Sr. Applications/Systems Analyst, EPIC Cadence/Grand Central

Information Systems Worcester, Massachusetts


Description

Position at UMass Memorial Health Care

Everyone Is a Caregiver.

At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000 employees, working together as one health care system. And everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part, everyday.

Requisition # 213714 
Title: Sr. Applications/Systems Analyst 
Department: Information Services
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center, 100 Front Street, Worcester, MA.

Position Summary:

Leads and coordinates all aspects of major I.S. Applications projects in multi-platform environments, from the definition of the clients’ needs to the delivery of the complete applications package, with procedures and documentation, to the Data Center for production. Responsible for the selection or development, implementation, testing, documentation, maintenance and utilization of applications software to effectively support the clinical or business information systems needs of assigned clients.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Leads or performs studies to develop a clear understand of clients’ clinical or business processes, and corresponding information systems needs. Analyzes existing reports, procedures, systems and controls. Conducts feasibility studies and cost/benefit analyses.
  • Designs clinical and business information systems to meet clients’ needs. Develops detailed conceptual designs/specifications which define the scope and objectives, and functional and reporting requirements. Develops application level specifications for systems performance, systems integration and data base design. Produces data flow diagrams. Devises and modifies procedures. Performs and leads studies of the impact of major systems conversions.
  • Apprises client of I.S. design issues, ensuring that the client is informed of alternatives, the results of cost/benefit analysis, and the problematic implications of changes under consideration.
  • Determines the appropriate means for the delivery of necessary applications software, whether through the acquisition of available products or through the development of custom applications software.
  • Develops and produces custom applications software. Prepares detailed specifications from which software will be written. Writes programs using a variety of programming languages.

Position Qualifications:

License/Certification/Education:

Required: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent is required.

Experience/Skills Required:

  • Over 5 years and up to and including 7 years of experience.
  • Must be able to work off hours and participate in on-call rotation.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience which provides proficiency in the areas of responsibility listed in this description may be substituted for the above requirements.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Standards of Respect: