Health Data Management Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Support the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Electronic Health Record Modernization (OEHRM) as a Health Data Management Engineer. Review system logs and determine corrective actions to achieve high system uptime and perform Quality Control that checks data between the source VistA systems and the Shadow database elements. Monitor and validate backups to ensure Cache IRIS Server Instances and Cache IRIS Mirror Instances are operational. Validate operational staging and production environments, validate High-Availability as part of the Disaster Recovery Strategy for the databases. Review and recommend enhancements to the database capacity planning scripts. Troubleshoot incidents and monitor through resolution, analyze change requests, determine the impact of changes, test, validate, and document changes to ensure JournalReaders are running and adding entries to DataFiler Queue. Develop documentation for database restoration, Cache IRIS Class, and various VistA files. Assist with updating the Disaster Recovery Technical Guide and User Guide. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 15+ years of experience in a professional work environment

  • Experience with VA and DOD legacy health data or private sector health data

  • Experience with creating strategies and plans for integration of multiple IT systems or subsystems into an operational unit and ensuring full functional and performance capabilities are retained

  • Experience in introducing new hardware or software into a new or existing environment while minimizing disruption and mitigating risks

  • Experience with Cache

  • Experience with VistA, IRIS, or Ensemble

  • Ability to coordinate with development and user teams to assess risks, goals, and needs and ensure that all are adequately addressed

  • Bachelor's degree in CS, Engineering, Math, Information Systems, Data Science, Data Analytics, or Statistics or 23+ years of experience working in a professional environment in lieu of a degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in the VA

  • Experience with implementing EHRs

  • Experience with enterprise network concepts MPLS, prioritization, segmentation, load balancing, segmentation, and continuity of operations

  • Experience with scalability analysis and modeling

  • Experience with end-to-end system performance assessment and optimization

The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 150,000 - 165,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.

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