This position participates in the maintenance of the technical database environment for the companys business systems. The incumbent works as part of a team directing and coordinating hardware and software system configurations. Incumbent is responsible for resolution of database problems and issues assuring solution is timely and of acceptable quality. The department is principally responsible for the efficient and effective management of the corporation's databases ensuring highly available, stable and recoverable databases with data integrity.
Defines, installs, coordinates, implements, and tests database backup and recovery methodology for each data server. Work with team to monitor database performance and identify then correct performance bottlenecks.
Provides day-to-day support and guidance in handling the daily schedule of department production jobs. Technically stable data dictionary, data security and application database environments through appropriate monitoring/control. Effective management support through the timely response to management staff problems and needs.
Investigates new technologies/products and healthcare industry trends in respect to their implications on the responsibilities of department through the effective use of continuing education programs, associations, and publications.
Participates in and provides information into the designs of technical standards and policies regarding data, imports, exports and general access to data.
Adheres to the development and maintenance standards for data usage, manage the physical space and placement requirements of data, compile and assimilate information about the characteristics, accessibility, and interdependence of data.
Evaluate project assignments and present time and cost estimates for database modifications, development or installations.
Provides information on feasibility studies, request for information/proposal (RFI/RFP) assembly, capital or operating budgets or other planning sessions.
Must possess knowledge as is normally obtained through the completion of an associates degree in related field. (Combination of relevant education, technical, business and healthcare experience.
Requires communication and presentation skills to engage technical and non-technical audiences. Requires ability to communicate and interact across facilities and at various levels. As is typical in this industry, variable shifts and hours and carrying/responding to a pager may be required.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
Internal Number: 256297
About Banner Health
You want to change the health care industry – one life at a time. You belong here. You’re excited to be part of the dramatic changes happening in the health care field. In fact, you thrive on change. But you also understand that excellent, compassionate patient care is the true measure of the success of these changes. You belong at Banner Health. Our award-winning, comprehensive health system includes 23 hospitals in seven western states, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, a network of physician practices and much more. Throughout our system, skilled, compassionate professionals use the latest technology to change the way care is provided. If you’re looking to be a key contributor to a forward-looking organization, you’ll experience a wide variety of professional advantages: •Our vision for changing the future of health care gives you the opportunity to leverage your abilities to achieve something historic. •Our expansive system offers you an unmatched variety of clinical settings – from large urban trauma center to small rural hospital, ambulatory to home health. Our system also includes hospitals specializing in cancer, heart health and pediatrics. •Our many loc...ations also translate into a broad selection of exciting and rewarding lifestyle options – from the big city to the wide-open spaces. •Our commitment to healthcare innovation means you always have the latest technologies at your fingertips to help you provide the finest care possible. •The size, success and growth of our system provide you with the stability and options to pursue your desired career path. •Our competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits offer you options to complement your unique needs.