Senior Application Architect - S urgery

Universal Health Services   •  

San Antonio, TX

Industry: Healthcare


8 - 10 years

Posted 163 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Ensures business needs are clearly understood, documented and communicated.
  • Leverages thorough understanding of business process and system processes to make recommendations and propose technical/non-technical solutions to meet business requirements.
  • Participates in business requirements gathering sessions with the business owners and key technical resources.
  • Translates the business and user requirements into system requirements.
  • Acts as liaison with the vendors, development teams and business users to create and finalize end-to-end technical solutions.
  • Ensures design and construction meet quality standards and that the testing and operational readiness tasks are conducted and produce quality results.
  • Evaluates and identifies new technologies for implementation.
  • Manages all aspects of all projects assigned from preparing project schedules and estimates through final implementation.
  • Maintains focus on key strategic and/or project priorities despite conflicting demands.
  • Serves as an agent for innovation not only for applications, but also for delivery issues and incidents.



Position Requirements:

  • 8+ years' experience in clinical applications.
  • 5+ years’ experience with surgery operations.
  • Excellent time management, communications, decision making, presentation and organization skills.
  • Working knowledge of version control systems, requirements management systems and incident tracking systems.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to interface effectively and collaborate with clients, peers, and management to develop solutions and ensure stakeholder buy-in.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking skills, ability to accurately analyze information and make sound decisions.
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and accountability for achieving results.
  • Project Management - familiar with project management principles.
  • Ability to work independently, with strong organizational and flexibility skills in a team-oriented environment.
  • Mastery of unit testing, software change management, software release management.
  • Is proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


License or Registration Requirements:RN Required 

Travel Requirements: 5-40% domestic US travel at times (depending on projects).