• Software Engineer

    Job Locations US-NY-Melville
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    4 days ago(6/14/2018 2:17 PM)
    Information Technology
  • Overview



    Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


    Team Overview:

    The Data Management team has varied responsibilities. The main function is to support the Northwell user community. The main tool the team utilizes to provide that is SQL Server Management Studio. The tool is comprises of a number of functionality, all of which is leverage by the existing staff. That includes SQL, SSIS, BIDS, SSRS and others. The team takes great pride in the service they provide, including a full comprehensive support model and detailed documentation to support that model.


    Position Overview:


    Allscripts is looking for a talented report analyst/developer to join its Data Management team as it builds out a Revenue Cycle BI platform using Microsoft SQL Server technologies. This role will be involved in all aspects of development lifecycle, including analysis, technical design and specifications, development and rollout to end-users. The individual will work directly with team members, leadership and partners to design scalable and extendable solutions, visual and interactive dashboards and reports.


    • Implement the reporting responsibilities in the data warehouse
    • Design report solutions that align with data management principles, policies, standards and best practices
    • Support reporting cycles (ie daily, weekly, monthly)
    • Adhere and develop all documentation standards, development lifecycle tasks, and status reporting requirements
    • Efficiently deliver high-quality solutions through formalized technical design documents and specifications, proactive testing and on-going quality monitoring
    • Work under the direction of the Manager to provide technical application solutions for assigned business areas.
    • Identify the common causes of the defects, prioritize them and systematically remove them so that they do not reoccur in further development work.
    • Participate in focus groups and workshops, attend vendor training and demonstrations.
    • Possess technical knowledge of assigned application technology.
    • Work with Business Analyst to understand the customer’s product-specific requirements and configuration and translate them to technical design specifications and data flow from which programs are developed and coded.
    • Codes, tests, debugs, implements, and documents programs or technical configuration.
    • Ensure programs meet technical specifications and standards.
    • Interact with Business Analysts during the software build or configuration and testing process.
    • Perform technical application configuration and configure /run reports at user request.
    • Design and execute unit, system and integration test plans for new developments/releases/reports.
    • Maintain technical documentation based on standard operating procedures in support of the assigned application.
    • Perform application maintenance activities
    • Provide production support.
    • Interface with Business Analyst to assist in resolving support calls escalated by the Service Desk.

    Quality and adherence to Standards

    • Tech Specs, Code and/or Unit Test Plans produced are all in line with the Traceability Matrix/Functional Specification.
    • Ensure all work is reviewed to ensure adherence to the relevant development standards.
    • Peer review and sign-off of others work.
    • Timely and accurate reporting of project status as required by Line or Project Manager.
    • Production and revision of accurate detailed estimates.
    • Escalate product issues and suggest product improvements.
    • Escalate all issues in a timely fashion.
    • Mentor junior team members in best practices and standards


    Academic and Professional Qualifications:

    •  BA or BS degree preferred and/or other relevant combination of training and experience



    • 0-2 years Industry experience preferred
    • 2-5 years of experience in SQL and report development
    • Proficient in MS SQL Server 2008 R2 – MS SQL SERVER 2016 including T-SQL, SSIS, SSRS and SSAS
    • Proficient in Microsoft development in C#, Windows Powershell, Visual Basic and Crystal Reporting
    • Effective troubleshooting and performance tuning skills - should be able to identify and resolve moderate performance issues
    • Demonstrated understanding of relational database design and architecture
    • Demonstrated ability to develop online reporting solutions that meet business need
    • Experience designing and building interactive and visual dashboards for delivering information for senior leadership
    • Customer service with ability to develop effective partnerships across the organization
    • Strong communication (written and verbal) and analytical skills
    • Ability to organize, plan, and carry out multiple concurrent objectives or activities, and effectively make judgments in prioritizing and time allocation
    • Ability to work independently as well as under the direction of senior team members


    Travel Requirements:

    •  May require local travel
    •  May require other travel for business needs


    Working Arrangements:

    • May require after hours on call support
    • Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards


    At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a competitive total rewards package, including holidays, vacation, and medical, disability and life insurance.


    Allscripts’ policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.


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