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Senior Data Architect - (119586)

Universal Health Services
Tredyffrin, PA 19312
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    119586

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue exceeding $10.7 billion. In 2019, UHS was again recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; in 2018, ranked #268 on the Fortune 500; and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago, enabling us to provide compassionate care to our patients and their loved ones: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 87,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 350 inpatient acute care hospitals and behavioral health facilities and 30 outpatient and other facilities located in 37 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom. For additional information on the Company, visit our web site: http://www.uhsinc.com.

The Corporate Information Services Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Senior Data Architect.

The Senior Data Architect serves as an integration subject matter expert across Cerner applications and interfaces providing system, process and problem resolution expertise. Plans, oversees and validates the integration of clinical information application analysis, build and testing processes with other clinical and non-clinical applications across the organization. Is a member of project leadership team and leads the change management processes for the Cerner application. Promotes good software design and development practices with a special focus on overall quality and performance. Researches and educates the Cerner application teams regarding new applications installed in our environment.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Facilitates a process to define and maintain clinical application integration within and across applications.
  • Ensures adherence to defined processes in the selection, implementation, testing and maintenance of clinical applications.
  • Identifies and resolves global design issues.
  • Provides consultation on process design alternatives and supports system validation processes and provides guidelines for all levels of implementation and system upgrade testing.
  • Provides cross-team and vendor coordination for testing and scheduling upgrades.
  • Identifies packages and upgrades needed to maintain the clinical applications or to resolve issues with the software.
  • Coordinates the install of packages in all clinical application environments.
  • Attends vendor sponsored meetings to discuss system performance and upgrade recommendations.
  • Coordinates with clinical teams to support processes to ensure data integrity within and across applications.
  • Actively participates in clinical quality and process improvement initiatives to ensure integration within and across applications.
  • Provides written documentation and oral presentations to senior leadership and hospital leaders as necessary or requested.
  • Oversees the creation of training materials for the facility for new design or design changes.
Job Requirements

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 5 years of hands-on experience as a clinical application analyst within an information services department of a multi-entity acute care health system with 3 years of demonstrated experience in structured enterprise architecture, including definition of standards and guidelines for application design, implementation and ongoing support across a broad spectrum.
  • Hands on clinical applications management experience.
  • Proven track record in the development and deployment of programmatic assessment and adoption of emerging technologies.
  • End-to-end project lifecycle experience including business case definitions, requirement and architecture.
  • Superior written, negotiation, organizational and presentation skills. Proven analytical ability to solve complex business and technical problems.
  • Superior interpersonal skills with management, customers, vendors and coworkers.
  • Strong interpersonal communication and teambuilding skills to effectively interface with IT staff, internal/external customers and senior management.
  • Domain and package management experience.
  • Experience with Cerner implementation strategy.
  • Resource management experience.
  • Mentors and shares knowledge with team members.

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: 2020-01-16 Expires: 2020-03-31

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