MS Sr Systems Analyst

  • Allscripts
  • Raleigh, NC, USA
  • Aug 24, 2019
Information Technology

Job Description


Allscripts' policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

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MS Sr Systems Analyst


Job ID: 2019-22104
Type: Regular Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Client Service/Support
Remote US



Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.

The primary purpose of the Sr Systems Analyst role is to provide technical support for Allscripts TouchWorks application. The Sr Systems Analyst will be responsible for workflow analysis, build/configuration, testing, training and support. The Sr Systems Analyst will perform operational tasks and project based activities across implementations, upgrades, migrations and roll outs.

***60% travel nationwide will be required***


  • Work under the direction of the Manager to provide technical application solutions for assigned business areas
  • Possess technical knowledge of assigned application technology
  • Work with Business Analyst to understand the customer's product-specific requirements and configuration and translate them to technical design specifications and data flow from which programs are developed and coded
  • Codes, tests, debugs, implements, and documents programs or technical configuration
  • Ensure programs meet technical specifications and standards
  • Interact with Business and clinical representatives during the software build or configuration and testing process
  • Perform technical application configuration and configure /run reports at user request
  • Design and execute unit, system and integration test plans for new developments/releases/reports
  • Maintain technical documentation based on standard operating procedures in support of the assigned application
  • Perform application maintenance activities
  • Provide production support
  • Assist in resolving support calls escalated by the Service Desk
  • Identify the common causes of the defects, prioritize them and systematically remove them so that they do not reoccur in further development work
  • Coordinate with Project Managers to ensure project deadlines are met
  • Participate in focus groups and workshops, attend vendor training and demonstrations



Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  • BA or BS degree preferred or other relevant combination of training and experience.


  • 5-10 years Health IT industry experience preferred
  • 5-10 years experience with Allscripts Touchworks application
  • Practice Management experience is preferred
  • Excellent client facing skills with the ability to thrive in a highly critical, fast paced environment

Travel Requirements:

  • Will required 60% travel nationwide to CHI facilities
  • May require other travel for business needs

Working Arrangements:

  • May require after hours on call support
  • Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards

At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a competitive total rewards package, including holidays, vacation, and medical, disability and life insurance.