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EPIC - TESTING SPECIALIST - (MRO) - 3524

YONKERS, NY, US


Montefiore Medical Center has redefined healthcare. Through our multidisciplinary approach, we are able to provide access to a wide variety of medical specialties for a full range of clinical services, ensuring seamless, coordinated care for our patients. This unique team approach infuses camaraderie among physicians, nurses and other specialty care providers. Our EMR platform, Epic, supports our collaborative, team-oriented environment, which has contributed to our becoming one of the nation's premier healthcare systems. Our elite Epic team takes pride in having completed our initial Epic implementation fully half a year ahead of schedule. 

 

We are excited to announce that we are implementing Epic EHR for clinical and patient financial activity as well as consolidating ancillary core systems at White Plains Hospital (WPH), Nyack Hospital and Burke Rehabilitation. This project supports Montefiore Health System’s strategic initiative to more closely integrate members and provide more advanced and better-coordinated care to patients in the region.

 

As part of this expansion, our Epic mobile hardware support team is seeking a Testing Specialist to use his/her extensive knowledge of the client’s clinical or business requirements, application capabilities, and his/her technical skills to implement and support applications. The Testing Specialist is responsible for the implementation of new applications, upgrades, and modifications to existing systems and assisting in the coordination of these efforts, and, is also responsible for the application configuration, go-live support, and on-going client support. The  Testing Specialist works on multiple projects concurrently and will provide outstanding client service and contributes to the organization’s mission of utilizing information technology to improve patient care.

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

The Testing Specialist will support all testing efforts throughout the continuous implementation and adoption of systems. The Testing Specialist coordinates the planning and execution of diverse comprehensive systems testing efforts. The role will coordinate all testing phases including functional, integrated, device and end user testing for system upgrades, hardware and software patching, disaster recovery readiness and system deployment. The Testing Specialist provides outstanding client service and contributes to the organization’s mission of utilizing information technology to improve patient care.

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Organize the planning and execution of the comprehensive testing program for systems, through a variety of different testing phases, including baseline, functional and integrated application testing.
  • Coordinate and facilitate the integrated testing involving the system and third party and ancillary systems, ensuring the integrity of communications between a variety of clinical and business systems.
  • Harmonize application testing with ongoing parallel activities such as client, device, printer and other end-point testing efforts between the application and deployment services team.
  • Track issues/defects and resolution for all testing efforts in a defect tracking solution.
  • Monitor, review, and report on the progress of all testing initiatives to management team and to senior management on occasion.
  • Oversee the development, update, and review of new and existing test scripts, test script design, system test scripts, and baseline test scripts by the application teams.
  • Develop and maintain project work plans for new version release and special update (SU), infrastructure upgrade, disaster recovery and business continuity testing.
  • Coordinate the interaction with application and technical teams to ensure testing environments and resource availability.
  • Participate in testing activities and exercises (including some nights and weekends)
  • Performs other related duties as required.


JOB REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Prior experience with testing/validation of IT systems (preferred)
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, interactive)
  • Very strong organizational skills
  • Effective time management, while dealing with multiple priorities
  • Ability to work independently with an emphasis on meeting goals and objectives.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Access, Visio)
  • Detail oriented
  • Accuracy focused
  • Prior experience with supporting Epic implementations (preferred)

 

EDUCATION

Bachelor’s degree OR equivalent experience

 

 

 

Department: Montefiore Information Technology Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: YONKERS  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3 Odell Plaza, Yonkers
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 102225 

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

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Mission:
To heal, to teach, to discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve.

Vision:
To be a premier academic medical center that transforms health and enriches lives.

Values
Define our philosophy of care, they shape our actions and motivate and inspire us to pursue excellence and achieve the goals we have set forth for the future. Our values include:

  • Humanity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity

 

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Yonkers
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City