Under the direction of the Chief Technology Officer and in partnership with the Imaging Systems Director, the Imaging Systems Architect is responsible for the Imaging Systemâs design, integration, and technical guidance across all imaging areas of Keck Medicine of USC ensuring successful delivery of existing and new imaging solutions.
The Imaging Systems Architect will lead the imaging strategy for new business ventures at Keck Medicine of USC and will play a key role as part of the M&A diligence team, focused on evaluating perspective imaging footprints to understand the current imaging landscape and mapping to the future Keck Medicine standard. The Imaging Systems Architect will be instrumental in working with senior IT leadership to develop the Keck standard playbook by which mergers, acquisitions and partnerships will be evaluated and integrated into the Keck organization.
The Imaging Systems Architect will be the technical lead on imaging projects and lead by influence example through appropriate participation, technical guidance, involvement in, and oversight of projects and activities.
As needed, this position will mentor and guide team members with best practices for clinical imaging systems and will work collaboratively with other team members to foster an environment of respect, open communication and cross functional expertise.
Minimum Education:â¢Bachelors in Engineering, Biomed, Computer Science or a related fieldMinimum Experience/Knowledge:â¢Minimum five (5) yearsâ experience supporting clinical imaging technology environmentsâ¢Expert level knowledge of DICOM, HL7 and IHEâ¢Demonstrated ability to support imaging system interfacesâ¢Expert level knowledge of Imaging Modalities (XR, US, MRI, CT, Nuclear, Mammo, EKG)â¢Expert level knowledge of LAN/WAN, Wired/Wireless networking technologiesâ¢Expert level knowledge of computer hardware (Advanced Workstations, Diagnostic monitors)â¢Solid understanding of multiple disciplines such as operating systems, virtualization, networking, integration, software development, endpoint devices, security or cloud servicesâ¢Excellent critical and analytical thinking and excellent customer service skillsâ¢Excellent written and verbal communication skillsâ¢Advanced infrastructure design skillsPreferred Certification:â¢Certifications by PARCAoEngineer Senior - Certified PACS Interface Analyst Exam (CPIA) and the Certified PACS Systems Analyst (CPSA)â¢Certified Imaging Informatics Professional (CIIP)Required License/Certification:â¢LA City Fire and Safety Certification. If no certification upon hire, must be obtained within 30 days of hire and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
Internal Number: REQ20086069
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