The Enterprise Information Services (EIS) team at Cedars-Sinai understands that true clinical transformation and the optimization of a clinical information systems implementation is fueled through the alignment of the right people, processes and technologies.
Why work here?
Beyond an outstanding benefit package and competitive salaries, we take pride in hiring the best, most committed employees. Our staff reflects the culturally and ethnically diverse community we serve. They are proof of our dedication to creating a multifaceted, inclusive environment that fuels innovation and the gold standard of patient care we strive for.
What will you be doing:
The Epic Systems Architect and DBA Manager is responsible for design and long term planning for Epic's systems environment focusing on high availability scalability, fault tolerance and excess. Have demonstrable experience on underlying servers (physical and virtual), server software (web servers, databases etc.), operating systems, storage and network technologies. This individual is also responsible for the planning and management of all technical and operational activities associated with the database administration function. Lead all aspects of the administration of relational database management system (Oracle/MS SQL), and object-oriented database management system (Cache) data, as well as data spaces in one or more computing environments (e.g., Unix, Linux, Windows). Leads a team of database specialists responsible for the technical functions associated with creating and maintaining databases; high availability; performance and tuning analysis; capacity planning, workload modeling, and prediction; systems support; application support and optimization; problem resolution tracking; and software upgrades. Ensures high-level support for a large and sophisticated RDBMS/ODBMS environment consisting of more than 350 database instances.
8+ years of demonstrated ability with information systems in a sophisticated multi-platform healthcare environment
3 to 5+ years of demonstrated ability in a supervisory/managerial role responsible for technical teams and successful execution of database-related projects with enterprise impact
5+ years of in-depth experience in the design, administration, programming, and support of RDBMSs/ODBMSs (e.g., Oracle, MS SQL, Cache) in one or more computing environments (e.g., Unix, Windows, Linux)
Hands-on experience in a 24x7 support environment, including tuning, load balancing of databases and applications, clustering, backups/restores, and troubleshooting
Demonstrated expertise with design and implementation of test plans, leading the software development life cycle in a highly fluid environment, change management systems, and source code control systems.
Demonstrated expertise in communicating with end-users and leading or supervising user support teams on an enterprise level.
Demonstrated expertise with healthcare applications and understanding of the needs and priorities of patient care providers.
Demonstrated expertise in a wide variety of software development, client/server, relational database, systems integration, and networking technologies.
Experience working in a healthcare environment supporting Epic Applications required.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills demonstrated expertise in project management, systems analysis, customer relations, and vendor contract negotiation and management.
Excellent interpersonal skills, able to deal effectively with diverse skill sets and personalities, provide strong team leadership, and work effectively as a team player.
Expert with mainstream office automation, project management, presentation, and communications tools.
Bachelor's degree in: Computer Science, Engineering, or related subject area.
Master's degree is preferred.
Epic certification in relevant module. (preferred)
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.