Kaiser Permanente Applications Systems Programming Analyst III in SEATTLE, Washington

Title: Applications Systems Programming Analyst III Location: WA - Seattle-Renton-GH Campus - Southwest Job Number: 172238

We're looking for motivated IT professionals with a desire to apply their innovative attitude towards improving the IT tools we use to care for our patients here at Kaiser Permanente Washington. As a member of our Epic Security and Migration Control team you'll have the opportunity to improve the quality of care for our patients by making sure that our care providers and support staff have the ability to fully use the stable and accurate medical record.

In this position you will:

• Provide technical expertise in applications systems analysis and programming • Work with business and clinical leaders • Prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be written or modified • Analyze data and prepare it for end user consumption.

Overview of Role:

Work at the highest technical level of all phases of applications systems analysis and configuration activities in Epic. Formulate and define system scope and objectives on medium to large projects. Devise or modify processes to solve problems, considering computer application structure, technical capacity and desired result. Work with business and clinical stakeholders to prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be written or modified, and design, code, test, debug and document those programs. You will provide guidance and training to less experienced analysts/programmers.

The ideal candidate:

Is motivated and focused on contributing to clinical and service quality excellence for our patients Seeks out personal challenges and growth opportunities Can function as a technical lead on project teams with business users and other analysts and programmers Would enjoy collaborating with clinicians and business leaders to solve problems Possesses a solid understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) principles Is familiar with the business and terminology in healthcare Regards mistakes or problems as opportunities to improve and will take measures to make them visible to their team


As a member of the Epic Security and Migration Control team, the candidate will design and implement technical solutions, manage security template, create and execute unit test plans, end user business requirements, appropriate documentation, technical specifications, and provide migration control structure and use Data Courier. This role will also support configuring and troubleshooting printers in Epic.

The candidate will participate in a rotational "on call" support.

The candidate will be expected to consult and collaborate with stakeholders to define, clarify and interpret business and/or reporting requirements for complex projects.

The ideal candidate will be able to perform their duties independently, with minimal supervision or as appropriate on integrated projects.

Additionally, the ideal candidate will be able to complete assignments in an accurate and timely manner demonstrating their ability to establish and adhere to realistic timelines.

The right candidate is highly skilled in either setting up and maintaining Epic Security or leading build controls using specific tools (ServiceNow and Data Courier).

Experience with Epic technology. Advanced analytic, interpersonal and communication skills.

Familiar with Epic build management for Hyperspace and Chronicles applications.

Able to present for small and large audiences that may include executive leaders. Qualifications: Education Minimum Education Requirements Bachelors degree or equivalent training and experience Preferred Education Unspecified Knowledge/Skills Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements Epic knowledge and experience in Security, Data Courier, or Ambulatory.

Experience working for a healthcare organization.

Intermediate 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. Preferred Knowledge/Skills

Experience setting up Epic Security and using Data Courier. Experience troubleshooting and setting up Epic paper and label printers .

Experience Minimum Experience Requirements 5 years Experience using and maintaining applications software. Preferred Experience 8 years Programming, developing and maintaining applications software. License/Certifications Minimum License/Certifications Requirements None Required Preferred License/Certifications 8 years programming, developing and maintaining applications software

Group Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. Job: Information Services Bargaining Unit: WWA Admin Exempt (non-union) FTE: 1 Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job Days of shift: M-F Hours of shift: 8-5 Travel: No Job level: Individual Contributor Job type: Standard Employee status: Regular J2W code: 1T

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, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.