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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
Responsible for design and long-term planning for Epic's systems environment focusing on high availability scalability, fault tolerance and excess. Have demonstrable experience on underlying servers (physical and virtual), server software (web servers, databases etc.), operating systems, storage and network technologies.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Planning and management of all technical and operational activities associated with the database administration function.
Lead and strong Knowledge in all aspects of the administration of object-oriented database management system (Cache) data, as well as data spaces in one or more computing environments (e.g., Unix, Linux, Windows).
Recommends new technologies for domains based upon business value drivers and return on investment; drives new technologies towards implementation and exploitation.
Establishes overall systems architecture vision and ensures specific components are appropriately designed and leveraged; contributes to the holistic vision of Enterprise Architecture.
Responsible for the technical functions associated with creating and maintaining databases; high availability; performance and tuning analysis; capacity planning, workload modeling, and prediction; systems support; application support and optimization; problem resolution tracking; and Epic, IRIS software upgrades, Environment management
Requires Bachelors degree in related field; 8 years' of experience in architecture/design in relevant technology disciplines; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
MS/MA degree preferred.
5+ years of demonstrated ability in a leadership role responsible for technical teams and successful execution of database-related projects with enterprise impact.
8+ years of in-depth experience in the design, administration, programming, and support of Epic Cache in one or more computing environments (e.g., Unix, Windows, Linux).
Epic certification in relevant module. "Operational database administrator" (Required)
Hands-on experience in a 24x7 support environment, including tuning, load balancing of databases and applications, clustering, backups/restores, and troubleshooting.
Demonstrated expertise with design and implementation of test plans, leading the software development life cycle in a highly fluid environment, change management systems, and source code control systems.
Demonstrated expertise in communicating with end-users and leading or supervising user support teams on an enterprise level.
Demonstrated expertise with healthcare applications and understanding of the needs and priorities of patient care providers.
Demonstrated expertise in a wide variety of software development, client/server, relational database, systems integration, and networking technologies.
Experience working in a healthcare environment supporting Epic Applications required.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills demonstrated expertise in project management, systems analysis, customer relations, and vendor contract negotiation and management.
Excellent interpersonal skills, able to deal effectively with diverse skill sets and personalities, provide strong team leadership, and work effectively as a team player.
Expert with mainstream office automation, project management, presentation, and communications tools.
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.
Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, is ranked as one of the 2020 World's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America's Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.