Works with leadership to identify enterprise application software needs and oversees activities to deliver appropriate business and aligned solutions. Manages a team of resources and responsible for ensuring adequate resources are allocated based on project requirements. Communicate plans, status, and issues to higher management levels.
Assumes primary responsibility for the application administration team regarding job performance.
Assists with the budget process regarding system, utility, and application software strategy.
Investigates, reviews, and recommends new software tools, application platforms, monitoring, and performance enhancement tools and creates a detailed roadmap for the application of those tools.
Assesses the need for, facilitates the acquisition of, and maintains an inventory of applications, software, and related tools and processes that assist in performing application management including automation.
Ensures there is an effective system performance problem reporting process that is being followed Performs application administration activities in addition to overseeing team work activities.
Ensures the efficient and effective use of application administration activities through the development and monitoring of KPIs.
Reports status and makes recommendations for continuous improvement.
Develops training and mentoring activities for the application administration team to develop relevant skills and competencies.
Identifies the need for and develops necessary training for other IT and business areas to understand the overall process and their roles in application administration efforts.
Acts as a project leader and a subject matter expert on multiple and complex projects.
Provides oversight into all activities of the team.
Responsible for all human resource activities for the team, including hiring, performance management, contributing to increase and promotion recommendations, career development, corrective action, and recommendations for termination.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
*Relevant experience may be a combination of related work experience and degree obtained (Associate's Degree = 2 years; Bachelor's Degree = 4 years).
Provide day-to-day Informatica (MDM, EDC, Axon, PowerCenter, IDQ, IICS, etc) infrastructure administration support, including but not limiting to Linux, Windows, Oracle, MSSQL Server and Tidal;
Provide recommendation and support for administration of team based development;
Develop and interpret policies and procedures for best practices to be adhered to by developers and or team administrators;
Identify, recommend and implement ETL process and architecture improvements;
Evaluate Informatica technology use and needs and recommend improvements, such as software upgrades and other supporting tools;
Assist with or perform independently the scheduling and implementing of required software patches and upgrades;
Install, configure, and administer the Informatica platform for maximum utilization and throughput;
Coordinate with appropriate system administrators, Platform Services teams, and Database Administrators as needed to complete project goals;
Assist with code reviews and design creation for ongoing projects and new projects;
Assist with or perform development towards automation of monitoring Informatica environments using supported Informatica code languages;
Be responsible for Informatica code, catalog and security promotions from one environment to another environment;
Ensure that all systems and procedures adhere to organizational best practices;
Support production jobs with performance tuning and troubleshooting issues;
Participates in 24x7 on-call support;
Communicate any successes, struggles, challenges, or change requests in a timely fashion before escalations would be needed;
Perform other duties as requested by management.
High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required)
Minimum of 11 years-Relevant experience* (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
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. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and 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. We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, 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 sequencingprograms, 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 1...3 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.