Application Programmer Analyst
Austin Regional Clinic - Austin, TX

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PURPOSE: Designs, codes, tests, and/or maintains application programs and/or data interfaces of any complexity in a multi-vendor environment. Carries out all duties while maintaining compliance and confidentiality and promoting the mission and philosophy of the organization.

  • Actively advances knowledge of systems, applications, software, hardware and operations.
  • Investigates the underlying structure, design, and interrelationship of the software applications and business objectives.
  • Interacts with the users of the system in order to answer questions, identify problems, design projects, document and train.
  • Analyzes user requirements to determine specifications, and the most efficient design approach for assigned project.
  • Consults with other project members to determine possible internal program interactions.
  • Designs assigned routines including development of flow charts. Recommends alternative design for performance efficiency and functionality.
  • Codes and tests assigned routines using approved test specifications. Develops test specifications for the assigned project.
  • Prepares concise technical, user and workflow documentation.
  • Responsible for keeping abreast of improvements in programming techniques and applies.
  • Learns skills necessary to perform basic system administration, in order to provide operational support and troubleshooting expertise.
  • Performs research of new hardware and software for projects that includes a multi-vendor environment.
  • Recommends use of alternative tools and techniques to constantly improve system design and efficiency.
  • Provides initial estimates and plans for own work assignments.
  • Works independently on routine tasks. Seeks assistance in complex assignments.
  • Attends frequent design review with other team members on complex assignments.
  • Strives to understand business implications of assigned projects, and their interaction with other projects.
  • Assumes project leadership role as assigned.
  • Takes initiative to handle crisis situations in an efficient manner. Reacts quickly to notify supervisor and other affected persons of potential problems/repercussions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Bachelor’s degree with a major in Information Systems, Computer Science or Business preferred.

Experience: Two (2) or more years of programming experience developing applications using Work experience demonstrating initiative to improve program and system design and efficiency.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Knowledge using Microsoft Development tools.
  • Knowledge using .NET.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with efficiency.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal & problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities.

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