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ServiceNow Senior Engineer

CommonSpirit Health IT Services Englewood, Colorado
Requisition ID 2022-247701 Employment Type Full Time Department Information Technology Hours/Pay Period 80 Shift Day Weekly Schedule Monday - Friday (8:00am - 5:00pm) Remote Yes Category Information Technology

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

A Senior System Engineer possesses advanced administration capability and is able to design, build, and customize ServiceNow applications and services. The Senior System Engineer has a software development background that will be enhanced by ServiceNow System Administration, ServiceNow Advanced System Administration, Scripting in ServiceNow, and Application Creation in ServiceNow. The Senior Software Engineer strives to improve the user experience by implementing and/or enhancing applications of high complexity/enterprise wide cross functional program or project.  They perform application build and configuration management functions or work directly with Software Development Engineers by writing technical specification documents for development, perform testing, and/or perform configuration management for the implementation, enhance or upgrades solutions on remise or in a cloud hosted environment.  

The Senior Software Engineer acts as a subject matter expert in design, configuration and building on multiple projects, engaged in enterprise wide projects.  The Senior Software Engineer leads efforts on documentation that describe process and procedures relating to the solution and transition operational support to Technical Analysts. 

  • Designs, configures, tests, implements, and maintains solutions and may lead others on the team through the effort.
  • Responsible for delivering project assignments of high complexity which includes application design, and configuration.
  • Interacts with the customer user community in a courteous and professional manner to secure business requirements; perform technical requirements translation to meet business objectives.
  • Participates or may leads the Product Release management functions which may include developing test plans, perform test plans, facilitating with end user for end user acceptance testing and may develop application validation scripts for ongoing operations team.
  • May be responsible for taking on-call on a regular basis
  • Interacts with business teams to develop application requirements and installation plans.
  • Participates or May lead efforts to ensure to ensure application standards, policies, and procedures exist.
  • Participates or May lead transition to operations functions to Technical Analysts resources for successful ongoing operational support.
  • Participate or may lead in peer reviews of single facility or application focused configuration work to ensure it aligns to the business and technical requirements.
  • Participates or may lead in application management activities for a single functional area to achieve project objectives.
  • Participates or may lead in product lifecycle management, end user enhancement requests of high complexity, and technical aspects of the modules/applications that are assigned.
  • Provides administrative, application configuration, performs unit and integration testing for highly complex projects) or functional areas of larger projects or programs.
  • Researches and recommends appropriate application management best practices, and tools.
  • Responds to end user problems and develops/maintains strong, positive working relationships with the end user community.
  • Assists in documenting business and system processes and procedures through the use of industry standard process flow and flow charting techniques.
  • Participates in developing training materials and training users on system functionality.
  • Participates in Application feasibility and selection processes.
  • Participates or may lead in designing system specifications, standards, and configuration.
  • Documents and demonstrates solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, solution configuration and design.
  • Protects the organization by keeping information confidential and safe.
  • May be pulled into highly complex high severity issue management in rare situations.


Bachelor’s degree or equivalent knowledge and skills obtained through a combination of education, training, and experience in a Healthcare environment.

10+ years’ experience working in IT as an Application Systems Analyst or Technical analyst type role.

2 or more relevant technical/professional certifications preferred.

ServiceNow System Admin (CSA)

ServiceNow Application Developer (CAD)

Excellent writing/documentation and communication skills

Fast learner, quality consciousness and committed to providing exceptional customer service

Knowledge of troubleshooting hardware and software Experience working with project life cycle or project management methodologies required.

6 or more years’ experience application support, implementation or development experience with applications in a hospital or medical related industry is required.

Expert level understanding and comfort leading business and technology partners through a structured deployment and/or implementation life cycle and support model. This includes technical requirement gather, specification development and creation of design and system test plans.

Advanced understanding of technology projects and concepts as they relate to high level business objectives and ability to present those concepts to both IT And non-IT Audiences in concise and easily understandable manner is required.

Advanced oral and written communication skills capable of communicating at executive levels within the organization is required. This includes the ability to present highly technical concepts, solutions, and issues in a manner business leaders can leverage to support their business vision.

Exceptional presentation, technical writing and documentation skills are required.

Capacity to leverage strong analytical and complex problem solving skills to recommend solutions.

Proven abilities in problem management, process analysis and root cause analysis is required.

 Proven interpersonal and relationship building skills, with the ability to manage up, down and across levels of the organization is required. Ability to work independently and in a complex, matrixed and virtual team environment is required.

Operational understanding and ability to work in a complex and matrix oriented team environment

Ability to handle multiple moderate to complex projects, set priorities, schedule and meet deadlines is required.

Strong command of key productivity applications: Google Workspace, Microsoft Visio,

Operational knowledge of interfaces/EDI, APIs, and evolving technology is desired.

Ability to lead discussions with application and project team(s) to define testing scenarios and scripts in alignment with customer and system requirements is a desired skill.

A compensation range of $93,000 - $121,000 is the reasonable estimate that CommonSpirit in good faith believes it might pay for this particular job based on the circumstances at the time of posting. CommonSpirit may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range as permitted by law. 

While you’re busy impacting the healthcare industry, we’ll take care of you with benefits that include health/dental/vision, FSA, matching retirement plans, paid vacation, adoption assistance, annual bonus eligibility and more! 






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