Job Posting: 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 2016 Computerworld Magazine. We are currently recruiting for a Sr. Systems Analyst. Job Summary: Cedars Sinai's Enterprise Information Services (EIS) Department is seeking a talented individual with diverse technical and business skill sets to join an innovative team supporting a broad customer base in delivering technical solutions. From within the EIS department, under general supervision, supports various IT systems and is responsible for the implementation, integration, and maintenance of assigned system(s). Serve as the liaison with the functional department. Will focus on identifying opportunities for improving business's processes and using technology to enhance business operations, reduce costs and support the overall strategic direction of our enterprise. May design and develop new systems through software development and/or configuration or use existing systems in new ways to accomplish additional or different outcomes. Will leverage standard project and software development lifecycle methodologies to deliver solutions. Business areas supported include but not limited to Marketing and Development, Research and Academic Affairs, Financials, Corporate Compliance, Clinical Engineering, Human Resources and many clinical departments. Team members will have excellent technical and interpersonal skills and a strong commitment to supporting our values – Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork and Collaboration, Respect, Compassion, Innovation, Stewardship and Diversity. You will have the opportunity to grow technically and professionally while working in a fast-paced collaborative team. Job Responsibilities: 1. Performs as liaison for EIS to the functional Department with the selected software and hardware throughout design, implementation and maintenance phases of the system. 2. Coordinates communications and collaborates with the functional department stake holders to establish project timelines and implementation milestones to achieve maximum utilization of available systems. Demonstrates ability to follow-up to implement, coordinate and complete these responsibilities accurately within established time frame. 3. Coordinates with internal resources and third parties/vendors to ensure assigned projects are delivered on time, on budget, and within scope. Coordinates and participates in focused groups to standardize project intake, project tracking, process, and documentation. Collaborate with team members to maintain ongoing project portfolio of those projects that are active and inactive. 4. Conducts and leads project planning meeting and/or conference calls when required. Meetings include Steering Committee or other meetings with Senior Leadership. 5. Provides status reports and updates on aspects of the project as requested by project sponsors. 6. Coordinates the planning, requirements definition, system design, and implementation of all system applications in collaboration with appropriate stakeholders and concerned EIS teams. Clearly identifies decision points that must be achieved to maintain the project timeline. Facilitates and manages the re-engineering of systems and/or positions to maximize the benefits of automating department functions and meet client / user needs. 7. Establishes protocols and systems to ensure full integration of department processes, services and operations. Attains seamless exchange of information and functionality between all components of the system and user departments. Identifies the methodologies and approaches for providing solutions to existing and new departmental functions. Provides leadership and promotes effective collaboration and teamwork among individuals from multiple disciplines, and across the organization. 8. Conducts user groups, advisory committees and/or feedback sessions with appropriate participants to generate useful input and on-going support a
5+ years of experience as an IT systems analyst, or operational end-user in a large and complex environment, preferably in healthcare.
Consulting experience in healthcare IT or health information a plus.
Experience with gathering data requirements and documentation of these requirements.
Strong business process mapping experience is required
Understanding of the core business processes and services delivered in assigned area.
Strong interpersonal skills, as applied in a consulting role is required.
Strong understanding of object-oriented programming principles and relational database management systems. Educational requirements and/or preferences:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
5 + years experience in project management or PMP Certificate preferred. EEO/AA/F/Veteran/Disabled Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
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-scien...tists 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 teaching 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.