The Applications Support System Technologist will provide a wide range of services which include serving as a designated administrator for several departmental information technology systems; researching and identifying system environment requirements and specifications; determining system integration requirements to ensure inter-operability across multiple vendor platforms and technologies; and coordinating data processing, database administration, business process analysis, networking and/or telecommunications staff to identify, plan and implement system design specifications and resolve integration issues.
Participate in enterprise - wide solution planning as it relates to vendor offered application technology. Continue to stay abreast of industry trends and latest technology innovations as they relate to the various third party application offerings. Special attention is being made to Healthcare system offerings.
Duties of an Application Support System Technologist may include the following but are not limited to:
Plans, implements and monitors hardware and software upgrades, patches, security and backup/recovery processes; obtains new and upgraded system hardware and software from vendors; utilizes appropriate tools to install and test upgrades and patches; develops automated scripts where appropriate to ensure that new and upgraded systems work effectively with current systems and programs; determines and documents proper installation parameters for software and hardware in order to ensure smooth integration, transition and efficiency.
Provides professional customer support and expert level solution management for system-related software and hardware; interacts with vendors and customers to analyze changes in business requirements that may impact system function; recommends technology solutions to improve business operations.
Installs, configures, customizes and administers a variety of commercial, off-the-shelf applications; may write programs/scripts and develop reports using standard application development products and tools.
Monitors the performance and capacity of information system components; uses performance monitoring and capacity planning tools to ensure that assigned systems and applications are performing effectively; monitors the capacity of cloud and local storage.
Bachelor's Degree in related field
Minimum three years experience supporting/implementing applications in a client/server environment
In lieu of Bachelor's Degree, Associates Degree with 5 years of experience as stated above
Proficient in MS Office products
Proficient in Microsoft Windows, Server, and IIS
Relational Database knowledge
Must be detail oriented with strong analytical and organizational skills
Proficient in the application life cycle
Must be able to work independently and work well in a team environment
Experience supporting various hospital departmental systems
Special Notes : Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
Posting Overview : This position will remain posted until filled or for a maximum of 90 days. An initial review of all applicants will occur two weeks from the posting date. Candidates are advised on the application that for full consideration, applications must be received before the initial review date (which is within two weeks of the posting date).
If within the initial review no candidate was selected to fill the position posted, additional applications will be considered for the posted position; however, the posting will close once a finalist is identified, and at minimal, two weeks after the initial posting date. Please note, that if no candidate were identified and hired within 90 days from initial posting, the posting would close for review, and possibly reposted at a later date.
Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.
All Hospital positions maybe subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary.
This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.
This function/position maybe designated as "essential." This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.
Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements:
Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services*
Complete electronic reference check with a minimum of three (3) professional references.
Successfully complete a 5 panel drug screen*
Successfully complete a Background Check investigation.
Provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s).
Failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.
*The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination .
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Official Job Title: Lead Programmer/Analyst
Job Field: Information Technology
Primary Location: US-NY-St. James
Department/Hiring Area: Hospital Information Systems-Stony Brook University Hospital
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: 37.5 Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Apr 8, 2021
Posting End Date: Jul 8, 2021, 3:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL3
Internal Number: 2101192
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