Boston Children's Heart Center is the largest pediatric heart program and pediatric catheterization program in the country. Come work with a team that develops software to manage the important work accomplished here! We are able to offer a work-from-home opportunity where you can use your skills in Oracle, C#, .NET, Web API, Angular and Knockout. You will have the opportunity to research, design and implement through agile development, creative solutions that you can be proud of. Working with your co-workers in IT, you will provide analytical and technical guidance to end users as well.
This Application Development Specialist III will be responsible for:
Researching and identifying the requirements of information system programmatic needs. Analyzes vendor provided and internally developed solutions to meet the integrated needs of multiple departments.
Specifies, designs, develops, codes, tests and implements software applications that support the needs of multiple departments considering the individual goals and objectives of each entity.
Provides analytical and technical guidance to team members and clients. Identifies requirements, develops application design, codes, plans and executes testing, and ensures that the application delivered meets specifications.
Drafts (or assists with drafting) minutes for circulation and review; records decisions and purposes, as well as agreements on distribution of responsibilities and timeliness.
Creates all systems development life cycles documents or assists team members in the creation of SDLC documents.
May assist team members in database administration and maintenance and preparing reports.
Creates all necessary documentation for code and applications and supports applications.
Supports applications on a 24 x 7 basis.
In order to qualify, you must have:
Knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a closely related field and four to five years' experience.
Analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems OR design relatively complex systems and programs that cross department/divisional lines.
Experience in .NET, C#, HL7, Web API, Angular, Knockout and Oracle. Familiarity with Cerner and/or Epic a plus.
Ability to develop/run database queries.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
Ability to manage projects in a self-starting, nearly autonomous fashion.
Ability to work well on a team, communicating effectively and supporting team members as needed.
Ability to interact with outside collaborators, providing prompt and professional service, support and communication.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a rotating days/evenings and week-end schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.