Mount Sinai Careers

DevOps Engineer I - Clinical Innovation - Full Time

New York, New York
Allied Health

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal. 

Clinical Innovation - REQ #2260034

DevOps Engineer I 


Role & Responsibilities:

The DevOps Engineer will work primarily on the Sinai Central enterprise application as well as vendor provided tools and open source software used to support Sinai Central. Sinai Central is a web based, custom developed application that is the front end to a number of backend ERP applications.  

The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for the installation and configuration of the application and tools across multiple environments, including Production, Backup, Disaster Recovery, Development, and Test.  Servers include Application (Jetty), Web (Apache), and Database (Oracle) servers which can be physical or virtual.  

The DevOps Engineer will also contribute to the development of the application, and is required to have complex web application development experience. The candidate should be able to quickly understand and retool software already written. 

The applications are delivered to the Mount Sinai community through a web interface. Currently the programs are written in event-driven JavaScript/XML on an Application Server. The implementation of JavaScript in our server is specific and therefore the ability to adapt new concepts is more important than a skill in any specific area.


Education: Bachelor Degree in computer science, or equivalent (training / experience)

Minimum 5 years real world DevOps and Programming experience building and maintaining complex systems, and automating, installing and configuration of software, e.g. Linux, Apache,  Jetty, Oracle DB 11g, Jira, Confluence. 

xcellent hands-on knowledge of programming languages and technologies, e.g. JavaScript, Java, Java Applets, PL/SQL, XML/XSLT, HTML/DHTML, Web Services, Linux, CSS, jQuery, AJAX, JSON, JSONP, PHP, Python, PERL, Ruby.    

Understanding of relational databases and SQL. 

Detailed working knowledge of networking and control access to hosting environments. 

Work collaboratively with the development team to deploy and operate our systems. 

Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies. 

Ability to optimally design data models.

Ability to perform analysis, design, and construct advanced applications.

Ability to write efficient maintainable code.

Should have a high level of front end design expertise.

Ability to design widgets and components.

Understanding of revision control software.

Outstanding communication, analytical and organizational skills.

Capable of adapting quickly to new technologies and related requests.

Experience with full life cycle development (i.e. user requirement gathering, design, implementation and support).

Experience with JIRA ticketing system and Confluence Content Management System is a plus.
     Hospital/Research experience/exposure is a plus.

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.


We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 


Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 


Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.


Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.


The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 


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