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CommonSpirit Health Epic Application Analyst III in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee


CHI Memorial Hospital, now part of CommonSpirit Health formed between Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health, is once again the only hospital in the Chattanooga area to be named a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be the regional referral center of choice providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia.

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The Epic Beaker Analyst designs, analyzes, develops, tests, implements and/or provides technical assistance of assigned system applications. In this role, the Analyst demonstrates the ability to work with user departments to resolve problems; and develops and modifies procedures to solve data processing problems and/or prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written.

  1. Implements and maintains policies, standards, and procedures related to the definition and use of data resources across the enterprise to ensure the reusability of data and processes in a client-server environment

  2. Work with the business areas to define and model the business.

  3. Determines and Implements methods for capturing, correcting, and using corporate data resources, and for storing corporate data resources in the corporate Data Dictionary residing on a client-server platform.

  4. Assists in the review of proposed systems and systems enhancements to identify appropriate use of and access of data resources.

  5. Assist in maintaining the security and integrity of all data. Ensures that adequate security and integrity mechanisms are in place for data accessed directly by the user community using Workstations, 4GLs, and online query products

  6. Assists interface group with interface design details that may require a knowledge of an application's database entity relationship diagram and data dictionary

  7. Designs and/or Implements the physical design of databases in a client-server environment after validating the logical design.

  8. Reviews physical data base designs for technical accuracy and resource performance.

  9. Allocates and initializes DASD, and puts physical database definitions into production. This includes performing authorized transfers of data between the test and production client-server environments, and the loading of data which may require converting and formatting data.

  10. When operational problems with the physical databases arise, provides problem analysis and definition, and applies any necessary fixes for resolution

  11. Designs, tests, and maintains the database logging, restart, backup and recovery procedures, in cooperation with the Business Recovery Plan, to protect the integrity of production data. Directs and monitors recovery / restart procedures when necessary.

  12. Responsible for performance monitoring, tuning, and capacity planning for stored data facilities and DBMS

  13. When DBMS updates are required, schedules and Performs this task.

  14. Monitors and tunes multi-platform software and hardware systems, and collects and analyzes computer performance data, ensuring all muti-platform software and hardware systems are running at maximum efficiency, and documents and submits capacity and trend analysis reports to IS Management.


Bachelor's Degree - a related field or may substitute an equivalent combination of education and experience

Epic Beaker Certification

Three (3) years experience in supporting vendor platform

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Requisition ID 2021-174844

Employment Type Full Time

Department IT Clinical Applications

Hours / Pay Period 80

Shift Day

Standard Hours Days

Facility / Process Level : Name CHI Memorial Chattanooga


Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.