Sutter Health Environmental Risk Technical Analyst II in Sacramento, California


The Environmental Risk Technical Analyst II is responsible for performing skilled technical analysis, design, support, implementation, and project management for technology related activities associated with the Sutter Health Emergency Management Systems (SHEMS) project. The Environmental Risk Technical Analyst II coordinates system wide meetings and oversees various other departmental project initiatives to ensure professional development and presentation. Additional responsibilities will include defining business and user data requirements along with supporting technical solutions for Sutter Health's Affiliates and Product team members. The Environmental Risk Technical Analyst II will present detailed specifications, data mapping, testing assistance, and issue resolution to business teams. The Environmental Risk Technical Analyst II develops specifications according to established standards and procedures, in a timely manner, while adhering to project management/control plans.



A Bachelor's Degree in Information Management, Computer Science, Healthcare Administration, Business, the specialized Application, or related field is required. For applicants with degrees not related to Computer Science, significant specialized course work or experience in software development is required. The equivalent combination of education, training, application/hardware support, hardware/software installation projects, and hospital/clinic operation experience may be substituted.


Three to four years experience in managing, analyzing, implementing, and supporting applications, interfaces, databases, and/or web related projects is required. Experience in analyzing and supporting complex projects is required. Experience in developing data standards to support reporting and analysis is desired. Significantly detailed analytical skills in a technical environment are required, as is experience in at least one of the following areas:

·Implementation and support of health systems software and mid-range utilities such as SMS/MS4, IBM query, SQL, DFU, MS/4, Lawson, Sunquest, Neon, Informatica, Seagate Info.

·Communication protocols and standard messaging structures (HL7, XML, ANSI X.12, TCP/IP, ODBC);

·Database concepts and databases (e.g. Mumps, Informix, Oracle, MS SQL, Sybase, FoxPro, Postgres, Access), reporting applications (Crystal Reports, Query), reporting tools (Crystal Info Server 6.0 and IBM 400 Query), and logical and physical data models.

·Operating systems (AIX UNIX, NT, AS 400, IBM RISC 6000).

·Web design, web application/data integration, and methodology.

·Business continuity and disaster recovery experience a must.

·Understand various mass communication systems

·Understanding of various telecommunication systems such as; cellular, satellite phones, and radios.

Hospital and/or other health care application experience preferred. Experience working on implementation teams for complex projects requiring coordination of resource, budget development, and project planning is required. Must have proven success in communicating with multiple levels of an organization. Significant problem determination and resolution experience is required. Previous project management experience is preferred. Experience with developing methodologies for analysis, development, implementation, and testing is preferred. Working knowledge of MS Project, Visio, PMBOK, and SDLC methodologies preferred.


·Effective knowledge and understanding of information technology concepts and technologies is required, as is a strong knowledge of computer systems hardware and software, data structures, data models, entity relationship models and database design object-oriented analysis, design, protocols, and methodologies.

·Knowledge of health care operations and structure, department-specific policies and procedures and workflows, general requirements in an integrated delivery system, and use of information systems applications in the practicing health care environment is preferred. Understanding of data structures and database transaction/analytical/relational database models is preferred.

·Effective knowledge in data warehouse and decision support strategies is preferred. Knowledge of current technology and how it is best utilized in designing systems and implementing applications is desired. If applicable, must be knowledgeable in concepts of data standardization, data dictionaries, and data administration.

·Successful project coordination experience is required.

Primary Location: California, Greater Sacramento Area, Sacramento

Organization: Sutter Health System Office

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.