Geisinger Health System Systems Engineer Senior (Cloud Automation Engineer) in DANVILLE, Pennsylvania

Job Title: Systems Engineer Senior

Location: Geisinger Office Building I

Schedule: Days

Work Type: Full Time

Job Summary :

Responsible for providing third tier support of assigned systems, performance of tasks related to project completion including analysis, testing, documentation, problem resolution and implementation of devices and supported applications

Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of the Geisinger Health System (GHS) in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.

Receives general supervision from the Team Lead, Director, Program Director or management designate.

Suggested Job Competencies:

· Develop, implement, and maintain automated processes using VMWare vRealize Orchestrator and VMWare vRealize Automation technologies

· Demonstrated proficiency in one or more of the following languages:

o PowerShell

o JavaScript

o Python

o Ruby

· Working knowledge of DevOps, Agile, Scrum frameworks

· Understanding of Continuous Improvement/Continuous Development (CICD)

· Cloud Technologies (Microsoft Azure, AWS, Google Cloud, etc.)

· Working knowledge of Container Orchestration products (Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, etc.)

· Microsoft Windows Server (all versions)

· RedHat Linux (all versions)

Job Requirements:

· Base understanding of VMware vSphere/ESXi

· Ability to self-manage

· Ability to train other team members to provide support coverage

· Ability to multitask, assess and prioritize quickly

  • Possess a high sense of urgency and commitment to customer service

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Availability to participate in on-call rotation (24/7 on-call support for the server environment)

  • Effectively communicates status of all projects, problems, and issues to the department management team.

  • Excellent customer service and telephone skills, and experience in a professional service environment, with responsibility for supporting multiple applications and network environments.

  • Must have good verbal and written communications skills.

  • Must have very strong problem-solving skills.

  • Must have the ability to learn new technologies quickly


Bachelors Degree, Associates Degree, or technical diploma in computer or information science required. Equivalent experience can substitute degrees.

Minimum of 6 years of experience implementing automated solutions.

Job can be filled at a lower pay grade with salary commensurate with experience.

Remote/Telecommuters options available. Minimum 20% in office time

Working Conditions/Physical Demands:

Work is typically performed in an office environment or as a telecommuter from a home office.

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.