Job Description

Extended Job Title
Programmer Analyst III

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
511291 - IDX Computer Support Lbk

Position Description
The Programmer Analyst III's role is to develop, test, analyze, and maintain software applications in support of business requirements. This position will also research, design, document, and modify software specifications throughout the production life cycle. Additionally, the Programmer Analyst III is also responsible for supervising and/or leading the development of new systems, directing changes to existing systems and controlling the interfaces between the systems, initiating complex feasibility studies and making recommendations of the action to be taken.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
While limited management oversight may be expected for specific projects, this position is expected to exercise discretion and independent judgment in the performance of the following duties:

  • Performs systems analysis, develops, and reviews programming code defined in project plans to meet design specifications, customer requirements, and/or applies vendor supplied upgrades.  
  • Design, development, documentation, analysis, creation, testing, or modification of computer systems or programs, including prototypes, based on user or system design specifications.
  • Completes application modifications to enhance functionality, adapt to technology changes, and to correct application errors.  
  • Supervises and/or leads programming projects and initiatives, as assigned by management. 
  • Completes other programming tasks, as assigned by management. 
  • Adheres to all appropriate Institutional policies (including IT OPs) and other relevant internal departmental policies.  
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: 
Ability to: 
  • Exercise judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities. 
  • Plan and organize effectively, prioritize goals, use time efficiently, and stay on task. 
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. * Establish and maintain effective work relationships.  
  • Advanced level analytical and design skills, including process description, logic, problem diagnostics, and problem solving.  
  • Advanced level understanding of programming languages, syntax structures, and data management techniques.  
  • Advanced level understanding of application and database design and development concepts and standards. 
  • Training in computer programming through education or experience. 
  • Specific or specialized technical skills, as appropriate to the area and/or team.  


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Preferred Qualifications
  • Two or more years of experience in the health care industry.

  • Experience in cross-platform exchange of information within a health organization. 
  • Experience with decision support and/or transaction setup and maintenance
  • Knowledge of healthcare regulations.
  • Experience with IDX (BAR, Scheduling, DBMS, ETM, and/or EDI).

HSC - Lubbock

IDX Computer Support Lbk

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group

Occasional Duties
Assist with other Information Services and system functions as needed.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree with coursework in computer science, MIS, IT, or other related area plus three (3) years related full-time paid experience OR a combination of related education and/or experience. (Work experience excludes volunteer work).

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