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Application Testing Coordinator - (122317)

Universal Health Services
Tredyffrin, PA 19312
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One of the nations largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, our annual revenues were $10.77 billion in 2018. In 2020, UHS was again recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; in 2019, ranked #293 on the Fortune 500; and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 87,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 26 acute care hospitals, 327 behavioral health facilities, 40 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located in 37 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.

The Corporate Information Services Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Application Testing Coordinator.

The Application Testing Coordinator will work in a team based environment, plans, and coordinates the activities of the user acceptance testing phase of UHS applications in a Multi-Entity, 20+ Acute Care Hospital Environment. Maintains close customer and internal contacts to coordinate related testing cycles. Participates on a multi-disciplinary team to develop complete test scripts. Assists with the development and execution of application testing through all implementations and software upgrades. Provides technical support to UHS entities as needed. Coordinates work assignments given in order to meet deadlines and ensure continued progress toward assignment completion. Shares experience and expertise with other members of the team.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Ensures adherence to appropriate UHS Project Management standards.
  • Creates, maintains and executes user acceptance testing across application groups.
  • Ensures strict adherence to testing plans, reporting all serious deviations to management.
  • Demonstrates understanding of workflows required to support application testing event.
  • Demonstrates analytical problem solving.
  • Plans, coordinates and manages multi-disciplinary testing events with 50+ participants.
  • Regularly meets with users and IS staff to develop/modify test scripts based on system specifications to ensure quality and usability of Cerner functionality.
  • Assists teams with execution of test cases/scripts as identified per test process.
  • Ensures that testing participants are properly trained in performance of their duties as required.
  • Provides test development support and guidance to other team members as required.
  • Provides tracking and reporting of issues, software defects and outcomes of testing cycles to appropriate management staff. .
  • Suggests and actively participates in test process improvements.
  • Trains and mentors new team members.
  • Demonstrates strong time management and organizational skills and is able to manage multiple projects at once.
Job Requirements

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 2+ years performing black-box testing preferred.
  • Experience developing test plans / test cases and setting up testing locations and test tracking process.
  • Experience in documenting defect tracking and reporting to appropriate staff.
  • Proficient with all Microsoft Office applications.
  • Working knowledge of IS standards and quality methods.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of user business practices, concepts and terminology to support the testing process.
  • A quick learner of software and information technology and motivated to learn new applications and business operations.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and documentation skills among facility customers and team members.
  • Demonstrates customer-oriented service excellence principals, as outlined in UHS corporate standards.
  • Self-disciplined, able to work independently, but also able to take direction when necessary.
  • Self-motivated to identify and resolve issues and advance personal knowledge.
  • Very organized and detail-oriented.
  • Excellent written and verbal fluency.
  • Flexible with time.

Travel Requirements: 10 30% domestic US travel (depending on projects).

This opportunity provides the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous Paid Time Off

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Posted: 2020-01-31 Expires: 2020-04-02

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