Healthfirst System Analyst in New York, New York


Job Description Summary

The System Analyst within the Application Development team is responsible for designing and developing high performance data integration and work-flow solutions. The candidate will adhere to programming standards by following production, productivity, quality, and customer service standards; identifies work process improvements and implements new technology.

The individual at this level will embody Healthfirst’s Culture Drivers through his/her workplace behavior.

Job Description & Responsibilities:

  • The Programmer Analyst develops and translates designs and specifications into various systems following programming standards.

  • Demonstrates a proficiency in at MS-SQL development, tuning and administration, Application support built on .Net technologies, creating reports in Jasper. Knowledge of data integration and creating SSIS is a plus.

  • Participates in the analysis, definition and documentation of system requirements.

  • Leads the creation and documentation of solution designs that are in line with the existing Healthfirst technical environment.

  • Performs tests on various systems and units, creates test scenarios and performs code maintenance to ensure quality control standards are met.

  • Creates deployment packages and deployment related documentation.

  • Additional duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma.

  • Significant experience in the configuration of enterprise applications.

  • Application support background (within clinical application a plus).

  • Ability to troubleshoot an application built on a distributed architecture.

  • Business analysis – translate business requirements into technical specification. For example, design an integration by creating a spreadsheet to do data mapping. Another example is to write out detailed requirements such as business rules and triggers within the application.

  • Reporting background – ability to write simple SQL queries to create reports using Jasper.

  • SQL development skills – ability to write stored procedures, triggers and process log files.

  • Standard Windows and SQL management skills – i.e., archive log files, restart services, code promotion.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.

  • Experience with Casenet TruCare or other clinical applications.

  • Experience with the Scaled Agile Framework.

  • Experience with configuration management.

Compliance & Regulatory Responsibilities: N/A

License/Certification: N/A

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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