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IT Analyst

  • Location: Minneapolis, 55402
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

Come work for an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services on an overall mission to heal, discover and educate for longer, healthier lives.

Position: IT Analyst
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota Local only. Hybrid remote and onsite required.
Term: 4 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • The Application Analyst role is responsible for configuring, documenting, testing, modifying and maintaining software applications.
  • Build specific applications and technology expertise to and contribute to the specification and design development process.
  • Create system and operating documentation.
  • Job functions include configuring applications by translating the business requirements into software specifications.
  • Configure, modify, test and troubleshoot existing programs/software.
  • Analyze end user data and business needs to recommend changes and optimize of program/system performance.
  • Develop deep application knowledge within specified focus areas. Write and maintain application systems documentation.
  • Proactively participates in IT workflow processes including 1) Incident and Problem Management, 2) IT Service Request Management, 3) Change Control Management and 4) IT Project Management.
  • Accurately translates business requirements to detail-level system specifications and evaluates against current system capabilities.
  • Understands workflows with the objective to meet business needs.
  • Effectively unit test all code and programs prior to releasing them to the quality assurance team.
  • Resolve all unit test issues in a timely manner.
  • Assist the quality assurance team in identifying test cases and in creating/mining test data to enable a thorough test of all deliverables.
  • Provide implementation/production support as required.
  • Evaluate and understand dependencies between applications to understand if making a change in one application would have a negative impact in another application.
  • Use knowledge of assigned application(s) to help resolve issues and drive optimal business solutions.
  • Support the implementation planning for application program requirements.
  • Support the end-user and technical operations staff as required by providing excellent customer service.
  • Assist senior development staff with the integration of technology within and across areas of IT.
  • Works as a member of an application team as well as with other application and technical teams.
  • Supports multiple concurrent work efforts, educates and coaches other team members, and works with minimal supervision in support of team initiatives.
Additional Job Details:
  • Nurse Call, Vocera, Communications, IT Infrastructure knowledge, Great Customer communication and service


  • Bachelors degree or combination of education and related work experience


  • 3-5 years of IT application experience - IT Application Analyst/Engineering skills best describe what we’re looking for
  • Solid understanding of the Software Development Life-Cycle (SDLC)
  • Demonstrated analytical critical thinking skills for process development or problem resolution.
  • Knowledge of healthcare processes and application system coordination.
  • Knowledge of database structure and reporting techniques and tools.
  • Candidates need to understand Nurse call System and Middleware technology


  • Bachelors degree in IT field


  • Experience within the Healthcare Industry
  • Certifications and experience relative to the role

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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