Systems Programmer

With CliniComp, Intl. in San Diego CA US

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Posted on March 01, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


sysadmin, linux, c

Job description

The System Programmer is responsible for ensuring the installation and performance of an operating system. This position handles all aspects of the OS, from design and deployment to upgrades and bug resolution. The mission-critical nature of this position requires system programmers work well under pressure.

About CliniComp:

CliniComp, Intl. is a global provider of electronic hardware, software and support solutions that has maintained an unrivaled track record of performance and reliability in complex high acuity hospital environments for decades. This integrated offering guarantees seamless CPOE and order/results management, as well as transparent patient record viewing across all patient environments, distinct sites, and time. CliniComp has managed over 600 million real world patient records and provided virtually zero down time since 1983.

We are a San Diego based company made up of inspired people that form a team as strong as each of its individuals. We design, develop, and implement cutting-edge technology that contributes to fundamental advancements in computer science. As technology advances, we adapt and evolve so that we remain at the forefront of our industry and continue to provide unrivaled performance and reliability.

We strive to find self-motivated team players; problem-solvers who thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment, who love innovative technology as much as creating it. If you’re smart, creative, ambitious, and always looking for ways to improve, we’d like to talk with you.

Job Functions :


  • ing hardware and software system upgrades and changes in configuration Custo

  • mizes both the hardware and software to meet demands without compromising the performance of other programs or the system Prepa

  • res system software installation by studying software capabilities and operations, including task scheduling, memory management, file system, and input and output requirements. Execu

  • tes hardware and software updates including the middleware and application programs that run on the system.

  • Loads system software efficiently. Follows established processes and develops new processes when needed.

  • Specifies and develops code changes to correct work stoppages and errors.

  • Documents all system software changes and revisions in a record keeping system.

  • Determines optimal configuration of operating system and hardware to meet required levels of service. Performs system wide-tuning as needed. Adjusts configuration based on application performance.

  • Detects work stoppage or errors by conducting tests; monitoring output.

  • Optimizes system efficiency by analyzing performance indicators; changing software.

  • Prepares reference for users by writing operating instructions.

  • Maintains client confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.

  • Controls access to system by monitoring program usage.

  • Ensures operation of equipment by following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques.

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

Competencies :

  • Extensive experience of servers, networking, hardware, network design, interfaces, routing, and diagnostics
  • Experience troubleshooting and supporting web services and/or applications
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to communicate clearly with peers as well as management and provide technical leadership to more junior team members
  • Skill in the use of scripting languages
  • Experience evaluating and negotiating security requirements in IT Operations
  • Knowledge of storage technologies such as RAID, Disk Encryption, Linux File Systems, and Cluster File Systems
  • Experience with systems resource monitoring/benchmarking for key performance
  • Experience with kernel and system optimization
  • Experience performing hands-on analysis of production systems, fault resolution, capacity planning, and root cause analyses for critical issues

Basic Qualifications

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field. An additional 3 years’ experience may be considered in lieu of the degree.

  • 7+ years of relevant work experience, with extensive knowledge of Linux system administration, specifically RedHat

  • Proficiency with Programming languages (C, C++, and C#) Operating systems (Red Hat, Linux, UNIX, and z/OS) Software conversion tools (translators, compilers, interpreters, and assemblers.

Within 2 months of hire:

  • Obtain RHCE (Red Hat Certified Engineer) or RHCA (Red Hat Certified Architect) certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS or PhD degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle

  • Knowledge of haproxy, keepalived, and HTTPD

Work Environment: This position operates in a professional office environment and uses standard office equipment.

Physical Demands:  The employee is required to remain in a stationary position for the majority of the time, move as necessary, operate computer, communicate and exchange information via telephone, text and email.

CliniComp, Intl. offers a competitive salary and exceptional benefits, including 100% of the premium for both employee and dependents on our HMO medical, dental, life and vision insurance plans; immediate 401(k) contribution with 25% company match, long-term disability plan, paid holidays and flex time off, education reimbursement, flexible spending accounts, Employee Assistance Program, and the opportunity to be part of an exciting established company, working in the dynamic field of health information technology.

CliniComp, Intl. is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. We comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act and consider reasonable accommodation measures that may be necessary for eligible applicants/employees to perform essential functions. EEO/AA/M/F/Veteran/Disabled

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