Engineer III - Linux & Cloud (Hybrid Work Schedule)

Date: Nov 27, 2022

Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA, US

Company: Inland Empire Health Plans

Job Requisition ID: 7757 


Position Summary/Position


Under the direction of the Manager, Compute & Collaboration, the Engineer III - Linux & Cloud would be responsible for helping in the design, configuration, and maintenance of IEHP’s virtualized RHEL, Oracle Linux, and other Linux based systems. This role will also be responsible for design, configuration, implementation, and maintenance of IEHP’s Azure environment. 

Major Functions (Duties and Responsibilities)


1. Ensure effective daily operations of IEHP’s Linux based systems.
2. Run virtualized Linux based systems within a VMware environment.
3. Process changes to system software and hardware so that performance meets company’s objectives and maintain SLA’s in accordance with change management policy.
4. Implement and maintain anti-virus for Linux based systems like RPM, DEB, etc.
5. Setup and maintain Satellite or similar tools for patching and maintaining Linux based systems.
6. Manage and apply necessary system security access.
7. Analyze performance indicators to ensure that systems are operating efficiently.
8. Build and maintain Linux based servers and associated applications in a highly available, scalable, and secure environment.
9. Manage and maintain IEHP’s Azure environment 
10. Provide support, troubleshooting, and design of our Azure cloud environment. 
11. Utilize knowledge of cloud-based platforms as an extension of the Linux based server environment.
12. Perform root cause analysis for Linux based servers.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Leading: Guides Others

Experience Qualifications


Eight (8) or more years of hands-on experience working with Linux based systems and Azure environments. Linux: Five plus (5+) years of experience in administration of Linux or Unix-like computer operating system assembled under the model of free and open-source software development and distribution. Demonstrated experience with Apache Tomcat, often referred to as Tomcat Server.

Preferred Experience


Experience working in the Healthcare Industry will be an added advantage.

Education Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field or similar technical field from an accredited institution required.

Professional Certification


Red Hat Certified preferred.

Drivers License Required

Yes, must have a valid California Driver's License.

Knowledge Requirement


Strong knowledge of VMware’s Tanzu platform. Strong knowledge of storage and security administration, in addition to load balancing and application of appropriate security measures.

Skills Requirement


Strong planning, organization, critical thinking, decision-making and communication (verbal and written) skills. Ability to plan, organize and document complex system design activities and to configure systems to be consistent with operational policies/procedures.  Ability to communicate technical/complex information both verbally and in writing, as well as perform multiple tasks concurrently and respond to emergency situations effectively. 

Abilities Requirement


Team player and ability to work well with others.

Commitment to Team Culture


The IEHP Team environment requires a Team Member to participate in the IEHP Team Culture. A Team Member demonstrates support of the Culture by developing professional and effective working relationships that include elements of respect and cooperation with Team Members, Members and associates outside of our organization.

Work Model Location


Physical Requirements

Keyboarding: Traditional - FREQUENTLY
Keyboarding: 10-Key - FREQUENTLY
Keyboarding: Touch-Screen - FREQUENTLY
Near Visual Acuity - FREQUENTLY
Communicate: Information/ideas verbally - FREQUENTLY
Regular contacts: co-workers, supervisor - FREQUENTLY
Understand and follow direction - FREQUENTLY
Regular and reliable attendance - CONSTANTLY
Hearing: One-on-One - FREQUENTLY

A reasonable salary expectation is between $118,248.00  - $150,779.20, based upon experience and internal equity.


Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) is the largest not-for-profit Medi-Cal and Medicare health plan in the Inland Empire. We are also one of the largest employers in the region. With a provider network of more than 7,000 and a team of more than 2,500 employees, IEHP provides quality, accessible healthcare services to more than 1.5 million members. And our Mission, Vision, and Values help guide us in the development of innovative programs and the creation of an award winning workplace. As the healthcare landscape is transformed, we’re ready to make a difference today and in the years to come. Join our Team and make a difference with us! IEHP offers a competitive salary and a benefit package with a value estimated at 35% of the annual salary, including medical, dental, vision, team bonus, and state pension plan.


Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles