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Epic Ambulatory Analyst

Location: Renton, WA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 887940 Date posted: 07/02/2020
Description:


The role of an EpicCare Ambulatory Analyst may not vary too much by organization, but what can be different is the culture of the team you are a part of and the flexibility and variety of work you get to contribute to.  As a member of the Epic Clinical Application team at Kaiser Permanente Washington, this role will be able to bring skills and experience to the table that help to inform strategy and best practices.  The team supports each other by consulting on solutions, sharing knowledge, and stepping in when help is needed.  We have a strong work/life balance because we believe productivity comes from a team that is refreshed and ready to engage.  Though our work is almost entirely virtual, the team has been refining their collaboration tools over the years and is not new to the remote work life.  We are looking to expand our team with someone who enjoys continual growth, tackling new challenges, and stretching themselves into new spaces; then bringing that knowledge back to the team to share and educate. Our focus, as a mature Epic deployment of 17 years, is on optimizing our tools to provide better patient care while also optimizing the way we work together to achieve high quality, efficient, and sustainable solutions.


Work at the highest technical level of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming activities. Formulate and define system scope and objectives on small to mid-size projects. Devise or modify processes to solve problems, considering computer application structure, technical capacity and desired result. Prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be written or modified, and design, code, test, debug and document those programs. Provide guidance and training to less experienced analyst/programmers.



Essential Responsibilities:

  • Performs analysis, designing, coding, testing, documenting, implementing and maintenance tasks for complex requests and project impacts.
  • Participates on project teams with business users and other analyst/programmers. Assists in problem definition and resolution activities. May develop solution outlines. May be responsible for creating and monitoring project plans and schedules on small to mid-size projects.
  • Rotates on-call coverage with other team members. Troubleshoots and resolves production problems. Documents and communicates problem resolution to team members.
  • Completes assignments in an accurate and timely manner. Maintains and reports status on assigned tasks on a regular basis. Performs related duties as assigned or requested.  Assists in training other programmer/analysts and may review their work.
  • Interacts with customers to define, clarify and interpret system requirements for complex applications enhancements and projects.  Responsible for implementing system development projects and work requests.




  • *** This position is located in Washington. Relocation assistance NOT being offered


    Basic Qualifications:

    Experience

  • Minimum five (5) years of experience using and maintaining applications software.
    Education

  • Bachelor's degree OR a minimum four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
    License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A

     

    Additional Requirements:

  • Knowledge of specific languages and tools used in the applicable technical environment.
  • Understanding of computer programming languages and system design concepts.
  • Logic and analytical ability.
  • Communication, organizational, interpersonal and project management skills.
  • Specific systems, applications or business area knowledge and systems analysis, and design.

     

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Eight (8) years of experience programming, developing and maintaining applications software.
  • 8 years of Epic configuration and production support

  • EpicCare Ambulatory Certification
  • Primary Location: Washington,Renton,Renton Administration - Rainier 2715 Naches Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Information Technology Department: Information Technology-Department 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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