Application Functional Lead Sr

 
Position: Application Functional Lead Sr

Job ID: 163238

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: SUPPLY CHAIN ADMINISTRATION

Talent Area: Information Services

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

About Texas Children's Hospital

Founded in 1996, Texas Children’s Health Plan is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. We provide STAR/Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to pregnant women, teens, children and adults in Houston and surrounding areas. Currently, the Health Plan has more than 375,000 members who receive care from our network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians, 3,200 specialists, and 70 hospitals. Texas Children's Health Plan is also the largest combined STAR/CHIP Managed Care Organization in the Harris County service area.   To join our community of 14,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.  At Texas Children’s Hospital, diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of our values and mission for the women and children that we serve. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment for all faculty, staff and learners throughout our organization. We believe that each member of our one amazing team provides enrichment that allows us to create a lasting legacy for future employees of this great organization.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Summary:

Want to join a new team within Supply Chain? This exciting new position will support our Oracle cloud software within our supply chain function (suppliers, requisition, contracts, purchasing, PDH, and inventory) to include, but not limited to: resolving break fix tickets, reviewing new release notes from Oracle cloud quarterly upgrades, collaborating with the other supply chain departments on new functionality to implement, and enabling the technology to better serve Texas Children’s Hospital.
We are searching for a Senior Application Functional Lead -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide lead technical services to analyze, design, and deliver clinical/business solutions while functioning as a subject matter expert to activities related to answering technical consulting questions. Serves as a subject matter expert associated with content, processes, and procedures of enterprise applications.
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Responsibilities :

  • Translates business needs into detailed requirement specifications, coordinates new development, and makes sure it is consistent and well-integrated with existing information frameworks and data structures
  • Leads and engages in business analysis, data analysis, and design analysis collaborating with business application analysts and application architects
  • Analyzes current business practices, user needs, and workflow processes, contributes details to the plan and translates customer's business problem, need, or opportunity, and designs a virtualized solution that completely and correctly addresses the business problem, needs, or opportunity
  • Facilitates enterprise systems design and architecture, manage requirement traceability information, and tracking of requirements through the stages of implementation
  • Leads the architectural design, development, deployment, and technical quality of large enterprise solutions that span multiple technologies and discipline
  • Leads complex technical data warehouse discussions on modeling, integration, and overall technology solutions and design
  • Provides leadership with measures on the effectiveness of data governance and data quality
  • Leads complex technical data architecture discussions on modeling, integration, and overall technology solutions and design. Prepares technical architectural and implementation design documents
  • Maintains systems and releases, assists with controlling and reviewing third-party vendor application releases to production
  • Updates and maintains support documentation and works closely with server and database system administrators in troubleshooting and coordinating system outages
  • Identifies alternative ways to utilize the application and technologies for projects that are impacted by performance and/or business issues.
  • Participates in departmental activities, facilitates activities with management, coaches on design principles across multiple problems/solutions under different scenarios, represents IS in discussions with other groups to develop application and data integration solutions


Qualifications:

Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.

  • H.S. Diploma or GED and 10 years’ experience in application design and implementation OR
  • Bachelor's degree and 6 years' experience.
    We are open on any work authorizations; no third parties please!Candidates apply directly!


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