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Health Management Systems, Inc. Cloud Engineer I in Danvers, Massachusetts

HMS makes the healthcare system work better for everyone. We fight fraud, waste, and abuse so people have access to healthcare—now and in the future. Using innovative technology and powerful data analytics, we help government and commercial payers reduce costs, increase quality, and achieve regulatory compliance. We also help consumers take a more active role in their own health. Each year, we save our clients billions of dollars while helping people live healthier lives. At HMS, you will develop new skills and build your career in a dynamic industry while making a difference in the lives of others.

We are seeking a Cloud Engineer who will be a member of our Platform Engineering team. The mission is to support teams by providing infrastructure, resources, and tools that allow them to automate, develop, self-service and experiment. This position involves supporting and implementing AWS infrastructure for distributed, highly available applications. The Cloud Engineer I is an individual contributor who will be heavily involved in implementing best practices and security for tools and AWS.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate cross-functionally to develop our target state cloud architecture and organization model

  • Work on an Agile team, in a fast paced, DevOps environment

  • Support Engineering automation efforts with development and scripting skills

  • Automate operational processes using scripting languages.

  • Develop, implement, and continually improve system and network monitoring and alerting capabilities and procedures.

  • Identify and solve problems related to performance, scalability, reliability, and availability.

  • Implement/maintain Cloud security guidelines and best practices

  • Work with Amazon Web Services Products & Services, Relational and NoSQL Databases, Object and Block Storage, Scaling, Load Balancing, DNS, Networking etc.

  • System engineering in Windows or Linux operating systems

  • Participate in cloud/ technology discussions and work with other teams within the organization.

  • Write knowledge base documents to improve operations, SOP and contribute to IT organization.

  • Maintain document and diagram workflows and environments and communicate changed both verbally and in writing.

  • Keep up-to-date on evolving technology and understand how new techniques could be applied to our Cloud offering.

  • Stay current with IAAS & PAAS trends and incorporate emerging technology to benefit the platform

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience automating operation workloads on AWS

  • Experience working with at least one of the following languages: Python, .NET, Ruby, and Java

  • A working understanding of CI and CD tools

  • Experience working in an Agile, fast paced, DevOps environment

  • Basic Linux skills and windows administration skills.

  • A working understanding of networking, DNS, load balancing and firewalls

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate technical issues to nontechnical and technical audiences

  • Defining and implement IAM strategy for cloud environment

Work Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Primarily sedentary work in a general office environment

  • Ability to communicate and exchange information

  • Ability to comprehend and interpret documents and data

  • Requires occasional standing, walking, lifting, and moving objects (up to 10 lbs.)

  • Requires manual dexterity to use computer, telephone and peripherals

  • May be required to work extended hours for special business needs

  • May be required to travel at least 10% of time based on business needs

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field required. Masters preferred

Minimum Related Work Experience:

  • 1 years working with AWS in a production environment.

  • 1 years of automation experience using python, or related scripting language

  • 1 years of System Engineering experience in Linux or Windows

  • 1 years of work experience utilizing DevOps practices

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

EOE including disability/veteran.

Title: Cloud Engineer I

Location: Massachusetts-Danvers

Requisition ID: 2100100T

EEO/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.