Sutter Health Applications Director - Enterprise Imaging Applications in Mather, California


Directs and is accountable for the full systems development life cycle management of enterprise applications for both support services and implementations adhering to enterprise data/process standards. Directs ongoing support and services of the software, environments, and processes required to ensure data quality and integrity. Monitors functionality of the software and its use within the Sutter Health affiliates, paying particular attention to evolving best practices for distribution across affiliates.


Looking for a dynamic experienced leader who has a strong background in clinical Imaging applications support and implementation. Needs to be a change agent and strong understanding of Service Management.

Leadership responsibilities for all Imaging applications and Service Lines. Lead teams who provide support to customers across Sutter for Imaging applications; responsible for budget, HR duties and assist with projects.

Combination of IT and/or healthcare operations work experience, with at least five years of leadership experience, in managing multiple, large, cross-functional teams or projects, and influencing senior level managements and key stakeholders as typically acquired in 11 to 14 years.

Management and leadership experience within an information technology context working and managing complex implementation projects including systems analysis, project management, resource allocation, budget development and vendor management.

Experience in the healthcare industry working with business, Laboratory, Radiology, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physician Management software applications strongly preferred.

Advanced technical and business knowledge in software development life cycle, quality assurance, project management and other related disciplines/processes.

Proven track record in implementing applications and systems in multiple sites, vendor selection and installation.

Experience working directly with a vendor especially in the area of applications development and implementation is advantageous.

Background in ambulatory care and/or managed care is desirable.

Clinical background is helpful.

Knowledge and understanding of technological hardware and software needs in Laboratory, Radiology, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Physician Management areas.

Good understanding of information technology needs in healthcare operations (hospitals, clinics, medical offices, etc.).

Good understanding of business operations and financial management processes.

Good managerial and leadership skills and abilities.

Strong interpersonal, presentation and written communication skills.

Good analytical skills in identifying trends, needs and issues.

Primary Location: California, Greater Sacramento Area, Mather Field

Organization: Sutter Health Information Services

Employee Status: Regular

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: Other

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.