Providence Health & Services Senior Application Analyst – Epic, Web Apps in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Senior Application Analyst – Epic to Providence Health & Services PSJH in either Renton WA, Seattle WA, Spokane WA, Beaverton OR, Portland OR, Missoula MT, Anchorage, AK or the Los Angels Area.

The Epic Application Manager has the ability to promote an Epic Analyst to a Senior Analyst level only through a non-competitive process. This type of promotion requires the fulfillment and documentation of both of these criteria:

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide highly complex qualitative and quantitative analysis on data and information collected as part of application requirement gathering.

  • Conduct programming code related peer reviews; resolve issues.

  • Audit Application Analyst’s work.

  • Train and mentor Application Analysts.

  • Resolve the most complex technical applications issues.

  • Conduct all phases of testing: unit, assembly, integration and user acceptance tests.

  • Design test approach for unit testing stage for releases & enhancements.

  • Develop and execute test plan and test scripts for unit testing and maintain log of test results.

  • Collaborate with Application Analysts from other service lines to build test plans for integration testing.

  • Work with project and infrastructure team to manage and maintain test environments as needed.

  • Prepare cycle test environment including data, processes and configuration setup tests as necessary.

  • Lead highly complex technical decision making efforts.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree OR equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 7 years industry related experience (healthcare, information services, or within applicable area).

  • Demonstrated success in an Epic environment.

  • Previous Epic implementation experience is strongly preferred.

  • Previous project management experience is required.

  • Previous experience with client/server and host based systems is required.

  • Clinical experience is a plus.

  • Current Epic certification is strongly preferred.

  • Any certifications relating to software applications, technology infrastructure and or clinical specializations are an advantage.

  • Some application suites require advanced current clinical knowledge and expertise (Pharmacist, Registered Nurse and LPN) as demonstrated by a current state license.

  • Proficient in all aspects of design, development and testing and best practices of Enterprise application implementations.

  • Knowledge of Epic product suites and its implementation process standards.

  • Demonstrate or acquire in-depth knowledge in Epic application in order to design, document and develop functional and technical specifications.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and skill in developing complex software solutions

  • Knowledge of client/server and host-based systems.

  • Proficient in complex troubleshooting and problem solving, performing root cause analysis on development and production support related issues.

  • Understanding of the technical aspects of applications and integrated tools used to complete the business cycle.

  • Advanced understanding in the design, development and/or maintenance of Electronic Medical Record systems.

  • Ability to acquire knowledge through research or self-training where needed for effective implementation.

  • Ability to identify key business processes to validate and or re-engineer for optimum integration with Epic modules.

  • Demonstrated ability to apply business analysis tools and plan and manage actions in response to changing business needs.

  • Ability to provide subject matter expertise in relationship to applications supported.

  • Ability to work both independently and in teams

  • Ability to independently prioritize work assignments, meet deadlines and manage multiple projects and/or priorities.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Information Technology

Location: Washington-Renton

Other Location(s): Oregon-Portland, Oregon-Beaverton, Washington-Spokane, Washington-Seattle, Alaska-Anchorage, Montana-Missoula, California-Anaheim, California-Torrance, California-Burbank, California-Irvine

Req ID: 184137