Application Developer - UICC

University of Iowa Health Care

Coralville, IA Technology $50,704 to $75,857 yearly

Job Reference #: 18000893

This Professional & Scientific position will be filled as an Application Developer (PIA2) and is not eligible for H-1b visa sponsorship.
UI Health Care Information Systems is seeking an experienced Epic Application Developer to provide technical leadership and support for the development, configuration and ongoing maintenance of Community Connect EpicCare and Epic ASAP.  
Position Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with application owners and stakeholders to identify critical functional requirements for new or revised clinical applications.
  • Recommend technical design and procedures for new or revised applications.
  • Configure and customize applications; may write program code or scripts.
  • Review and analyze system problems to identify solutions and/or make appropriate referrals.
  • Develop and maintain detailed project plans associated with system development, deployment, and ongoing support.
  • Develop and maintain documentation to ensure recovery capability, as well as satisfactory and stable performance of the platform(s) and all applications and processes.
  • Wear a pager and provide some 24x7 on-call support. Travel to customer sites for sustained periods of time to support application implementation, upgrade, and/or optimization.
Please attach a cover letter as part of the application process. Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. This job may be removed from posting and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended. For questions or additional information, please contact Teresa Franklin ( or Karmen-Dillon (
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background and credential check.
Position Qualifications:
Education Required
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and related application development/support experience
Experience Requirements
  • Some current experience, typically 3-5 years, in the development and/or support of applications used by non-technical customers to support and enhance healthcare workflow processes
  • Experience contributing to the support, configuration and development of at least one Epic-specific healthcare enterprise application
  • Experience working with application owners and/or vendors to analyze system and integration requirements
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with basic project management
  • A valid driver’s license and ability to meet UI Fleet Safety requirements.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with technical and non-technical staff; and
  • Demonstrated job-related experience and/or commitment to diversity in the work/academic environment 
Desirable Qualifications
  • Experience supporting an EHR in a rural ambulatory or hospital setting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with any of the following workflows: ambulatory or inpatient clinical documentation; emergency department or ancillary services such as social work, respiratory therapy or rehabilitation services.
  • Epic certification(s) related but not limited to the following:  EpicCare Ambulatory, EpicCare Inpatient, EpicCare Procedure Orders, Epic ASAP.
  • Experience collaborating with technical and non-technical staff on system implementation projects
  • Proven ability to write application test scripts
  • Experience troubleshooting HL7 interfaces
To apply for this position visit our website at and search job listings by the Information Technology category; Application Developer – UICC Clinical Applications.
Competitive salary and outstanding fringe benefits.  Applicant credentials subject to verification.   The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Job ID: 65844

Posted 17 days ago

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