Job type full-time
Full job description
Maintains, manages, and develops medstar portal applications and web sites which involve developing master pages, page layouts, custom web parts, site definitions, templates and features using microsoft development tools such as visual studio, sharepoint designer, cold fusion, and other web technologiesDevelops consistent visual images and creates interactive toolsAnalyzes and evaluates current and future user requirements, procedures, and problems to develop information systems solutions.
Education/training: bachelor`s degree in computer science or software engineering, or equivalent technical experience.
Experience: 3 years related experience in web site or portal development in a knowledge of software development methodologies and database administration and healthcare operations.
License/cert/reg: no special certification, registration or licensure required.
Knowledge, skills & abilities:
Primary duties and responsibilities
1Contributes to the achievement of established department goals and objectives and adheres to department policies, procedures, quality standards, and safety standardsComplies with governmental and accreditation regulations.
2Codes and implements improvements, enhancements, updates, and modifications to assigned applications.
3Coordinates vendors, is staff, and users to troubleshoot problems and resolve software or procedural issues.
4Creates complex production and parameter driven reports utilizing various report writers or other tools to meet user information needs.
5Develops and executes test plans to validate applications prior to requesting a move to production so that no significant problems are found in production.
6Develops and updates system documentation including system specifications, run instructions and schedules including procedures and techniques for problem resolution in the designated documentation repositories.
7Develops application requirements including analyzing needs, developing functional requirements, and determining the best approach to the application.
8Develops user documentation.
9Develops user training courses and teaches or coordinates teaching of training courses.
10Maintains and supports the application layer of the server environment including performance optimization, discrete data recovery and backup, and applying application level patches.
11Monitors application performance, generates performance reports, reviews reports and recommends changes in parameters to optimize performance.
12Provides customer support for assigned applications including coaching customers on how to use the application and resolve customer problems.
13Responsible for logical and physical database and application designLays out the flow of application from screen-to-screen.
14Serves as project leader in small scale projects including developing project administration documents, developing tasks, providing periodic updates, and coordinating project related activitiesFollows established procedures for project startup, system and database design, project completion and move-to-production.
15Participates in meetings and on committeesMay participate in multidisciplinary quality and service improvement teams.
16Participates in technical mentoring and coaching of team members.
17Performs other duties as assigned.
About medstar health
Medstar health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in maryland and the washington, d.c., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and researchOur 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovationAs the medical education and clinical partner of georgetown university for more than 20 years, medstar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole teamMedstar health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.