Application Administrator Senior (Work from Home - United States)
Location: Danville, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: R-31629
Responsible for the technical configuration and administration of system, utility, database, and application software technology used within the IT organization. Acts as the liaison between the hardware systems engineering staff and applications staff to properly configure operating system and middleware software needed for the proper running of any business application or utility.
Maintains overall system environment including monitoring and tuning of performance and capacity.
Creates and maintains documents and diagrams depicting system architecture, processes, and related IT functions.
Coordinates work with vendor and internal engineering groups on hardware troubleshooting and component replacements.
Provides general support and troubleshooting on assigned software systems and their integration into the infrastructure environments.
Provides support for any software utilities as needed within assigned system environments.
Assists leadership with defining project tasks and estimates as necessary.
Trains other technical staff by on-the-job direction and guidanceEstablishes migration/upgrade procedures and implements migration and upgrades at the system and application level.
Evaluates software packages related to assigned duties and makes recommendations to management pertaining to acquisition and use.
Assists with disaster recovery preparedness and testing of applicable technology.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
If a suitably experienced candidate cannot be found, applicants who meet the basic qualifications, but possess fewer years of experience will be considered for hire at a lower level. Salary would commensurate with experience
*Relevant experience may be a combination of related work experience and degree obtained (Associate's Degree = 2 years; Bachelor's Degree = 4 years).
Work schedule will coordinate with Eastern time zone
Healthcare, HEDIS, vendor management and SQL experience preferred
Employee Value Proposition: This role would be welcomed to a fast paced team that is actively working to evolve the efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare payor operations. We partner closely with our business and clinician partners to ensure the best use of our technology now and into the future.
High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required)
Minimum of 9 years-Relevant experience* (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencingprograms, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 1...3 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.