Senior AWS DevOp Engineer

US-CA-San Ramon
Requisition ID
Posted Date
2 weeks ago
Software Development




Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver worldclass outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


The primary purpose of this role is to provide technical leadership and direction in the use of technology and the definition of architectural approaches applied within Allscripts' software solutions to meet the company and customer's long-term requirements.


This position is located in San Ramon, CA.


Provide hands-on directions to development teams in the appropriate selection and use of technical AWS frameworks, platforms and design patterns for Cloud based multi-tenant enterprise SaaS

  • Development and technology planning and execution – Use best practice and tool use in the design and build of technical frameworks for application development
  • Own Continuous Integration, Deployment, and Infrastructure implementation on AWS
  • Architect and implement AWS infrastructure for scalability and availability to meet all SLA
  • Architect and implement security scheme for both internal and customer access of the systems
  • Architecture and design –proposes & implements technical solutions, ensures their integrity, and that the solutions can be built, implemented and maintained within timelines/budgets
  • Technical design authority – internally recognized as a specialist on complex technical areas, will oversee benchmarking, installation, upgrade, configuration, deployment and testing activity
  • Improves quality – investigates and prototypes innovative approaches to improve software quality
  • Provide Stability – ensures development teams can develop in a stable and productive environment, with minimal rework required due to architectural change or related problems as products evolve
  • Industry knowledge – familiar with industry changes in technology standards, information management, development standards, methods and emerging 3rd party software in order to advise on technology and leverage industry best practice in the design and construction of Allscripts’ software products 


Able to provide day to day technical control of development projects by

  • Assisting Project Management in planning technical aspects of projects
  • Providing regular updates on project status and risks
  • Supporting and mentoring individual developers
  • Performing detailed technical reviews to ensure overall design is being implemented 


Effectively support Sales and Sales Consulting and facilitate winning quality new business through

  • Explaining the Architecture and Design of Allscripts’ software products to customers
  • Effectively articulating and presenting the benefits and technical advantages of Allscripts’ solutions to technical and non-technical customer and Allscripts staff
  • Providing high level ballpark estimates for proposed solutions
  • Demonstrating the acumen to manage and cultivate positive customer relations 


Provide input into the best application of technology to create the next generation of Allscripts’ solutions

  • In concert with other architects within Allscripts creates a center of expertise and forum for common component design, reuse and exploitation.
  • Provides significant contribution to the definition and documentation of development standards and best practices.
  • Provides input in the drive for constantly improving the scalability, extensibility, interoperability, reliability, availability and performance of Allscripts’ software products.
  • Identify and recruit internal/external talents to ensure effective mix of competencies.
  • Induct new joiners in order to quickly maximize performance.
  • Set and communicate team/individual objectives and KPI to inspire individuals to achieve high performance.
  • Allocate work load to fully utilize every employee’s talent.
  • Implement development plans and coach for individuals to reach their maximum talent.
  • Provide regular constructive feedback on performance/development and address poor/mediocre performance on a timely manner.
  • Recognize high performers to maintain motivation and retain key talent.
  • Regularly communicate on company news and team progress against business plan.
  • Create team spirit.


Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  •  Bachelor's Degree with a major in Computer Science, Mathematics, MIS or related, equivalent technical experience



  • Upwards of 5-7 years’ relevant experience in the IT industry
  • Demonstrable detailed understanding of architecture principles and methods, technology and standards for AWS
  • AWS system administration and development experience with RDS, EC2, EMR, S3, Redshift, and security features
  • Highly motivated by creating business value through the effective use of Cloud technology
  • Utilizes research and self-learning to ensure technical credibility
  • Need a proven experience with AWS based Dev OP, including development, QA, and Elastic System Deployment with AWS services for 24x7 availability of B2B Enterprise systems with response time SLA requirements. 


Travel Requirements:

  •  Minimal travel, possibly four trips per year


Working Arrangements:

  • Core hours are based on local time zone, but willing to be flexible in work schedule to accommodate various time zones of a global organization
  • Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards


At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.


Allscripts' policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.


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