The Data Integration Specialist III is responsible for taking customer requirements and converting them into data specifications for application and data integration. This person should have extensive knowledge of healthcare, an understanding of data formats/specifications, and ability to provide gap analysis documentation. The Data Integration Specialist III will also need to have the ability to provide feedback to the business in business terms after completing the technical data gap analysis.
Design & Development- Provides technical development leadership and implementation of design as it relates to the existing applications that correspond with the architecture strategies at an enterprise level.
Strategy Execution --Leads in the execution of CHRISTUS' overall information systems strategy as it pertains to their vision of the organization in both strategic and tactical plans. Involved in team adoption, execution and integration of strategy to achieve optimal and efficient deliver.
System Engineering -- Involved in the evaluation of proposed system acquisitions or solutions development and provides input to the decision-making process relative to compatibility, cost, resource requirements, operations, and maintenance.
System Integration -- Integrates software components, subsystems, facilities and services into the existing technical systems environment; assesses impact on other systems, and works with cross functional teams within information management to ensure positive project impact. Installs, configures, and verifies the operation of software components.
System Management -- Participates in development of standards, design and implementation of proactive processes to collect and report data and statistics on assigned systems.
System Security -- Participates in the research, design, development, and implementation of application, database, and interface security using technologies such as SSL, Public-Key encryption, and Certificates or other emerging security technologies.
The Data Integration Specialist III -- Interoperability supports the business goals and objectives for the Interoperability Team, the Information Management Organization, and the organization as a whole.
Lead groups of individuals:
in the analysis, design, development, and delivery of Interoperability Solutions.
in working closely with project teams on customer-specific initiatives that involve data movement, translation, or integration development.
to solve highly complex technical data communication and transformation issues.
Assist team members:
troubleshooting technical issues related to data transformation and flow
in analyzing customer data specifications and provide gap analysis
Create documentation for future reference, training and support purposes
Communicate with customers to clarify data format requirements
Write translation plans to move development work into various environments
Perform unit testing and provide business stakeholders with user acceptance testing guidance.
Mentor others regarding Interoperability Team processes
A Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience preferred
Strong attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively with both technical and business audiences.
Ability to develop effective working relationships across the organization
Exceptional analytical, conceptual and problem solving abilities.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of clinical and financial Healthcare data
Knowledge of all data formats (HL7, EDI, CSV, XML, etc...)
Process and Project Oriented
High level of Intellectual Curiosity
A minimum of 10 years IT experience in technical analysis, design and implementation
A minimum of 4 years of Healthcare or Healthcare IT experience
A minimum of 2 years of experience working in MS Office with a focus on Excel, Word and Visio
A minimum of 2 years working with relational databases, MS SQL Server.2000-2008, Transact-SQL, and SQL Stored Procedures or any other database.
Integration experience with Microsoft SSIS, Informatica PowerCenter, IBM integration bus or other tool is a plus
Our Mission: WHY WE EXIST. To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our Core Values: WHAT WE BELIEVE IN.DIGNITY Respect for the worth of every person, recognition and commitment to the value of diverse individuals and perspectives, and special concern for the poor and underserved. INTEGRITY Honesty, justice, and consistency in all relationships. EXCELLENCE High standards of service and performance. COMPASSION Service in a spirit of empathy, love, and concern. STEWARDSHIP Wise and just use of talents and resources in a collaborative manner.Our Vision: WHAT WE ARE STRIVING TO DO. CHRISTUS HEALTH, a Catholic health ministry, will be a leader, a partner and an advocate in the creation of innovative health and wellness solutions that improve the lives of individuals and communities so that all may experience God's healing presence and love. Our Name and Symbol:WHO WE ARE. CHRISTUS is Latin for "Christ," and proclaims publicly the core of our mission. OUR NAME choice also recognizes the heritage of our two congregational sponsors, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word in Houston and San Antonio. Jesus Christ is the Incarnate Word, the Word of God made flesh. It is, theref...ore, only fitting that it is in another form of His name that our health ministries are called together. OUR SYMBOL Reflects the healing ministry of Jesus Christ - a combination of a medical cross and a religious cross. The flowing banner on the cross is a common symbol of the risen Christ, while the royal purple signifies Christ. The flowing banner also conveys a sense of motion as we move forward into a new era of service to our communities.