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Lead Network Engineer

About Providence

Providence, one of the US’s largest not-for-profit healthcare systems, is committed to high quality, compassionate healthcare for all. Driven by the belief that health is a human right and the vision, ‘Health for a better world’, Providence and its 120,000 caregivers strive to provide everyone access to affordable quality care and services.

Providence has a network of 52 hospitals, 1,000+ care clinics, senior services, supportive housing, and other health and educational services in the US. 

Providence India was established to bring to fruition the transformational shift of the healthcare ecosystem to Health 2.0. The India center will have focused efforts around healthcare technology and innovation, and play a vital role in driving digital transformation for Improved patient outcomes and experiences, caregiver efficiency, and running the business of Providence at scale.

Why Us?

  • Best In-class Benefits
  • Inclusive Leadership
  • Reimagining Healthcare
  • Competitive Pay
  • Supportive Reporting Relation


In this role, engineer is expected to develop and maintain Network security, DCI and WAN technologies used to inter-connect multiple Providence datacentres, cloud-connectivity, and office networks. The engineer will be responsible for building, optimizing, and maintaining DC network infrastructure by working on, Core switching, Internet circuits, dedicated WAN circuits, SDWAN technologies and cloud platforms. Troubleshooting, designing, and seamless execution are key to this role.


Roles & Responsibilities:

We are looking for:

  • Proven knowledge in Managing Cisco Nexus, ACI(spine/leaf), Juniper VCF infrastructure
  • Scripting skills to automate and execute fast seamless network changes
  • Experience with DDI setup and migration (Infoblox)
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP, UDP, traffic analysis
  • Efficient with troubleshooting till the RCA is found
  • Strong understanding of ACI- Spine/Leaf Architecture, SDN, SDWAN & Cloud computing or similar technologies
  • Routing experience OSPF, BGP, EIGRP must
  • Experience in Azure Environment (express route), VMs or similar cloud experience
  • Integration of newly acquired sites/DCs into Providence network seamlessly as part of Mergers and Acquisitions.
  • Recommendation on DC Internet Capacity/Circuit planning and forecasting.
  • Use of DevOps and Agile methodology to execute multiple, large projects in a cross functional environment



Additional Job Description:

  • Collaboration with global infrastructure teams, assessment of existing setup, work on roadmaps to standardize and cloud migration of existing setup.
  • Adherence and improving the best practices for the support and deployment of our infrastructure across the enterprise network stack (WAN, LAN, Wireless, Security, Load Balancer and DDI).
  • Leading effort to reduce and resolve production incidents.
  • Explore different ways of effective proactive monitoring and remediation efforts.
  • Suggestions of tools and process to streamline operational effort.
  • Advance understanding of monitoring technologies like SNMP, AppNeta , Wireshark, Flow Analysis.

We’d Love To See:

  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated learner who can develop creative solutions to simplify cloud connectivity and migration
  • Prior experience in next-generation network/product architecture design for large-scale network deployment for high-volume, high-availability health care centers
  • Understanding of IPSec, SSL, IDS/IPS Packet flow in firewalls
  • Understanding of different routing/switching technologies, and UNIX based knowledge
  • 7+ years of progressive experience in DC architecture, SDWAN, Internet architecture, routing, switching, load balancing and wan technologies

At Providence, we not only acknowledge differences but also honor it. We appreciate differences related to the following factors but not limited to background, education, gender, age, generation, religious background, ability, technical skills in all our employment related opportunities.

Health is a human right