Johns Hopkins University Baltimore , MD 21203
Classified Title: Programmer Analyst
Starting Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
Employee group: Full Time
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
Employee subgroup: Salaried Exmpt
Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus
Department name: 60007476-IT@JH Technology Innovation Center
Personnel area: University Administration
The responsibilities of a Software Developer include design, implementation, testing, documentation, and support of product and project features. The ideal candidate will possess technical expertise in Java and Microsoft SQL Server, which encompass the core of our enterprise application development efforts. In this role, the Software Developer will participate in the development, installation, modification and testing of enterprise applications, specifically the myJH Portal, Team CORUS, the enterprise login page, and enterprise tools contained within these applications.
We're a team of designers, developers, project managers, and business leaders
We're passionate about creatively tackling challenges facing patients, providers, and administrators through software development
The software we design and develop facilitates communications, monitoring, analysis, and/or education for clinicians and patients
We develop software that ranges from integrated clinical decision-support tools to mobile, remote patient monitoring apps that bridge patients and providers
We prioritize work on software applications that have the greatest potential to positively impact patient care within The Johns Hopkins Health System
We aim to create and deliver products (through licensing, start-ups, and sales) that are beneficial to other healthcare institutions
We aim to disrupt while improving upon the status-quo of healthcare
Specific duties & responsibilities:
The Technology Innovation Center (TIC) is uniquely positioned within Johns Hopkins to help design, build, and deploy novel enterprise, departmental, and clinical applications that strive to improve workflow, outcomes, and patient care. Our applications focus on turning data and algorithms into useful visualization tools, improving workflows such as patient hand-off, rounding, and cross-team collaboration, and helping patients with medication adherence, data gathering, and overall clinical education. Our team frequently works with data from multiple sources including our Enterprise EMR (Epic), researcher curated data, and other IT systems. The applications we design, build, and support are critical to our healthcare operations and require high-availability, 24/7 monitoring, and on-call support.
Partner with a clinical champion to identify and study the primary audiences
Analyze existing clinical workflows of those audiences and ensure the application integrates with daily tasks of primary users
Work with Product Development Leads, Designers, and Software Developers to lead stakeholders in design sessions for feature prioritization and feedback
Deliver a minimum viable product that allows users to test with clinical teams at Johns Hopkins
Support and maintain the application, while also providing assistance to the clinical champion in maximizing the application's positive impact
Work with the team to design and execute additional phases of work as needed
Minimum qualifications (mandatory):
Bachelor's degree. Additional experience may be substituted for education.
One year of related work experience. Additional education may be substituted for experience.
Special knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Lead by Serving: be accessible, attentive, and accommodating to the team and our customers
Challenge what's Usual: take initiative, be relentless, and stay curious
Take a Team-Based Approach: stay passionate about learning technology from each other and co-innovate
Thrive in an interdisciplinary team-based environment
Are comfortable with ambiguity, and are also willing to take task-based direction on projects
Are not intimidated by working directly with world-class clinicians to design and develop software applications
Have some background knowledge rooted in the healthcare industry, and are relentlessly curious to know more
Would like to know your work is improving patients' lives and making health systems function better, and you'd like to see this in action
Are comfortable with feedback, and enjoy completing multiple iterations of your work before it becomes an enterprise-ready product
Don't take yourself too seriously, and enjoy a collaborative environment with lots of whiteboards and Post-It notes
Technical qualifications or specialized certifications:
Has familiarity with a handful of development languages, but has expertise in one or two languages
Has worked on at least one multi-person project and is familiar with the concept of 'the whole is greater than the sum of its parts'
Is comfortable reviewing code and contributing to an established application
Is eager to learn a Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) methodology
Is comfortable focusing on a primary project while contributing to other projects as time permits
Is familiar with RESTful API concepts and developing distributed software systems
A technical degree from an accredited university and a high GPA can be used in lieu of work experience
The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
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