Emory Healthcare Technical Apps Specialist IV in Atlanta, Georgia


JOB DESCRIPTION: Uses technical skills and provides guidance and direction in the development, implementation and maintenance fo complex production information systems. Leads and conducts research in automation techniques to improve application performance, efficiency, and testing. Determines and directs testing methodologies and techniques. Adheres to internal controls and standards established for department. Provides leadership in isolating and solving problems within application systems, interfaces, and middleware infrastructure. Will act as a mentor and provide leadership to all levels of Technical Application Specialist. Plans and coordinates programming projects within a particular work group. Provides production support in a 7 X 24 Tier 1 environment. Must be able to lead, engage and mentor others to achieve a very high level of application systems availability and integration. Assists and advises subordinate personnel in the solution of highly technical and complex problems and solutions. Functions as a senior programming consultant in advanced computer technology and architecture. Performs other related duties as required.

MINIMUM Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in computer science, information management or related field. Eight years of application systems/administration experience OR ten years experience without a degree. Must be proficient in at least three computer languages used currently in production. Must be able to lead problem solving efforts when mission critical systems are interrupted.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (MediumMax 25lbs): up to 25 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs, 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 25 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock, Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation, Shift work, Travel may be required. Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

Additional Details

Knowledge of Linux, Oracle and Spok System monitoring tools preferred. Paging System implementation experience required and experience in managing a system project from initiation to completion. Ability to understand systems interdependencies in order to make recommendations for enhancements to business operations.

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Division Emory Healthcare Inc.

Campus Location Atlanta, GA, 30329

Campus Location US-GA-Atlanta

Department EHI Switchboard Call Center

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Job Number 20900

Job Category Information Technology

Schedule 8a-4:30p

Standard Hours 40 Hours

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled