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As medical offices, dental practices and hospitals shift to a paperless platform, the highly talented employees of NextGen Healthcare are helping to guide the way. We’re dedicated to improving patient care and reducing healthcare costs by providing innovative and award-winning technology systems and services as well as the highest standard of client satisfaction. Our extraordinary success has been built upon nearly 40 years pioneering the field of health information technology, and we are honored to have been recognized by numerous third-parties along the way. We have been ranked on Forbes list of America’s 100 Best Small Companies for 12 consecutive years, and, for the past three, garnered a prestigious spot on its list of America’s Fastest-growing Tech Companies alongside leading, Silicon Valley tech giants.

It’s an exciting time to join our dynamic team. If you are passionate about making a meaningful difference within the fast-growing and challenging environment of an industry leader, opportunities abound.

Title: DevOps Engineer

Department: Software development

Job Summary:

Work within the development organization to engineer infrastructure, tools, and best practices to improve client experience and operational efficiency. Work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and automate cloud applications, services, and infrastructure. Build and maintain tools to support the development and deployment of healthcare services in the cloud.


Job Responsibility:

Automate deployment of applications and infrastructure as part of the application development process.

Develop and support internal tools and services to integrate, deploy, and operate applications.

Work throughout the software development life cycle to ensure applications are scalable, available, efficient and performant.

Able to reason logically and creatively, identifying problems, drawing valid conclusions from the data available, and recommend effective solutions.

Skilled at breaking problems down into component parts, identifying the core issue, and applying existing and proven patterns to resolve.

Willing to constantly learn and take on new challenges.

Passion for quality and attention to detail

Able to distill technical concepts clearly and concisely for both discussion and documentation.



2-4 Years in Software development

1-3 Years of experience in a DevOps role supersedes experience in development and administration.



Experience in shell scripting and a language like Python.

Experience with configuration management tools like Ansible, Puppet, Chef, and containerization technologies. Docker, AWS is important.

Understanding of the Linux and Windows operating systems.

Experience managing and deploying windows or Linux applications and infrastructure.

Experience with relational and/or NoSQL databases like PostgreSQL and MongoDB



Experience with deploying and managing applications within public cloud providers like AWS

Built and tested software using Jenkins or similar continuous integration systems



Bachelor's Degree (four years’ college or technical school) Or equivalent work experience

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