Evolent Health Director- IT Environment Management in Chicago, Illinois

It’s Time For A Change…

Your Future Evolves Here

Evolent Health has a bold mission to change the health of the nation by changing the way health care is delivered. Our pursuit of this mission is the driving force that brings us to work each day. We believe in embracing new ideas, challenging ourselves and failing forward. We respect and celebrate individual talents and team wins. We have fun while working hard and Evolenteers often make a difference in everything from scrubs to jeans.

Are we growing? Absolutely—56.7% in year-over-year revenue growth in 2016. Are we recognized? Definitely. We have been named one of “Becker’s 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” in 2016 and 2017, and one of the “50 Great Places to Work” in 2017 by Washingtonian, and our CEO was number one on Glassdoor’s 2015 Highest-Rated CEOs for Small and Medium Companies. If you’re looking for a place where your work can be personally and professionally rewarding, don’t just join a company with a mission. Join a mission with a company behind it.

Who You’ll Be Working With:

You will be working in IT Production Operations team where your colleagues are engaged in integration engineering, database administration, service management, release management and production monitoring functions.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • You will guide, mentor and manager Release Manager as well as Release & Service Engineer(s)

  • You will prioritize environment management related tasks including deployments and configs related work

  • You will manage Problem Review Board and participate in Change Advisory Board as a CAB member.

  • You will be accountable for developing environment strategy plan, maintaining environment calendar, building environment maps and publish environment usage and status reports for CORE and non-CORE applications and services.

  • You will be responsible for managing environment build requests, change requests, environment conflict and dependencies.

  • You will Build, Reserve, Refresh, Reuse & Reclaim environments for project use as a mechanism to optimize our infrastructure resources

  • You will collaborate with engineering teams, business stakeholders, and internal IT Prod Ops resources to align services supporting a continuous delivery and continuous integration methodology.

  • You will build effective working relationships with multiple stakeholders across the organization

The Experience You’ll Need (Required):

  • 4-6 years of experience in production administration or release management function

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to understand application architecture including upstream and downstream data flows

  • Knowledge and experience in operationalizing build and test tools

  • Proven experience in build, refresh & reuse of lower environments

  • Flexibility - responsibilities may require evening and weekend work.

  • Experience working with and guiding on and off-shore resources

Finishing Touches (Preferred):

  • Any experience you have in using PowerShell for automation purpose is big plus.

Evolent Health is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.