HealthPartners is looking for an Application Performance Analyst to join their growing team that supports the application used in our hospitals and clinics. This person will be able to provide new and creative ideas to an application support team to help improve efficiency and effectiveness. This position supports other Application Analysts by creating technology solutions, helping with root cause analysis and assisting with automation of regular work tasks and testing. He or she provides consultation and is the go-to person for application analysts and leaders to seek assistance in developing solution when existing off the shelf software doesn't meet needs. In addition to recommending solutions for individual problems, this person will help to design and craft a consistent process and structure to collect and monitor application performance data.
At HealthPartners, you'll find a culture where we live our values of excellence, compassion, integrity and most importantly, partnership. By working together, we will improve health and well-being, create exceptional experiences for those we serve and make care and coverage more affordable.
Assist Application Analysts in supporting care delivery applications
Suggest, install, automate, and operate tools that enable our application analysts to provide better support and deliver more stable solutions to business partners.
Monitor application performance and expose metrics for everyone.
Assist with designing and conducting application tests, including functionality, availability, load/stress and performance testing.
Use enterprise application monitoring tools to optimize monitoring of key applications and infrastructure.
Create documentation required for smooth operation and sharing with other engineers.
Perform initial analysis and troubleshooting to identify cause of application issues by contributing knowledge of operating systems, hardware, network, and Active Directory infrastructure.
Assist application teams in developing automation for leveraging platform features, monitoring service state, process performance, file queue sizes, etc. for best application performance.
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to analyze business and technical requirements
Experience or exposure to Splunk, Grafana or similar reporting and dashboard tools
Solid experience on Linux and Windows Server platforms
Good understanding of the LAN and WAN network
Experience in automation for testing, infrastructure building, or application support
Experience in scripting with PowerShell, *nix shell scripts
Experience with Oracle (PL/SQL, Stored Packages/Procedures development, SQL) or Microsoft SQL Server
Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and suggest solutions to business problems.
Exposure to DevOps tools like chef, puppet, ansible, etc.
Experience using IT or QA automation tools
Exposure or knowledge of DICOM and HL7 standards
Familiarity with scripting and programming languages such as: Python, Bash
Solid understanding of networking and security best practices
Experience programming with application APIs
HealthPartners is recognized nationally for providing outstanding care and experience for patients and members. We offer an excellent salary and benefits package. For more information and to apply go to www.healthpartners.com/careers and search for job ID #52577.