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Programmer - Intermediate

  • Job ID: 264537803
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Information Services
  • Department: Epic Rev Cycle Services
  • Location: Work From Home
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $32.08 to $48.74 / hour

Description

Purpose:
The Programmer - Intermediate provides experienced programming services, interprets technical requirements, and develops, maintains, and troubleshoots computer applications/systems to meet client IT and business needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Documentation - Create basic technical documentation and maintains and validates current documentation. Create documentation of build as it relates to change management.
  • Disaster Recovery Plan/Business Continuity - Responsible for completion of assigned tasks related to business continuity/disaster recovery efforts. Complete these tasks independently, and escalate more complex tasks to senior team members as appropriate.
  • Communication - Responsible for demonstrating appropriate, clear, concise, and effective written and oral communications in all interactions to build relationships and accomplish day to day work and projects.
  • Self Development - Responsible for continuous self-study, trainings, partnering with more senior members of team, and/or seeking out opportunities to broaden scope to stay up to date with industry and organizational trends. Seeks feedback from senior team members for development and effectively incorporates feedback into work and behaviors.
  • Interactions with Others - Successfully completes projects, tasks, and initiatives by embracing a team-first approach. Works in collaboration with team and offers feedback, where appropriate, to complete individual and group efforts. Shows the ability to adjust and be flexible to change by adapting approach when necessary. Mentors less experienced staff. .
  • Evaluate/Develop/Implement Technical Solutions - Responsible for developing a moderately complex component of a technical solution, assisting with implementation of the technical solutions, and maintaining moderately complex software code under the direction of senior members of the team.
  • Deploying production applications/change control processes - Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of change control processes. Responsible for performing the changes.
  • Maintenance/Support - Handle report requests and show the ability to update data and information with guidance from senior team members. Show initiative to provide support and resolution of issues. Escalate more complex issues as necessary.
  • Project Management - Oversee less complex projects with assistance from senior team members and show the ability to take project ownership.

 

Qualifications

  • Typically has 2+ years experience in a programming language.
  • Highly driven and self-motivated to exceed expectations.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team based environment.
  • Proficient in both oral and written communication.
  • Demonstrates thorough understanding of information technology fundamental tools and concepts of one of the information technology professional disciplines and applies that understanding to make independent practical contributions to IT work within a particular UPMC department or function.
  • Complete on-going training on-the-job, through courses, self-study, certifications and/or advanced degrees to maintain and enhance technical and business capabilities.

Preferred Experience: 

  • Familiar with MUMPS programming language
  • Familiar with Epic

This is a remote opportunity with workspace available in Quantum One Building (Pittsburgh, PA) when needed. 

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

UPMC has a Center for Engagement and Inclusion that is charged with executing leading-edge and next-generation diversity strategies to advance the organization’s diversity management capability and its national presence as a diversity leader. This includes having Employee Resource Groups, such as Women in Information Technology (WIT), Female Leadership Innovation and Growth in Health Care & Technology (FLIGHT), or PRIDE Health, that support the implementation of our diversity strategy.

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