IT Applications Analyst, II

Professional - Non-Clinical

SwedishAmerican / A Division of UW Health


Full Time

Day Shift


Working knowledge of a variety of computer applications

The Information Systems (IS) Application Analyst position is focused on delivering quality, efficiency, and positive outcomes through the use of technology to meet the strategic and operational initiatives of SwedishAmerican Health System (SAHS).  This is accomplished through these functions:


§  Manage the Health System's technology projects including selection, budgeting, installation, training, maintenance, and upgrades of the computerized systems utilized by SAHS

§  Act as liaison between the customer, Information Systems technical staff and hardware and software vendors to ensure a properly functioning system and optimal use of information technology

§  Writes or facilitates the creation of custom reports with a Senior Application Analyst for those systems with report writing capability

§  Assist in the development, testing, and maintenance of computerized interfaces.


Bachelor's Degree in Business, Computer Sciences, or a clinical discipline required within two years of hire.  Project Management training/certification desired. 


Vendor issued certification of application knowledge or competency for assigned systems required where available.  The due date for obtaining certification will be determined by the assigned system taking into account training availability, duration, testing and certification requirements. 


§  Able to manage technology projects


§  Sound troubleshooting and root-cause analysis skills


§  Proficient in project management and scheduling


§  Possess proven computer and analytical skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills


§  Able to work independently without close supervision and to exercise independent judgment and   discretion


§  Have working knowledge of current operating system deployed at SAHS and Microsoft Office Suite


§  Experience with systems currently used by SAHS desired


§  Possess organizational and attention to detail skills


§  Prioritize work load to meet health system needs


§  Employ excellent consulting skills


§  Strong customer service focus