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IT Consultant - Cogito Analytics

Location: Pleasanton, CA Job Number: 893375 Date posted: 08/19/2020

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Description:
This individual level contributor is primarily responsible for serving as a liaison between users and IT, defining business processes, and participating as a technical contributor on project teams.

As a Cogito IT Consultant, you will participate in various aspects of the Cogito (Caboodle & SlicerDicer) development lifecycle which includes estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment and support.  You will partner with various groups within IT to service our business leaders and to represent the CDTS - KPHC Cogito team. As Team member, must be a results oriented self starter individual who can effectively navigate within the complex organization within the region and across multiple portfolios. The individual will be accountable deliverables with complex programs and programs that require integration of a number of capabilities across national and regional organizations. Work inside a team with strong knowledge of Epic-s Clarity & Caboodle data environments. Successful candidates will have a proven track record of partnering effectively with customers in delivering results in complex situations and have the proven ability to establish a strong and trusting relationship with business leaders and IT stakeholders. The individual must have solid problem solving skills combined with the ability to manage effectively with ambiguous requirements.


Essential Responsibilities:
  • Completes work assignments by applying up-to-date knowledge in subject area to meet deadlines; following procedures and policies, and applying data and resources to support projects or initiatives; collaborating with others, often cross-functionally, to solve business problems; supporting the completion of priorities, deadlines, and expectations; communicating progress and information; identifying and recommending ways to address improvement opportunities when possible; and escalating issues or risks as appropriate.
  • Pursues self-development and effective relationships with others by sharing resources, information, and knowledge with coworkers and customers; listening, responding to, and seeking performance feedback; acknowledging strengths and weaknesses; assessing and responding to the needs of others; and adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback.
  • Develops requirements for process or system solutions within assigned business domain(s) by interfacing stakeholders and appropriate IT teams (for example, Solutions Delivery, Infrastructure, Enterprise Architecture).
  • Develops an understanding of and executes requirements gathering methodologies to identify business, functional, and non-functional requirements (for example, SMART) within designated business domain.
  • Assists in the development and documentation of comprehensive business cases to assess the costs, benefits, ROI, and Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of proposed solutions.
  • Supports the evolution of applications, systems, and/or processes to a desired future state by building and leveraging an up to date understanding of how current processes impact business operations for assigned domain(s).
  • Maps current state against future state processes.
  • Identifies the impact of requirements on upstream and downstream solution components.
  • Provides recommendations to team or department leadership on how to integrate requirements with current systems and business processes for assigned domain(s).
  • Identifies value gaps and opportunities for process enhancements or efficiencies.
  • Supports solution design by researching how to help translate requirements into workable business solutions.
  • Identifies and recommends additional data and/or services needed to address key business issues related to process or solutions design.
  • Supports the evaluation of third-party vendors as directed.
  • Recommends regional and/or national process improvements which align with sustainable best practices, and the strategic and tactical goals of the business.
  • Supports continuous process improvement by participating in the development, implementation, and maintenance of standardized tools, templates, and processes across assigned business domain(s).
  • Minimum Qualifications:



    • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, CIS or related field and Minimum three (3) years experience in IT consulting, business analysis, or a related field. Additional equivalent work experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.



     


    Preferred Qualifications:



    • Two (2) years experience working for an IT organization

    • One (1) year experience working on projects or programs requiring the integration of cross-functional technology and/or business solutions.

    • One (1) year experience in workflow analysis, including the use of modeling software (e.g., Visio).

    • One (1) year experience in business case analysis

    • Two (2) years experience working on project or technical teams.

    • Two (2) years work experience requiring the development of technical documents or presentations.

    • One (1) year of work experience in a role requiring interaction with senior leadership (e.g., Director level and above)

    • Two (2) years consulting experience in clinical administration.

    Primary Location: California,Pleasanton,Pleasanton Tech Cntr Building F 5810 Owens Dr. Additional Locations: Kaiser Permanente Building 500 NE Multnomah St., 500 NE Multnomah St., Portland,Oregon, 97232
    West Annex - Parsons 74 N. Pasadena Ave., 74 N. Pasadena Ave., Pasadena,California, 91103
    Greenwood Plaza IT, 6560 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Greenwood Village,Colorado, 80111
    Pershing Point Plaza IT, 1375 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta,Georgia, 30309
    New Carrollton Administration 4000 Garden City Dr., 4000 Garden City Dr., Hyattsville,Maryland, 20785
    Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 4:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Non-Union, Non-Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Information Technology Specialty: IT Consulting Department: CDTS - KPHC Clarity / Cogito Support Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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