Principal DevOps Engineer

Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco | US
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(2/21/2020 9:33 AM)
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Would you like to join Practice Fusion, an Allscripts company, as we work together to reshape the future of healthcare? We are on a mission to help small, independent practices thrive by offering best-in-class, affordable products that allow them to focus on what matters most – caring for their patients.


Practice Fusion is a leader in the electronic health record space with over 80 million patients served by doctors using our platform. Our award-winning, cloud based ambulatory EHR platform helps physicians thrive in an increasingly complex world by coordinating patient care.


Join our growing team, as we are an enthusiastic and committed partner dedicated to connecting doctors, patients, and data to drive better health and save lives.


We are looking for senior Engineers to join our engineering team. In this role you will apply software engineering principles to infrastructure automation, application continuous integration and delivery, configuration and container image management, built-in security, cloud change control and monitoring automation.

  • Design and automate AWS infrastructure and application deployment
  • Evolve our Jenkins 2 infrastructure pipeline to enable product teams to create and manage their own cloud resources and application workflows.
  • Contribute to Security Automation through the development of compliance and audit tests as a code (InSpec), integrated into the CI/CD
  • Collaborate on standardizing of a reusable and modular DevOps toolchain.
  • Design and implement CI/CD pipeline for container-based and serverless applications
  • Debug production infrastructure issues and develop optimizations for cost and performance
  • Maintain a close relationship with other engineering teams to drive and communicate DevOps automation 


Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a Bachelor's Degree or relevant Technical / Business experience




  • 10+ years of experience
  • Strong programming skills. .NET core, Ruby, Python or equivalent

  • Experience with AWS running production workloads

  • Experience writing unit tests using RSpec or equivalent

  • As a Senior engineer, we expect to see deeper experience in running systems with high availability and performance requirements.

  • Experience with healthcare security and compliance (HIPAA) in the cloud
  • Configuration management automation with Chef
  • Linux and/or Windows system administration
  • Deep knowledge of AWS

Travel Requirements:

  • Very little or no travel is required in this role

Working Arrangements:

  • Monday through Friday or as defined by local requirements

  • 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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