• Senior Systems Engineer (Linux and Cloud-First transformation)

    Job Location US-TX-Dallas | US-TX-Dallas
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  • Overview

    Medecision is transforming healthcare one cool app at a time!


    Are you the kind of person that is motivated by the challenge of a dynamic, changing market? Can you utilize and exploit progressive systems and processes to satisfy urgent business needs? Are you a good partner with your teammates; driven to execute team and individual commitments that align with business vision? Does the idea of a high visibility and high impact role in a medium sized, growing company excite you? Are you interested in being part of a team that strives to achieve high business impact, execution excellence and has a lot of fun while we are doing it? Are you ready? We are! Join us in our journey towards liberating today’s fragmented healthcare systems to Connect Care Everywhere.


    Medecision is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer, a passionate power contributor who blends deep Linux expertise with proven complex scripting experience to ensure world class engineering support for a SaaS, Private and Public Cloud environment. This includes expertise supporting servers, virtualization, disaster recovery, and mastery of application frameworks.




    You, as the Senior Systems Engineer, are fully capable of delivering to the company strategy while meeting the ever-changing technology and service needs of the company. You will provide senior support for all operational team(s) and work efforts of business groups to enforce a culture of excellence based on leading by example, driving continuous improvement, performing root cause analysis for problem elimination, and doing all work right the first time. You will have a relentless focus on customer service, innovation, transparency and creating an extraordinary end user experience while remaining consultative and relationship-oriented with all departments in the organization. 


    Reports to: Chief Information Officer

    Location(s): Dallas, TX



    • Designing, building, maintaining, troubleshooting and scaling RHEL systems, and public and private cloud infrastructure components and related applications
    • Participating in an efficient and cost-effective Infrastructure department with a focus on a stable and advanced environment, coupled with a strong understanding of business requirements to define and influence the Information Technology road-map.
    • Determining technology development strategies for the company and for individual projects; working with top-level management and technology leaders to prioritize and execute these projects.
    • Working closely with both insourced and outsourced teams in comprehensive management of IT Operations to ensure strategic initiatives are being met.
    • Evaluating, designing and implementing identity and access management, security, and single sign-on (SSO) solutions and defining roadmaps towards an improved customer experience.
    • Evaluating, designing and deploying integration architecture for infrastructure systems and related applications.
    • Developing and maintaining effective real-time monitoring systems to ensure proactive responses to server and cloud compute events and maintain uptime standards according to published SLA’s.
    • Ensuring new or enhanced processes are integrated with SOP’s while meeting business requirements and system goals.
    • Effectively collaborating with the development, technical support, change management, product and sales teams to accomplish cross-departmental projects and initiatives.
    • Prioritizing in fast-paced, high-pressure environments.



    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent years of experience required
    • 8+ years of previous RHEL Linux systems design, engineering and administration experience with demonstrated advancement to guide technology decisions.
    • Strong skills in RHEL Linux server, architecture, design and implementation skills in a large-scale SaaS, Public/Private Cloud Environment is required.
    • Enterprise security tools, log management, job scheduling and monitoring solutions.
    • Demonstrated expertise in complex scripting (Bash, Perl, Python.)
    • Experience with Virtualization Technologies, Cloud Computing Technologies, IT Security and Compliance.
    • Experience with Configuration Management automation tools (Xebialabs, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt.)
    • Experience with monitoring and dashboard tools (Splunk, Dynatrace, SolarWinds.)
    • Experience deploying/installing layered products with strong understanding of SOA architectures, Microservices, Containers, and Docker.
    • Experience with various web-based application, web servers, and application integration tools.
    • Experience with Single Sign-On (SSO) technologies required (SAML, Siteminder.)
    • Experience with file transfer tools required (MFT.)
    • Performance, scalability, security and capacity planning skills required.
    • Experience with Service Vendor Management and Partnerships.
    • Proven project management skills with the ability to track multiple deliverables.
    • Strong conceptual, analytical, judgment and communication abilities.
    • Ability to quickly adapt to a constantly changing environment.
    • Experience with Service Management, ITIL training and/or certifications preferred.
    • Cisco, Security, ISO certifications are highly preferred.
    • Flexibility to be available during non-business hours for projects, maintenance and non-planned emergency events.





    It’s not all about what we do. It’s as much about how we do it. Medecision team members show up. We consistently exemplify our 6 core values of success:

    • Execution. Service – We deliver “standing ovation” service. Speed – We are Agile. Ownership— We all take ownership and responsibility for how we deliver our promises, how we spend money, who we hire, what we build and how we help one another grow.
    • Passion. We show an infectious emotional commitment to our work because what we do is important to our customers, one another and ourselves.
    • Partnership. We are all in this together, without boundaries. Our internal/external network contains the solutions we need: we’ll continuously seek them out, use them and improve them.
    • Leadership. We are Medecision’s brand. We are experts in care management, care coordination and healthcare information and technology. We lead our clients to excellent results by providing our expertise on best practices, industry trends, solutions development and innovations. We are moving in sync with an evolving industry. There is no problem we cannot solve.
    • Innovation. We are in a constant state of discovery, inventiveness, thinking outside the box, and leading others internally and externally to do the same.
    • Candor. Medecision communicates in a sincere, direct and famil­iar way. We address conflict directly and escalate issues internally and externally to address conflict with speed and partnership.

    Join us in our quest to liberate healthcare!


    This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee within this position. The actual duties, responsibilities and qualifications may vary based on assignment. Medecision is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.


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