• Principal Systems Engineer

    Job Locations US-VT-Burlington | US-NC-Raleigh
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    1 month ago(7/7/2018 3:00 PM)
    Software Development
  • Overview



    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.


    We are currently recruiting for an experienced Cloud System Engineer in our Burlington VT or Raleigh NC locations. The primary purpose of this role is to install, implement, configure, upgrade, and optimize the performance of Allscripts application systems and databases hosted in the public cloud. The Principal Systems Engineer will also be responsible for driving best practices throughout the organization.


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Powershell scripting and automation for cloud solutions
    • Build networking between private cloud datacenters and Azure, applying highly secure methodologies
    • Oversee planning, design, implementation, and operation of network infrastructures for Azure
    • Ensure cost effective, consistent, resilient, secure, scalable and supportable designs and implementations for cloud
    • Drive best practices related to systems and networks for public cloud that are secure, scalable and supportable
    • Provide documentation and other artifacts, as appropriate
    • Stay abreast of latest technologies, tools, and best practices related to systems and networks in the public cloud and share with team


    General Responsibilities:

    • Ensure appropriate reviews have happened (Peer, Stakeholders) and all review comments have been closed / incorporated before delivery of any artifacts
    • Take complete ownership for assigned tasks and timely inform the progress of the task to all stakeholders
    • Proactively identify gaps and fill them or work with leadership to address
    • Provide accurate and timely information on scope creep, status, delays, etc, and escalate when there are issues.
    • Ensure efforts to continually improve domain knowledge
    • Ensure the quality of the deliverables as per the defined defects standards and excelling within that.
    • Identify the common causes of the defects, prioritize them and systematically remove them so that they do not reoccur in further development work.
    • Adherence to the defined global Infrastructure standards.
    • Document issues with resolutions and share with team members to improve team productivity.
    • Provide data to generate team performance metrics.
    • Knowledge transfer with other team members to improve overall team education level.
    • Provide leadership to the team and assist leader with recruitment of new team members
    • Train, coach, and mentor junior team members, and provide performance feedback as appropriate
    • Assist with onboarding newer team members to quickly maximize performance


    Academic and Professional Qualifications:

    • Successful completion of a Bachelor’s Degree or relevant technical experience.
    • Post graduation qualifications or technical certifications preferred. 



    • Typically requires 14+ years of experience.
    • Hands on experience managing systems and/or networks in the public cloud, ideally Azure.


    Travel Requirements:

    • Depends upon the project/program needs.


    Working Arrangements:

    • Hours required to complete projects/assignments

    • 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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