Programmer Analyst

Location: Memphis, TN
Date Posted: 10-27-2018


The Programmer Analyst serves as a contributor for the Clinical Systems Engineering team and is responsible for the facilitation and extraction of information from various information systems within the hospital system.   In this position you have an opportunity to work in a diverse environment developing and supporting clinical systems and applications to include Cerner Millennium, which constitutes our Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.   The preferred candidate will have a high caliber of knowledge related to the Cerner Millennium data models and experience with the CCL programing language.

This position will have responsibility for assisting the development and support life cycles of such areas as clinical reports, data extractions, MPages, and clinical integrated ancillary applications/data warehousing.  This role may require the ability to work with customers, clinical/technical analysts and management of which excellent communication skills will be necessary.  This includes attending meetings with staff members/teams, assisting with/devising detail specifications, interpreting requests, providing technical/applicable advice, creating application/programming documentation & profiles, as well as, utilizing a request and change management system (Service Now) to facilitate work within a multi-domain environment.  As part of the collaborative team, you will be able to provide and obtain knowledge transfer and mentorship.
You will have an important role in helping to ensure the Division of Clinical Informatics and the Information Services Department always provide the utmost customer service and quality while continually applying and harnessing skills in the ever-growing technology realm.  

Minimum Education

  • Bachelor's degree is required
  • Computer-related specialty is preferred

Minimum Experience

  • Two (2) years of experience in systems analysis and computer programming is required
    • Cerner Command Language [CCL]
    • JavaScript, HTML, Web Services technology, Mpages
    • Knowledgeable of any areas within the Cerner programming tools:
      • Cerner Millennium Data Models
      • Discern Visual Developer / Layout Builder
      • Discern Analytics DA2 / Explorer Menu Reports
      • Cerner PM Rules language (VBA / CCL)
    • Data facilitation/Integration and concepts such as:
      • FHIR (Fast Health Care Interoperability Resources)
      • SMART (Substitutable Medical Apps and Reusable Technology)
      • Data Extractions or ETL processes (Extract, Transform, Load)
      • Millennium Objects
    • Data Warehousing technologies such as:
      • SQL Server
      • Cloud Services
      • Any exposure/experience with Dimensional Insight or Health Catalyst platforms
    • Linux Shell Scripting
    • NLP (Natural Language Processing), ML (Machine Learning)
    Healthcare experience preferred
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