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Systems Analyst, Intermediate

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Physical Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Dept. Name

IS-Excellian QA Release

Hours Per Week





Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

The Commons, located in Minneapolis, is the headquarters of Allina Health, a not-for-profit health care organization serving patients and communities. Approximately 1,600 corporate and administrative service employees work at offices within Midtown Exchange, the site of the historic Sears retail complex at Chicago Avenue and E. Lake Street. This community landmark, adjacent to the campus of Abbott Northwestern Hospital, part of Allina Health, is the second largest building in Minnesota and includes offices, an internationally themed public market and residential units.



Req ID: 58479
  • Control software release activities, including the promotion of releases to the nonPRD and Production environments, configuring clients, and working with the various IS teams to ensure those configured/non configured clients are installed approp.
  • Create downtime work plans
  • Ensure proper releases of software are successfully loaded and are operational
  • Work with software vendor, technical or functional resources to maintain appropriate environments with

with patches and fixes as appropriate

  • Configure application or clients to meet the business requirements and technical functional specifications, paying attention to specific needs of device types and database environment needs and ensure packagers have clear direction of what and how to implement the client files.
  • Proactively manage system performance of Epic
    • Assess workflows triggering a high percentage of performance exceptions, determine if the exceptions are workstation model specific, help identify PC replacement prioritization or memory increase opportunities
    • Assess general system health, detect performance bottlenecks, ensure audits of configuration settings are appropriate
    • Resolve incidents related to system performance
  • Develop collaborative partnerships across departments, business units and Allina to achieve results and improve performance
  • Under limited supervision, formulates and defines system scope and objectives through research and fact finding to develop or modify moderately complex information systems
  • Install, configure, test, support and monitor information systems to meet requirements and technical specifications
  • Provide information system support, troubleshooting and coordination
  • Analyze and evaluate existing or proposed systems and their integrations to process data
  • Challenges others’ thinking to create effective and efficient work processes
  • Adapts quickly to changing business and technology needs


BS/BA degree or equivalent preferred in computer science or related business area.


  • EPIC experience preferred
  • Involves typical and recurring assignments under limited supervision
  • Under limited supervision, formulates and defines system scope and objectives through research and fact-finding to develop or modify moderately complex information systems.
  • Analyzes and evaluates existing or proposed systems to process data
  • Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results.
  • Prepares detailed technical specifications from which programs will be written.
  • Creates or updates supporting systems documentation and implements the new system (or current system changes) into production for ongoing operation
  • Investigates and identifies systems changes or new applications required
  • Analyzes and corrects reported production systems performance problems and documents any changes made.
  • Competent to work on most phases of applications systems analysis and programming activities, but requires instruction and guidance in other phases.
  • Develops collaborative partnerships across departments, business units and Allina to achieve results and improve performance
  • Takes initiative to become more knowledgeable about Allina’s business and healthcare industry trends
  • Challenges others’ thinking to create effective and efficient work processes.
  • Adapts quickly to changing business and technology needs
Demonstrates sound business judgment.

Work Schedule

  • M-F 8-4:30
  • Day shift
  • Full time
  • Benefit Eligible

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

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