Providence Principal Cloud - Apps Solutions Engineer PSJH in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Principal Cloud - Apps Solutions Engineer to our location in Redmond, WA or Seattle, WA.
Strategic Technology Enablement (STE), part of the Information Services (IS) organization, engages with four non-IS Technology Partners (TPs) within Providence: Marketing-DEX, Community Partnerships, Population Health, Research-Clinical Services. STE and TPs collaborate to ensure strategy alignment between our respective orgs, ensure operational support from IS, and work within a governance and cadence framework.
The Principal Solutions Engineer is a broadly experienced technician with advanced analytical skills, capable of enterprise and solution level architecture and design. The successful candidate will have an advanced knowledge of architecture, systems design, and distributed design with intermediate to advanced programming skills in multiple languages.
The Principal Solutions Engineer plays a key role in the Technology Partner’s cloud and application related projects and scoped initiatives. The Solutions Engineer identifies potential project risks and options for mitigation, working with the partners or project manager to track through resolution. Effectively collaborate and be a liaison with STE Service Delivery Partners, Technology Partners, Cloud Engineering Operations, Security, and the Applications org from request to go-live and ongoing operations. Able to manage conflict, disagreement and ambiguity to achieve objectives in alignment with the underlying strategy. Works closely with the Technology Partner Leadership to manage expectations. Understands that what is requested isn't always the right solution for what they want or need and can assemble the right resources to quickly address and resolve.
The Principal Solutions Engineer will manage the technology partners’ application portfolio and demonstrate full use and application of standard principles, theories, and concepts related to technical discipline and provide solutioning to a variety of problems. Analyze user requirements, develop and implement systems for moderately complex processes. Lead activities of project team in support of applications, projects and goals.
Some specific day to day duties would include:
Azure Solution Design / Architecture
Application of distributed architecture and design knowledge and experience using tools to provide secure, performant, and effective business solutions
Provide architecture and design in Azure cloud environments
Produce architecture and high-level design of solutions with gross cost estimates
User Access Management
Azure Active Directory
Apply Cybersecurity Policy / Consult
Application Portfolio Management / APM
Application Technical Feasibility
Assist IS leadership in developing strategy and technical roadmap
Work collaboratively across the organization to determine and/or refine business solution requirements
Research and investigate new capabilities of cloud services and other technologies. Provide timely insight and advice to leadership team to permit the leveraging of these technologies in future plans
Ensure solutions comply with security, privacy, HIPPA, and other compliance and regulatory requirements
Ensure that solutions proposed by Engineering is in alignment with the organization's standards and policies
Provide assistance with troubleshooting escalated issues
The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience working in an Agile development environment with geographically distributed teams.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Application of distributed architecture and design knowledge and experience using tools to provide secure, performant, and effective business solutions.
Provide architecture and design of solutions in AWS, Azure, or Google cloud environments.
Assist IS leadership in developing strategy and technical roadmap.
Work collaboratively across the organization to determine and/or refine business solution requirements.
Produce architecture and high-level design of solutions with gross cost estimates.
Research and investigate new capabilities of cloud services and other technologies. Provide timely insight and advice to leadership team to permit the leveraging of these technologies in future plans.
Ensure solutions comply with security, privacy, HIPPA, and other compliance and regulatory requirements.
Ensure that solutions proposed by Engineering is in alignment with the organization's standards and policies.
Provide training and mentoring to other team members on architecture, design, and best practices.
Provide assistance with troubleshooting issues escalated to engineering including on-call assistance for top priority incidents.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or equivalent education/experience.
8 years in role providing relevant experience.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Coursework/Training: Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or other automation tools.
Coursework/Training: AWS, Azure, or Google cloud environments.
More than 10 years experience in team member or scrum master role using Agile process and practices.
About the department you will serve.
Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Infrastructure
Other Location(s): Washington-Seattle
Req ID: 277177