Job Description

Reference # : 20-00198Title : IT Specialist
Location : Menands,, NY
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 02/17/2020 / 02/17/2022

NYS Medicaid must implement enhanced systems and technology solutions to support the efficient operation of the Meaningful Use Electronic Health Records Incentive Program and support Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) compliance and audit activities. Tracking and monitoring will begin with web-based provider registration and continue until successful ongoing submission is achieved.

The consultant will be performing report development tasks as it relates to health information technology including development of reports, work flows, data transformation, programming solutions, writing and executing unit test plans, researching, resolving, and testing reporting defects, and close collaboration with the technical team.
1.-Review business requirements documentation with technical project manager and programmers to ensure clarity in implementation of technical design
2.-Participate in business requirement and joint application development sessions to inform report options
3.-Implement systems and program design to meet complex business needs and author technical design document. Creates appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code and technical documentation.
4.-Assists technical project manager in development of report time estimates and completes assigned tasks

5.-Participates in development as data expert, with specialization in report development. Ensure topnotch report development through coding, testing, debugging, implementing, and documenting programs, and developing test plans to verify logic programs and output.
6.-Troubleshoots end user technical issues,identifying report problems and leading solutions
7.-Implements release management process including technical steps to promote, test and release through the development environment, coordinating with infrastructure staff.
8.-Uses iterative and agile software development lifecycle methodologies.
9.-Design and develop enterprise-wide SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence solutions and web applications.
10.–Develop SAS EBI contents (Stored process, Dashboard, OLAP cubes, web reports, information maps, etc.)
11.-Perform data management using ETL method, and perform knowledge transfer to ITS and DOH programmers.
12.Other related tasks as assigned


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