted servers such as web, email, calendar, IM, file sharing, etc.
  • Monitor public cloud expenditures and ensure optimal usage.
  • Develop and implement all IT policies and procedures including HIPAA, privacy, security, and disaster recovery.
  • Ensure company network, workstations, and servers are available and secure
  • Manage the IT department, providing strategic and operational guidance
  • Troubleshoot customer and internal issues with software and servers
  • Quickly diagnose system hardware, software, or operator problems and recommend corrective action
  • Determine business and customer priorities, project-manage their issues using appropriate methodologies (Kanban, Scrum, etc.), expediting and following-up as necessary to guarantee customer satisfaction.
  • Serve as part of the dev-ops team
  • Develop and maintain IT support tools and procedures, and ensure their documentation in the knowledge base


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field. Relevant experience will be considered.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of programming and network administration skills
  • Have a high degree of proficiency on the Linux command line.
  • Good experience in script programming, such as BASH.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of SQL, XML HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Expert user of common IT Support Tools, including helpdesk, knowledge base, and remote control software.
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate with customers verbally, through IM, and email.
  • Advanced server diagnostics, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis skills
  • Enterprise network engineering and administration of Mac OS X and Linux servers (domain controllers, LDAP, login scripting, email, etc.) and Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows clients.
  • A strong understanding of Windows and Mac OS X including, knowledge of differences between OS versions, a thorough understanding of the file systems, ability to manage and troubleshoot user and security group accounts, and monitor and analyze system performance
  • Experience with containerization (specifically Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift) and Cloud Technologies (particularly Google Cloud Platform) a plus
  • Familiarity with microservice architecture and deployment
  • Knowledge of HIPAA policies and procedures, a strong plus.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently with very limited supervision.
  • Must have a flexible schedule and be available for on-call duties outside normal work hours including during weekends and holidays.

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