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Systems Analyst, Intermediate

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Physical Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Dept. Name

IS-Excellian Sys Integration

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: 58534
  • Implement, optimize, and support medical device integration across the Allina organization. Examples of device integrations that the team is responsible for includes: Monitors, Anesthesia machines, lab devices, and infusion pumps.
  • Understand and configure middleware and interfaces, such as, Data Innovations, Epic Bridges, and Cloverleaf
  • Collaborate with clinicians, integration team, bio med engineers, networking, and application teams
  • Consult with Business Analysts on application system features and functionality
  • Translate user requirements into functional technical specifications
  • Work with more senior analysts to configure the application to meet the business requirements and technical functional specifications
  • Assist more senior analysts to install, configure, test, support and monitor systems
  • Work with Business analysts to define, design and build reports to meet business needs
  • Provide on-call support for purposes of incident and problem management
  • Prepare and maintain technical documentation used in supporting the system
  • Familiar with the concepts of project management
  • Ability to understand tasks assigned to project team
  • Ability to work collaboratively on a project team


BS/BA degree or equivalent preferred in computer science, information technology, or related business area


  • 3-4 years’ experience working as a systems analyst or related job on technical application systems in one or more aspects of technical application systems or areas of the business. Experience working with systems integrations or device integrations
  • Excellent customer service skills and orientation
  • Able to write effective reports
  • Able to document design and support plans
  • Strong communication skills - written and verbal
  • Good communication skills within the team
  • 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 and processes.
  • Analyzes and evaluates existing or proposed systems to process data
  • Devises or modifies procedure 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
  • Demonstrated expertise of general software development methods, design, and programming techniques.
  • Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents and maintains programs with general supervision from more senior systems analysts/programmers.
  • 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 application 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

Monday-Friday 40/week.
On-call for 24/7 coverage for one week every 4-5 weeks.
Rare weekend work may be required during patching, implementation, and upgrades.
Flexible work schedule after completing on-boarding milestones and able to demonstrate proficiency with responsibilities.

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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