Responsible for the coordination of personnel and tasks related to project completion including analysis, training, testing, documentation problem resolution implementation and support of an application. Responsible for the development and management of project plans and functions as the primary I.T. contact.
Responsible for the work of others. Provides direct supervision to assigned personnel including mentoring, retention, training and general assistance as needed. Completes or assists in completing annual performance evaluations of all team members. Receives general directions from Director or Program Director. Assist the Director or Program Director as needed in hiring, discipline and termination of team members.
Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of the Geisinger Health System (GHS) in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.
Receives general supervision from the Senior Director, Director, Program Director or management designate.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Demonstrates an excellent understanding of technical limitations and capabilities of I.T. solutions.
Demonstrates excellent written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrates abilities in analytical thinking for problem solving.
Demonstrates ability to effectively interact in a team environment and with high-level management.
Demonstrates general understanding of the healthcare industry.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Associate's degree or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field required; or technical diploma / technical certification in a field related to the position required. Minimum of nine years of full-time experience in a related information technology/application/user support role required. Minimum of two years of experience in a lead, project management or supervisory role required.
In lieu of degree or certification, minimum of twelve years of full-time experience in a related information technology/application/user support role required. Minimum of two years of experience in a lead, project management or supervisory role required.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in an office environment.
Responsible for providing support for specific applications possibly requiring 24 hours/7 days per week coverage.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
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.
ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of 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. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. 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.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, 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 sequencing
programs, 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 13 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.