Systems Analyst - Intermediate

Allina Health   •  

Minneapolis, MN

5 - 7 years

Posted 245 days ago

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Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

The Commons, located in Minneapolis, is the headquarters of Allina Health, a not-for-profit health care organization serving patients and communities. Approximately 1,600 corporate and administrative service employees work at offices within Midtown Exchange, the site of the historic Sears retail complex at Chicago Avenue and E. Lake Street. This community landmark, adjacent to the campus of Abbott Northwestern Hospital, part of Allina Health, is the second largest building in Minnesota and includes offices, an internationally themed public market and residential units.



Design, develop, implement and support technical solutions to support applications used throughout Allina. Participate and or lead projects. Participate on an on-call support team which provides after hours support to customers. Consult with other team members in estimating and sizing technology projects. Consult with technical, functional, and vendor resources to maintain the appropriate application environments. Install, configure, test, support and monitor information systems to meet requirements and technical specifications. Manage system interfaces. Work with software vendors in the diagnosis and resolution of and application problems. Apply patches and fixes as appropriate. Provide information system support and troubleshooting. Key resource with the vendors on applications supported for items related to the application software and hardware functionality. Acts independently under general direction. Top level technical expert in one or more areas of application systems analysis. Develops or reviews more complex or larger data processing systems and procedures. Under general direction, formulates/defines system scope and objectives based on user needs. Monitors the performance of production systems and recommends and develop means for improvement. Prepares detailed technical specifications from which program will be written. Analyzes and revises existing system documentation. Competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming activities. Regularly provides guidance and training to less experienced analysts. Often has contact with other departments concerning the design of new or revised applications and systems. Has good understanding of the business or function for which application is designed. Able to write effective reports and documentation for review by management and non-technical end-users. Effective presentation skills with management and end users. Provides technical advice and training to other systems professionals and users.


BS/BAdegreepreferredin computer science or related business area.


  • 5-6 years of experience working as a systems analyst or related job on technical application systems in one or more aspects of technical application systems or areas of the business.
  • Programmer / developerexperiencedesired.
  • Excellent customer service skills and orientation.
  • Able to write effective reports.
  • Strong communication skills with all levels - written and verbal.
  • Analyzes and evaluates existing or proposed systems to process data.
  • Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering application capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results.
  • Competent to work on most phases of applications systems analysis.
  • Strong leadership judgment and business acumen.