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At Fred Hutch, we believe that the innovation, collaboration, and rigor that result from diversity and inclusion are critical to our mission of eliminating cancer and related diseases. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an antiracist organization. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, antiracism, and inclusion.
The Application Support Engineer II will be responsible for the deployment, administration, issue management and vendor management of a variety of purchased and custom-built applications in support of Center Information Technology (CIT), partners and stakeholders.
Under supervision, the Application Support Engineer II will proactively contribute to the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of applications that support core organizational functions and complete routine assignments and/or project tasks. The Application Support Engineer II works closely with peers to provide application support for issues, is responsible for monitoring, maintaining, supporting, upgrading, and optimizing applications to help identify, resolve, and communicate issues and resolution, assisting in the implementation of project requirements. The engineer works closely with vendors to escalate issues as needed, to ensure successful communication to stakeholders and resolution.
The Application Support Engineer II will join the Research and Enterprise Applications Department (READ), a team that focuses on protecting critical clinical and enterprise applications and assets through technology upgrades, modernization, and management. As a group, we treat each other with respect, work collaboratively, maintain open communication, focus on our customers, and challenge ourselves and each other to grow, try new things and take risks. The Application Support Engineer reports to the Application Support Supervisor.
Evening and/or weekend work may occasionally be required.
Fred Hutch has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccine requirement, with exceptions only for approved medical or religious accommodations.
As a condition of employment, newly hired employees must provide proof of vaccination or initiate the accommodations process before their first day of employment.
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and antiracism in your career or that will be made through your work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.