Children's Hospital Boston IT Manager I in Boston, Massachusetts
57180BRTitle:IT Manager IDepartment:Information Systems - CHAMPSAutoReqId:57180BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:Information TechnologyJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted, and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs, and small acts of kindness, colleagues who have your back, and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed CHAMPS Team (Children’s Hospital Applications Maximizing Patient Safety) and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The IT Manager CHAMPS shall be responsible for:
Leading the day-to-day activities of a team of experienced Analysts responsible for supporting our suite of Cerner Clinical applications. This is an active position that requires continuous monitoring, assessment, planning, and execution.
Maintaining a strong customer service focus. Developing the team’s operational standards, on-call schedules, vacation schedules, training plans, and other related administrative duties to ensure a stable work environment.
Effectively managing employees within assigned unit/department. Persuading and negotiating with peer level managers on issues and programs that impact assigned unit/department.
Evaluating current and projected demand for service and technology. Conducting research and evaluating new technologies/approaches. Recommending and implementing solutions.
Planning for, and implementation of, the preventative maintenance necessary to keep the applications performing optimally.
Working with staff, partner teams, and vendors to resolves complex problems. This involves functioning as a liaison between other groups, both inside and outside of the organization.
Training new staff in daily operations and procedures of the department.
Providing status reports and feedback to management.
Planning, supervising, and organizing system-related activities for the applicable ISD department.
Embodying the Hospital’s core values in all interactions with patients, families, and colleagues.
Interviewing, selecting, disciplining, and/or recommending employees for discharge in accordance with Hospital HR policy and practices. Conducting performance appraisals and proposing merit increases.
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, Masters preferred
Demonstrated leadership experience in the health care information technology industry.
Extensive application implementation and/or support experience in healthcare is required, matching the level of expertise typically found after a minimum of 5-10 years in the industry.
Cerner experience is highly preferred, and a healthcare background is a plus.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular