Come join us and find out why Cedars-Sinai has been ranked as one of the top 100 best places to work in IT as ranked by 2018 Computerworld Magazine and awarded "Most Wired, Level 10" in 2019 by Chime Healthcare's Most Wired!
Always at the forefront of technologies, Cedars-Sinai is implementing EPIC as its comprehensive electronic medical record system.
The Enterprise Information Services (EIS) team at Cedars-Sinai understands that true clinical transformation and the optimization of a clinical information systems implementation is fueled through the alignment of the right people, processes and technologies.
What will you be doing in this role?
This role will lead an EIS/DBA technology team in designing, installing, maintaining, troubleshooting and optimization of database instances for departmental and enterprise-wide systems.
Supervises staff and sets project goals, requirements, and schedules.
Leads and coordinates the work of the Epic ECSA/ODBA team.
Supervises and performs the installs, upgrades, maintenance and support database software and Windows related applications on selected server platforms and ensures license compliance.
Manages storage associated with databases and assists system administrators with storage allocation and planning related to the database.
Monitors, optimizes and troubleshoots the performance of database instances and applications in a networked environment.
Designs and implements viable database backup, recovery, and high availability strategies and mechanisms.
Executes database recovery, restoration, and/or restart as required.
Monitors and optimizes database instance using database administration tools, SQL scripts, and database utilities.
Monitors and configures database parameters accordingly.
Defines and implements database parameters, security, audit, and resource allocation policies and procedures.
Defines, creates, and manages user accounts, profiles, privileges, roles, and required audit information.
Designs, implements and performs data extraction, data load, data conversion and interfacing and database synchronization routines and functions.
Communicate and coordinate with other teams (Linux, Oracle, Windows, Network, SAN etc.) related to database, application and environment support and projects.
Keeps abreast of current and emerging database trends/technologies.
Attends training and educational seminars as required.
Provides technical expertise to outside vendors, contractors, EIS management and other EIS staff as needed.
Carries a department-supplied laptop and responds to pages in a timely manner.
Provides on-call support for the ECSA/ODBA team (24/7 weekly rotation.)
Mentors and supports ECSA/ODBA team members during their on-call rotations when assigned.
Participates and offers expertise in critical-call event management.
Manages the on-call rotation of ECSA/ODBA staff members.
Maintains version control, administration of scripts for file manipulation and programming access to multiple environments.
Responsible for daily build migrations working closely with application and change teams.
Analyze and troubleshoot migration issues and mitigate the fixes and resolutions.
Conducts cross-team training and lessons learned sessions.
Creates, maintains and ensures documentation of team processes and procedures, including operating manuals or training materials for internally managed databases and systems.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.