Dallas, Texas

Job Description

The Manager IT Engineering Operations provides day to day direction and vision to the AMN Engineering Team for the corporate data center infrastructure and server technologies; Ensuring availability and performance of the corporate applications and systems, establishing, and maintaining security practices consistent with AMN Policies and Procedures, and managing the day-to-day data center and server/storage operations including security and performance and efficiency.

Job Tasks:
  • Work with business partners to maintain adherence to established SLAs and produce reports on performance metrics
  • Maintain business partnerships with application product owners and application operations groups to ensure alignment of project results with business requirements
  • Maintain compliance of server/storage technologies and installed applications related to security standards, SOX, and Joint Commission, or other governing bodies and regulations. This includes access control and security set up and configuration.
  • Consistently implement AMN's enterprise application hosting strategy
  • Maintain operational plans for staffing, operational metrics, proactive alerting, dashboards, capacity, and SLAs
  • Maintain fixed asset control records
  • Participates in the maintenance and implementation of the Enterprise DR plan
  • Develop direct reports through effective communication, feedback, performance management and coaching to ensure optimal results
  • Identifies and implements large scale process optimization initiatives to ensure department service excellence, operational efficiency and innovative technology strategies.
  • Coordinates daily operational data center activities, including monitoring uptime, performance, backup, upgrades, patches, software releases and ongoing break/fix activities
  • Drives proactive management and avoidance of service affecting issues through metrics and dashboards
  • Proactively implement capacity additions to ensure availability for new initiatives
  • Manage team efforts to support AMN Development and other Project Teams through infrastructure provisioning
  • Implement established AMN DataCenter Engineering Team priorities relative to AMN business goals and initiatives.
  • Establish and maintain DataCenter Engineering Team staffing and scheduling and On-Call rotation coverages ensuring 24x7 application and systems availability
  • Coordinate and direct efforts to resolve incidents escalated by Service Desk
  • Provides escalation support for Help Desk tickets, including advanced server system investigation including error reporting, event logs, problem replication
  • Drives root cause analysis for any significant service interruption
  • Serves as 'Severity One' Incident Manager in rotation

Internal Customers & Partners
  • All AMN departments/divisions/locations
  • AMN IT Development and Project Teams

External Customers
  • Vendors
  • Clients
  • Other external business partners

Systems/Technologies
  • VMWare (server virtualization)
  • HPe Server Technology
  • HPe Storage Area Network (SAN)
  • Hosting all AMN server-based applications including AMIE, PSFT, Web, TIBCO
  • Data Center Operation
  • VDI (Citrix)
  • Remote DataCenter Operations (Remote Lights Out Management)
  • Active Directory/Azure AD

  • Respect • Passion • Continuous Improvement • Trust • Customer Focus • Innovation

AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer

We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

We value professionalism in everything we do - this includes the professional presence we project as we interact with internal and external customers.

Dallas, Texas

AMN Healthcare is the innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare’s workforce solutions - including managed services programs and recruitment process outsourcing - enable providers to successfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency and improve patient outcomes within the rapidly evolving healthcare environment. The Company provides unparalleled access to the largest network of quality clinicians and physicians through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. Clients include acute-care hospitals, government facilities, community health centers and clinics, physician practice groups and many other healthcare settings. For more information, visit http://www.amnhealthcare.com or http://jobs.amncareers.com/ to learn about AMN career opportunities.