Exciting Senior Systems Engineer, DevOps Role Available with Kaiser Permanente Washington.
The work you’ll contribute in a role with Kaiser Permanente supports the health and wellness of the millions of individuals and families who turn to us for the highest quality health care. This is because each and every team member across our organization cares and is committed to providing the best care experience possible. With a purpose and mission as personal as ours, we can offer you the opportunity to build a rewarding career in an environment that supports your success.
Kaiser Permanente Washington, headquartered in Seattle, Washington, provides and coordinates complete health care services for more than 650,000 members through 26 medical centers. Founded in 1947, Kaiser Permanente Washington existed for nearly 70 years as Group Health Cooperative, a regional nonprofit which gained national recognition for medical quality, disease prevention, and evidence-based treatments. Kaiser Permanente welcomed Group Health, its medical centers and members, into the Kaiser Permanente family in 2017 creating Kaiser Permanente's eighth region. Kaiser Permanente of Washington is a total health organization comprising Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington, and the Washington Permanente Medical Group, P.C., formerly Group Health Physicians, an independent medical group that features more than 1,000 physicians.
Within our Enterprise Digital Services organization, we’re passionate about the work we do.We are innovating the way we communicate with our providers, customers, member and partners. We are transforming our digital footprint to create sites and applications with forward thinking technologies consistently focusing on how we can elevate the intuitive user experience we strive to deliver consistently.
The Senior Systems Engineer is a critical and valuable part of our team. This position will research, design, implement and support complex IT Servers and Systems. Technical expert in IT systems specializing in one or more specific technology area ( Infrastructure Application , Network, Server Operating Systems, Desktop Operating Systems, Virtualization, Directory Services, E-mail, Disaster Recovery, Security, Antivirus, Storage Management, Print Management, Hardware Management, Mobile Device Management, Application Deployment, PKI, ) in a wide variety of technologies (i.e., software and/or hardware) and maintain high degree of awareness about emerging technologies and advise IT management as well as provide expert advice and engineer repeatable processes relating to deployment, support and maintenance of all areas of expertise. This could include some project management of internal projects.
Minimum Education Requirements
Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience may be substituted for the degree.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience may be substituted for the degree on a year for year basis.
Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements
Advanced knowledge of enterprise environments and ability to engineer solutions to include but not limited to: Server Operating Systems, Desktop Operating Systems, Virtualization, Directory Services, E-mail, Disaster Recovery, Security, Antivirus, Storage Management, Print Management, Hardware Management, Mobile Device Management, Application Deployment, PKI, and DNS. Ability to understand complex systems and IT protocols. Ability to integrate the most complex hardware and software systems. Ability to constantly adapt, learn and support new technologies. Assume full ownership/responsibility of assigned responsibilities and delivers services guidelines with little or no supervision. Strong technical and analytical skills required in solving complex systems infrastructure issues.
Minimum Experience Requirements
10 or more years of progressive IT experience. Minimum of 7 years of experience researching, designing, implementing and maintaining IT infrastructure systems. Minimum of 3 years of experience engineering for large complex enterprise environment with responsibility for at least one major system.
10 or more years of experience in web application management in a Unix environment (Solaris and RHEL 7 years of experience preferred).