Technical Applications Specialist III | Imaging Systems Engineer
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SENIOR IMAGING SYSTEMS ANALYST [Technical Applications Specialist III]
Senior Imaging Systems Analyst specializing in the support and maintenance of Imaging and Cardiology-related applications for the enterprise health system. Imaging Systems Analyst will support the installation, operations, maintenance, and support of systems including PACS, CPACS/CVIS, RIS, Voice Dictation, etc.
Uses technical skills and provides guidance and direction in the development, implementation and maintenance of complex production information systems.
Conducts research in automation techniques to improve application performance, efficiency, and testing.
Determines and performs testing methodologies and techniques.
Adheres to internal controls and standards established for department.
Provides assistance in isolating and solving problems within application systems, interfaces, and middleware infrastructure.
Plans and coordinates programming projects within a particular work group.
Provides production support in a 7 X 24 Tier 1 environment.
Assists and advises colleagues in the solution of highly technical and complex problems and solutions.
Functions as a senior consultant in advanced computer technology and architecture.
Performs related responsibilities as required.
Seven (7) years of application systems/administration experience OR Five (5) years’ experience with a bachelor's degree.
Must be able to lead, engage and mentor others to achieve a very high level of application systems availability and integration.
Must have good business skills.
Must be able to lead problem solving efforts when mission critical systems are interrupted.
Ability to work alone assertively completing projects by deadlines.
Demonstrate competency and ability to support Imaging Informatics system interfaces.
Working level knowledge of Imaging Modalities (XR, US, MRI, CT, Nuclear, Mammo, EKG).
Knowledge of LAN/WAN, Wired/Wireless networking technologies.
Knowledge of computer hardware (Advanced Workstations, Diagnostic monitors).
Basic/Advanced competency with Microsoft Windows OS at Desktop/Server level.
Experience with the technical support of PACS/RIS applications including access request and interface errors; experience with GE™ Healthcare preferred.
Experience with the technical support and maintenance of Cardiology Applications including
GE™ MUSE, Mac-Lab and CardioLab.
Experience with build and maintenance of dictation applications and hardware; additional experience with Nuance™ PowerScribe is preferred.
Experience with the supporting the daily clean up and maintenance of CVIS applications including FUJI™ Synapse Enterprise Imaging and/or Siemens™ Syngo Dynamics
Bachelor’s in Engineering, Biomed, Computer Science or a related field or the equivalent combination of experience preferred.
Seven (7) years of application systems/administration experience in lieu of Bachelor’s degree.
Certifications by PARCA preferred; i.e., Certified DICOM Integration Professional (CDIP)
Certified Imaging Informatics Professional (CIIP) preferred.
Experience as a Radiological Technician (AART) preferred.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (Medium Max 25lbs): up to 25 lbs., 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs., 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs., 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 25 lbs. max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs.; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.
ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock, Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation, Shift work, Travel may be required. Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.