Sr. Systems Analyst (Clinical Applications)

Job Locations USA-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 month ago(2/1/2018 4:37 PM)
Requisition ID
Information Technology

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.


For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

MSK is seeking a Sr. Systems Analyst to join our Health Informatics Team.  In this role, the Sr. Systems Analyst maintains and supports the ongoing operation and implementation of clinical applications and data analyses used by the departments across the center  The Sr. Systems Analyst also leads inter-departmental teams in the implementation of system enhancements, changes and fixes, including documentation of functional design specifications, system configuration and testing. 


You Will:

  • Collaborate with administrative/clinical/operational leaders in establishing goals and standards for healthcare systems
  • Apply insights and a variety of analytical techniques to conceive process improvements and develop effective solutions to operational issues
  • Be responsible for application management and system security
  • Provide systems management and analysis functions to assist in the development and implementation of new systems, the revision of existing systems and to support special projects
  • Direct the preparation and design of utilization, productivity, and other ad hoc reports to meet internal and external reporting needs

You Are:

  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
  • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
  • Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational
  • Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals
  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
  • Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles
  • Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious
  • Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations

You Need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent experience); Master’s Degree preferred
  • 2-4 years experience in a complex, multi-departmental healthcare environment
  • 1 year experience in a managerial or project manager capacity, preferably performing clinical system implementations.




MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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