Applications Development Specialist III - Transplant Center
At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness and in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Pediatric Transplant Center and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This position will be responsible for:
- Performing installation and maintaining OTTR database and related products on all supported platforms. Providing on-call support of the OTTR database as required.
- Performing product evaluation and trials as part of a continuing effort to improve productivity of existing software.
- Interacting with application and network staff as well as end users and vendors to design, evaluate and implement all new OTTR applications.
- Documenting and following through to satisfactory resolution of OTTR problems. Adhering to problem solving and escalation procedures/standards at the Hospital. Notifying supervisor/manager of problem areas and developing backup strategy and emergency plans.
- Coordinating routine activities with the computer operators, application support staff, production control staff and others as necessary to maintain the production environment.
- Providing consulting services as needed to peers, operation staff, application staff, research computing and end user services.
To qualify you must have:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field along with 4 or more years of related experience.
- Hands on experience with clinical documentation software.
- Exposure to implementation of a clinical database preferred.
- The ability to manage small projects as they arise.
- Excellent communication both written verbal, having the ability to translate technical aspects of the clinical database to non-technical end users.