IT Environment Management Engineer-Project Coordination (Job Number: 014262) US-IL-Lincolnshire Description At Walgreens, we help people get, stay and live well. That’s our core purpose and the difference we make in people’s lives every day. Our purpose has shaped the direction of our company since Charles R. Walgreen Sr. founded his first drugstore in 1901, and it still does today.
Our team members make that purpose come to life in our more than 8,000 stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, in our call centers, distribution centers, clinics, specialty pharmacies, infusion and respiratory service locations and corporate offices. In fact, those daily demonstrations of our purpose have helped Walgreens become an industry leader and a household name.
Walgreens has something for everyone who wants to build a successful career. Here, you’ll find supportive co-workers, an innovative environment and the tools you need to expand your skills, help build healthy communities and advance your career.
Responsible for preparing and implementing engineering solutions for environment management (development and test) environments. Supports the needs of the onshore and offshore application development, testing and operations model. Responsible for maintaining key performance measures including environment uptime and environment provisioning metrics.
Request Management: Prepares engineering plans for environment management requests and projects. Prepares and recommends environment design and changes.
Ensures work is completed per engineering plans and per department strategy.
Collects data for development of a long and short term strategies.
Support: Ensures availability of environments. Supports the pre-production support team with technical knowledge and the knowledge of the environments.
Understands and drives the current technology needs by provisioning and enabling the required environment needs and request according to the department strategy.
Collects environment data and prepares engineering plans to optimize environment needs.
Maintains an inventory of equipment, space within the environments.
Maintenance: Coordinates engineering plans for maintenance activities on environments. Performs continuous process improvement and standardization of services including: increasing virtualization footprint, and standardizing processes and tools to manage environments.
Collects operational metrics and prepares environment utilization reports.
Performs continuous process improvement and standardization of services including: increasing virtualization footprint, and standardizing processes and tools to manage environments. *LI-DM1
Qualifications Basic Qualifications & Interests
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and at least 7 years of experience in engineering hardware and software environments OR High School Diploma/GED and at least 12 years of experience in engineering hardware and software environments.
At least 5 years of experience in supporting and building applications.
At least 5 years of experience in testing development environments.
At least 3 years of experience in coordinating work across IT departments.
Available on call 24x7. Preferred Qualifications & Interests
At least 2 years of experience with building and maintaining virtualized environments.
Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
Intermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: applying a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font).
Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks, page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns).
Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Project (for example: adding resources to a project, assigning resources to a task, leveling resources across task, assigning costs to a tasks, tracking percent complete, start, and finish dates, and/or viewing progress through the Gantt chart or report).
Experience with Remedy.
Knowledge of Continuous Process Improvement and metrics via LEAN or Six Sigma.
Experience leading sourced resources model.
At Walgreens, we help people get, stay and live well. That is our core purpose and the difference we make in people's lives every day. Our...