Ascension Company Profile

Pace Setter / Analyst at Ascension (Chicago, IL)

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We Are Hiring Have you heard? Ascension Technologies, one of the largest healthcare information technology services in the country, is making a shift in their IT space!   Join the IT revolution with us as we turn our attention from technology that supports our national health system to developing, deploying, and driving technology that will change the face of healthcare.   If you enjoy creating something new, dreaming big, and have a passion for your expertise we encourage you to apply!      Why Join Ascension? Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. We believe you should be a tech founder not a fixer thats how we do tech at Ascension technologies.    What You Will Do As a Pace Setter with Ascension Technologies, you will have the opportunity to apply technical expertise in one or more information technology disciplines to support the organization's technical infrastructure. Through exploration and collaboration, you will engage in a rewarding career thats driven by you and powered by Ascension.   Our goal in this transformation is to hire people who are great at something. Give them new problems to work on. Trust them to be outstanding.   Key Responsibilities: Analyze a chain of events and apply technical knowledge following established procedures. Successfully troubleshoot most applications problems independently. Participate in design, contributing technical insights and ideas. Help formulate project scope and objectives. Work with customers to understand and explain business and technical issues, respond to user problems, explain new technologies, and present deliverables. Write basic documentation of a new or proposed system. Share knowledge effectively within the work team. Contribute to project plans, RFP's and RFI's. Where You Will Work   River North is Chicagos most renown area. It's home to the Magnificent Mile, one of the best-known shopping districts in the country, as well as one of the most iconic attractions in the city: Navy Pier. Ascensions workspace is right in the heart of this area inside a historic landmark building with amenities to help feed your creativity. Enjoy lounges, private offices, and conference rooms with stunning views of the Chicago Riverplus an onsite fitness center and a coffee bar with full-time barista. Commuting is a breeze with more than 10 bus lines all within a two-block radius. After work, walk out and enjoy some of the citys best restaurants and entertainment options.     What You Will Need Education: High school diploma or GED Work Experience: 3 years of experience preferred. Knowledge Knowledge of Agile software development process (e.g. XP, Kanban, Scrum, etc.) Knowledge and/or experience with Agile techniques: User Stories, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Paired Programming, Automated Testing, Agile Games #m!t2020 Equal Employment Opportunity Ascension Technologies is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.   http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf   EEO is the Law Poster Supplement http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf E-Verify Statement Ascension Technologies participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program