Platform Engineer II - Asset Management
Nashville , Tennessee
October 23, 2017
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is comprised of locally-managed facilities that include more than 250 hospitals and freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom, employing approximately 230,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities resulting in more than 26M patient encounters each year. HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on the foundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we provide by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality.

Additional Facts:
• Ranked 63 in Fortune 500
• Competitive Fortune 100, industry matched salaries and yearly merit increase
• Computerworld Top 50 Best Places to Work in IT annually since 2009
• Named one of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" annually since 2010
• 106 HCA hospitals are on The Joint Commission's list of top performers on key quality measures.

HCA IT&S Platform Engineer II oversees the development and maintenance of asset and configuration management data and tools in support of Configuration Management Database (CMDB) activities including: configuration identification, control, and reporting. This position will work with IT and Business system owners to ensure that the services IT&S provides to the business are properly documented and maintained through the release lifecycle, comply with company standards and have correct logistical information for ownership, support and use. This position will use development skills to automate data collection and improve quality of CMDB data in support of improving IT service delivery.

With manager and senior team members' oversight and guidance, the IT&S Platform Engineer II is responsible for:
  • Collecting and documenting application and infrastructure information for existing and new implementations
  • Interviewing subject matter experts in IT and the Business to collect configuration data
  • Identifying technical , business, and support owners for application and infrastructure components of a service model
  • Identifying opportunities for automation and support the implementation of automation
  • Identifying impact relationships and verifying parent-child cardinality for application system models
  • Creating reports showing the completeness and accuracy of asset and configuration data
Use coding or scripting skill to implement automated integrations of management tools and external data sources into the configuration management database

3 or more years

Bachelor's Degree - Preferred

Must have the ability to work with large amounts of repetitive data and maintain attention to detail. This position will be required to evaluate the quality of data and identify exceptions using both manual review and tools.

Success Criteria: Detail oriented, able to look at large amounts of data and identify errors. Desire to understand how IT services are provided to customers. Passion and concern with improving the organization, inspired by healthcare. Strong teamwork skills and the ability to support others.

Ability to: learn tools quickly and adapt to complex problems, Communicate well with technical engineers, Organize, plan, and deliver, Provide feedback on opportunities to innovate

Hard Skills: Development and/or advanced scripting ability, Analytical skills and planning skills, General knowledge of business systems environment, General knowledge of IT infrastructure concepts

Additional Soft Skills Desired: Ability to identify problems and note trends, Able to monitor and manage progress of tasks , Decision making skills , Demonstrates initiative and leadership , Good oral and written communications skills

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A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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