Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Systems Engineer II

Systems Engineer II

Job ID 
Regular Full-Time
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

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The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's.

Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education. Join us and make a difference!

The System Engineer II designs, builds, manages, and supports server, storage, monitoring, messaging, backup/BC/DR, and application environments.



  • Plans, designs, builds, manages, and supports solutions for Windows operating system (OS)  
  • Plans, designs, builds, manages, and supports solutions for Linux operating system (OS)  
  • Builds, manages, and supports solution for server virtualization  
  • Builds, manages, and supports data storage needs across all functions  
  • Builds, manages, and supports solutions for datacenters
  • Designs, builds, manages, and supports infrastructure applications across all functions
  • Designs, builds, manages, and supports back-up and disaster recovery systems
  • Designs, builds, manages, and supports monitoring tools  
  • Plans, designs,  builds, manages, and supports application deployment methodology  
  • Plans, design, builds, manages, and supports enterprise desktop environment
  • Design, builds, manages, and supports messaging infrastructure  
  • Plans, designs, builds, manages, and supports enterprise applications  
  • Plans, designs, builds, manages, and supports departmental applications


Education Required: High school education or equivalent
Education Preferred: BA/BS in related field
Years of relevant experience: 2-4 years of experience as a systems engineer

  • Able to rapidly solve IT systems problems that interfere with or disable  operations
  • Ability  to work independently and as part of a team as the situation requires.
  • Ability to identify and triage issues appropriately
  • Ability to communicate verbally in person and in writing in a clear, concise and professional manner
  • Ability to organize and  prioritize concurrent responsibilities and demands
  • Ability to use initiative and sound judgment in carrying out responsibilities
  • Ability to develop and maintain timelines for projects
  • Ability to build relationships while maintaining appropriate boundaries
  • Ability to work in a fast paced complex health care environment
  • Demonstrated customer service skills
  • Demonstrate initiative by advancing technical skills and sharing knowledge with others
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