Providence Health & Services Senior Clinical Informatics Engineer: Health Information Exchange in Alaska
Providence St. Joseph Health is calling a Senior Clinical Informatics Engineer PSJH to any of our locations in AK, WA, OR, MT, CA and or TX.
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We are seeking a Senior Clinical Informatics Engineer: Health Information Exchange who will be key contributor to the team and provides technical insight and guidance to leadership. The Senior Engineer turns business and technical requirements into a plan of action and helps drive the team to deliver a succesful outcome. The successful candidate can determine and organize the engineering work required to achieve the desired outcome of the effort and work with the supervisors and team members to distribute the work appropriately. The Senior Engineer is accountable for the success of efforts overall and works diligently to ensure all the engineering work required has been identified and assigned properly.
The Senior Engineer organizes and manages the engineering of large and long-term projects and initiatives by collaborating with architects and business teams to drive clarity and manage expectations. The successful candidate can successfully integrate the efforts of all teams within IS to effectively and efficiently produce the desired solution. The Senior Engineer determines the scope of work for more junior team member which includes identifing, clarifing, and providing guidance on the efforts required. As a key contributor to IS efforts, the Senior Engineer has a significant impact on the business and the IS organization. Also, the Senior Engineer is a leader in the effort to increase IS technical capabilities and quality while also helping lowering costs.
The successful candidate is comfortable presenting technical information, project status, and other information in team, department, or project status meetings. Also, the Senior Engineer is responsible for sharing information through training and mentoring of others in the department.
The Senior Engineer is required to have advanced analytical skills and expert-level skills in at least one area of technology. This role requires a broad knowledge of technology and software development in addition to areas of expertise. The successful candidate has an excellent knowledge of architecture, systems level design principles, and distributed design and is capable of systems-level design and partitioning of designs into components. The successful candidate preferrably has experience building solutions involving one or more of the major cloud service providers. Also, a Senior Engineer must have intermediate to advanced programming skills in at least two languages.The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience working in an Agile development environment with geographically distributed teams.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Deliver design documents, software programs, scripts, configuration files, and other programming artifacts as needed to implement solutions.
Provide training and mentoring to other team members on high-level design, implementation design, and coding skills and best practices.
Provide leadership and technical management of solutioning efforts, including projects and initiatives. Ensure that all Engineering participants involved in such efforts have clarity of role and expectations in effort.
Research and investigate new capabilities of cloud services and other technologies. Provide timely insight and advice to leadership team to permit the leveraging of these technologies in future plans.
Assist in gathering, clarifying, and documenting requirements of solutions. Work collaboratively with architects and other engineers to determine potential gaps and alternative solutions.
Ensure that all designs are aligned with the organization's standards and policies and that designs are reviewed properly.
Ensure that code is reviewed properly for adherence to security policies and coding best practices.
Provide assistance with troubleshooting issues escalated to engineering including on-call assistance for top priority incidents.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems OR equivalent education/experience
5 years In software developer and IT automation role
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or equivalent education/experience.
Certified Developer or Certified Architect of a major cloud service.
4 years as Agile team member or coordinator, such as Scrum Master.
Familiarity with at least one of these interface standards: FHIR, HL7, IHE, SOAP, REST Web Services
About the department you will serve.
Providence Shared Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for our Providence family of organizations across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.
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Job Category: Analytics/Business Intelligence
Other Location(s): Montana, California, Washington, Oregon, Texas, Alaska
Req ID: 312412