Vital Images Entry Level IT Infrastructure Engineer in Minnetonka, Minnesota



At Vital, what we do matters. This is at the heart of every product we develop, every service we provide, and especially each member of our team. Vital is part of Canon Medical Systems, and together we lead the industry with the latest health imaging informatics solutions. We improve the quality of patient care by developing innovative products that enable the exchange, analysis and storage of clinical information across health care enterprises and communities. Our products handle millions of medical images and health records a day across the world. Vital Images experiences the best of both worlds with a dynamic and collaborative environment, casual culture, and agility of a mid-sized company, while having the support and resources of Canon.

Our offices are based in Minnetonka, Minnesota; Waterloo, Ontario; Copenhagen, Denmark; The Netherlands; and Beijing, China. We value our team’s innovation, enthusiasm, and dedication to help improve the lives of patients. Do you want to be part of a passionate team that believes what we do matters? Then a career with Vital Images might be right for you!


We are looking for a Systems Engineer with 1-2 years of experience in a healthcare setting to join our Systems Engineering team. This position will assist in the design and testing of our product platforms and solutions. Qualified candidates will have a solid understanding of general IT, system analysis and the scientific method.


The System Engineering team works in conjunction with our product and solution development teams and has primary roles in the selection and qualification of physical and virtual platforms, storage devices, network infrastructure, operating systems and middleware. Systems Engineering serves as the bridge between the minds of our software engineers and our customers. Specific responsibilities include:

  • System design and analysis

  • Interfacing with external parties and directing or influencing their activities


  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS or other related technical field
  • Previous experience working in an IT environment working with storage, servers, networks, or databases preferred
  • In addition to these requirements, you will need to have experience in the following areas:
  • Server and workstation life cycle
  • Performance tuning of middle ware
  • Active Directory
  • Private and public cloud administration
  • Hardware selection and testing
  • Scripting and automation
  • Healthcare industry experience preferred (e.g. in a hospital or other clinical setting)


Vital offers a dynamic work place, competitive compensation package, and room for learning and growth in our organization. This is an environment in which things move quickly and you’ll have the opportunity to wear many hats. We have a casual dress code, offer flexible work hours and actively foster work-life balance, because anything else simply isn’t sustainable. Our Minnetonka, MN office is located about 12 miles southwest of downtown Minneapolis. Our office is near several walking paths and restaurants that are a quick drive away. In our office of 170, we have free healthy snacks, a deli on site and Friday massages. Our team at Vital loves what we do and has fun doing it together. We look forward to receiving an application from you.

Vital Images is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Posted: March 30, 2018