One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Corporate IS Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Senior Software Engineer-Integration.
Working as a member of the team, leads the implementation, and supervises the testing, documentation and support of UHS integration projects. Designs and implements new applications or modifications to existing applications that will effectively accomplish desired objectives. Provides technical support to UHS entities as needed. Meets deadlines and ensures continued progress toward assignment completion. Monitors the resolution of maintenance or enhancement issues. Interfaces with the user community regarding application design and support. Provides guidance to less experienced staff. Shares experience and expertise with other members of team.
Key Responsibilities include:
Regularly meets with users, vendors, and IS staff to develop/modify system specifications.
Designs solutions for applications and prepares the appropriate documentation.
Supervises development of test data, system testing and documentation for all phases of the application development life cycle.
Performs quality assurance on applicable functionality.
Researches and resolves implementation-related Customer Support Center Tickets.
Adheres to appropriate Project Management standards.
Ensures strict adherence to work plans, reporting all serious deviations to management.
Oversees the training of users in operating procedures for application.
Assists in providing programming estimates for new, or changes to, existing project requests
Designs, codes, tests and documents new systems or enhancements to existing systems.