One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2018, UHS was recognized for the eighth consecutive year as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2017, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 83,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Corporate IS Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Associate Software Engineer.
The Associate Software Engineer maintains the reporting application under the direction of Department Supervisor and Senior Staff.Â Works aspects of projects assigned from preparing report guidelines and requirements through final implementation.Â Coordinates with supervisor modifications to existing reports that will effectively accomplish desired objectives.Â Â Â Provides technical support and project collaboration with UHS entities as needed.Â Coordinates work assignments given in order to meet deadlines and ensure continued progress toward assignment completion. Shares experience and learned knowledge with other members of team.
Key Responsibilities include:
Regularly meets with supervisor and Team to discuss develop/modify report specifications.
Coordinates solutions for reporting applications and prepares the appropriate documentation.
Outlines report specifications for UHS business needs and coordinates validation of data sources.
Understands education material and provides assistance with training to UHS staff for reporting applications.
Interacts with Leadership on implementation of new enhancements on reporting applications.
Coordinates development of test data, system testing and documentation for all phases of the application development life cycle.
Troubleshoots and opens implementation-related Customer Support Center Tickets.
Adheres to appropriate UHS Project Management standards.
Ensures strict adherence to work plans, reporting all serious deviations to Supervisor.
Assists management with training analysts in performance of their duties as required.
Provides technical support and guidance to other team members as required.
Maintains Service Excellence principles.
Prepares and promptly submits all routine and special reports.
Keeps management well informed of activities, needs, problems.