JOB SUMMARY: Systems Design Engineer primary responsibilities will include the direct system support of assigned computer applications and projects. This support will require knowledge of application\system functionality, configuration parameters, web-based technologies, database management, data reporting, systems connectivity and integration of applications with other applications systems. Responsibilities will include strong background on environment setup, upgrade, updates, configuration, proactive monitoring, resolving complex issues, capacity planning and maintenance. This position will be dedicated to ongoing support of Epic environments, and third party systems.
Support will require strong UNIX skills, RDBMS platforms proficiency, working knowledge of SQL Server, ETL process and development, understanding of operating system concepts and programming background. Competent to work on most phases of database management, applications/systems analysis, interfaces and programming activities. Creates, installs and administers various database environments. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents, and maintain those programs. Designs may involve systems connectivity, web or system front-end user interface to new or existing database using a combination of below or other languages to make business/clinical applications accessible. This position will execute many of the same activities as the less-experienced analyst, but in addition, will typically lead, coordinate, work on more complex, larger and higher importance/impact projects.
Systems Design Engineer will participate in cross functional communications, meetings, and projects to promote hospital objectives for the purpose of providing patient care. Provides support and/or technical coordination of project processes and documentation. Participates in all phases of major projects; planning, preparing, maintaining and tracking project plans. Provides regular and accurate progress updates and status reports. Responsible for completion of a phase of a project.
REQUIREMENTS: This position requires a Bachelor's degree and a minimum five (5) years related IT experience as well as the following certification:
EPIC Certification within six (6) months of hire or transfer into position required.
Current open positions required certification:
Epic Client Systems Administrator (ECSA)
Cogito: Clarity\Caboodle ETL Administrator; Caboodle Developer and Data Model
Additional Epic Certifications a plus:
Data Courier Administrator and Chronicles Install Utilities
Operational Database Administrator (ODBA Cache)
Certificates or experience related in the following: UNIX, RDBMS, BOE, Cloverleaf, ASP.net, Graphic Design, Visual Basic, .Net, C#, MS SQL, Oracle, IIS, HTML, Active X,CSS, SSRS, SSAS, or SharePoint
POSITION DETAILS: Full time 80 hours per pay period, day shift.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area. Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Children’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units ac...hieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids. In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.