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Unified Communications Engineer

Dallas, Texas
9 Sep 2022

About Employer Direct Healthcare

Employer Direct Healthcare is focused on giving access to quality & affordable healthcare for our members. We understand and have experienced the challenges of navigating specialized healthcare and we are dedicated to making a change.

We partner with large self-funded employers to create a benefit program for specialized care. We connect with high-quality providers to give our members peace of mind when going into surgery. And we support our members by helping them navigate the tricky aspects of healthcare; whether that be selecting a doctor, scheduling appointments, or following up after a procedure has been completed to make sure our members are feeling better.

About You:

  • You have a drive and AMBITION to tackle big problems. Big problems required big ideas and a team that supports new ideas.
  • You CARE deeply for your customers. Your customers aren't just the individuals using your product. They are the driving factor in your motivation to make a change.
  • You thrive in a TEAM ENVIRONMENT. Collaboration is key in innovation and creating change.
  • A DIVERSE environment is incredibly important to you. You understand and desire to be a part of a diverse team with different experiences and perspectives & you cherish the differences in each individual that you interact with.
  • You are DETAIL ORIENTED, but more so, focus on the execution of your content while balancing a fast-paced environment.
  • You understand that PROGRESS is critical to making change. You take the time to celebrate the small and big wins. Understanding that each improvement to a process helps move towards a greater change.
  • INTEGRITY guides you in life. Focusing on the truth versus just giving people the answers they want to hear.

If this sounds like you, we would love to connect to speak further about career opportunities at Employer Direct Healthcare.

Please apply to our role & someone from our HR Team will reach out to help you navigate our interview process.

Unified Communications Engineer

At Employer Direct Healthcare, democratizing healthcare means facilitating equal access to high quality care at fair prices for our membership, without regard to age, ability, gender, geography, race, color, sexual orientation, identity, religion or socio-economic status. As the leader in our space, we understand that being a diverse, equitable and inclusive organization is key driver of our success, and fosters innovation, growth, creativity, and accountability. Our company is growing, and we are looking for a Unified Communications Engineer. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for the management and maintenance of all telephony, chat, conferencing equipment including end points. Engineer will be responsible for supporting the operation, maintenance and repairs to the communication platforms, and its related software and network components.


  • Provide superior customer service utilizing a high-touch, customer centric approach focused on collaboration and communication.
  • IP Telephony (Voice over IP) environment to ensure maximum availability and functionality for business operations.
  • Windows 10 and Office 365 experience
  • Knowledge and experience with telecommunications and principles related to Nice InContact, CX One or similar platform, must have experience configuring IVR from backend.
  • Knowledge and experience with telecommunications and principles related to Microsoft Exchange and Teams.
  • Analyze, design, implement and support unified communications solutions to meet the technical and business requirements, including best practice voice collaboration in the EDH space.
  • Act as the subject matter expert for Unified Communications to support business requirements, Provide Tier 3 Team escalation and interface w/ Vendors to resolve all issues as needed.
  • Pilot emerging technologies to maintain and increase the business's competitive advantage, run projects from end to end related to telephony, chat or email.
  • Maintain system documentation and knowledge base articles for the support of each system.
  • Develop and implement training materials.
  • Must have good communications skills and a relentless drive for customer experience.
  • This role requires an onsite office presence of at least 50%


  • B. S. in Computer Science, MIS, or related field; or 5+ years of related work experience
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in an UC and/or Telephony environment
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assigned work according to business need and priorities
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to perform root cause analysis
  • Self-managed; ability to work well independently and in a global team environment
  • Business acumen, and the ability to communicate to business domain stakeholders and technical staff alike


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave

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  • Job Reference: 708119609-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Employer Direct Healthcare
  • Location: Dallas, Texas
  • Salary: On Application