Sr. Conn Ops Analyst in St. Louis, MO at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 7/14/2021

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Job Description

Sr. Connectivity Operations Analyst

5 open positions - Locations listed below:

Addison, TX
Maryland Heights, MO
St. Louis, MO
Mason, OH
Secaucus, NJ

Purpose of Position:
Senior Connectivity Ops Support Analyst will provide escalated level of solutions to complex connectivity issues related to Quanum Suite of Products, EMR Interfaces including HUB & VPN (Impact/Cloverleaf), Bridges, HL7, Validation Testing, and other connectivity products. This includes hand holding from start to finish on every issue/request reported. Other duties include monitoring ServiceNow queues, performing root cause analysis (RCA), performing product release User Acceptance Testing (UAT), training Tier-1 analysts, etc. This position interacts with Hospital Account Managers, Hospital Clients, Vendors, Client Connectivity functions and BU representatives to resolve client connectivity issues.

Job Responsibilities

  • Follow processes and procedures to meet established Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and Service Level Objectives (SLOs)
  • Meet or exceed CHD productivity and quality goals

*Understand diverse lab, Quanum Suite of Products, EMR interface, and vendor systems and procedures across different business units and functions.

*Ensure 100% of service issues are documented and classified correctly in ServiceNow

*Drive continuous improvement in quality and productivity through innovation

  • Provide excellent customer service by:

  *Taking ownership of escalated issues, running the triage call when needed and maintaining ownership through closure
*Delivering a consistent customer experience for each issue
*Using verbiage that is easily understood by non-technical customers, when appropriate
*Working with internal and external cross-functional teams to identify root cause(s) and apply timely and appropriate resolutions
*Proactively updating management on issues that effect customer satisfaction

  • Identify strategies to reduce ticket backlogs and the number of ageing tickets
  • Provide technical assistance and training to CHD Tier I analysts that includes:

  *Planning, preparing and providing training
*Receiving training feedback and updating training material as necessary
*Perform User Acceptance Testing of product releases, report the results, and work with the product development groups to improve the release quality
*Perform Validation Testing in various Lab Systems.

  • Provide input to management on technological solutions that resolve client connectivity issues
  • Participate in conference calls with sales, Hospital clients, and with vendors as required
  • Provide support to HIE/National/Large Account Clients as per the agreed SLAs
  • Manage Hospital client escalations to successful resolution Identify new approaches or methods to develop solutions for Hospital client connectivity issues
  • Comply with Quest Diagnostics’ mission, values and standards

Working Conditions:
Office Environment

Occupational Exposure:
Subjected to limited amounts when working with technical users

Physical Demands:

 Typical and mixed amounts of Standing, Walking, and Sitting. Heavy lifting is not expected

 

Qualifications:

  • Incumbent should possess education, knowledge, skills, experience and special requirements (travel, on-call support etc)
  • Degree (BS/BA) or comparable experience
  • 3 years of experience in support of end user/clients in a technical support setting
  • Strong commitment to customer service through teamwork
  • Demonstrate solid grasp of key technical and process concepts related to all types of client connectivity issues
  • A combination of Information Technology, Customer Service and Project Management skills, or equivalent training
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Proficient with interface support and problem resolution procedures.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with internal business partners and external Hospital clients
  • Needs to work during nontraditional business hours to support multiple time zones when needed

Desirable Qualifications

  • Eagerness to continuously increase and improve skill set
  • Experience in Health Care industry and/or clinical information systems support
  • Proficient with at least a couple of systems such as LIS systems that are currently deployed at Quest Diagnostics, Quanum Suite of Products, EMR Interfaces, and HL7, etc.
  • Solid understanding of support tools, processes, and environment, including call tracking software (i.e. ServiceNow)

Lominger Competencies

  • Functional/Technical Skills
  • Technical Learning
  • Learning on the Fly
  • Problem Solving
  • Priority Setting
  • Time Management
  • Customer Focus
  • Approachability
  • Listening
  • Self Knowledge 

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship.