Interface Specialist- 5 openings- Remote

Interface Specialist- 5 open positions- Remote
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Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing,information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. Theseare often serious decisions with far-reaching consequences, and requiresensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It's about providingclarity and hope.

As a Science Software Engineer, you will work for the worldleader in the industry, with a career where you will have the opportunity tocollaborate and affect change while expanding your leadership skills and technicalknowledge. You can make a real impact in a market that is growing anddeveloping.


Thisposition is responsible for the development, implementation, and support ofinterfaces between Quest Diagnostic applications and customer applications orQuest Lab Systems to Quest Laboratory instruments.
Dutiesand Responsibilities:
Performsand facilitates research and testing, provide overall project leadership toensure interfaces conform to the Quest HL7 standards.
•Responsible for multiple implementations or conversion projects.
•Participates in information gathering for interface requirements.
•Educates and directly interacts with stakeholders to help them understand thebenefits and limitations of their specific EMR/LIS-Interface duringimplementation.
•Provides direct interaction with client and client's vendor
•Designs and oversees interface implementation project plan.
•Responsible for providing project status updates.
•Will provide communications such as go-live notices, support documentation andoperational checklists to our internal organization relative to any new orchange to existing client interface.
•Implementation of communication scripts and protocols to include dialup, VPNand frame and web services.
•Provides 3rd tier support (as defined in the Support SOP) to EMR/LIS-Interfacerelated problems.
•Provides post implementation support
•Responsible for escalating implementation and support issues to appropriatepersons or groups for resolution.
•Coordinate user-group sessions with EMR/LIS-Interfaced clients and internalstaff to provide a forum for exchange of ideas to improve the overall deliveryof our services.


•Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related technical field is preferredbut not required
•Required 2-5 years of experience in medical lab operations and IT functions,including direct involvement in clinical interfaceconfiguration/maintenance/support.
•Exposure to clinical healthcare environment.
•Required Knowledge of HL7 standards
Physicaland Mental Requirements:
•Perform job duties with frequent interruptions or distractions
•Adjust priorities quickly as circumstances dictate.
•Ability to interact professionally with colleagues and/or customers fordifferent purposes in different contexts.
•Maintain composure under pressure
•Performs a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another
•Ability to comprehend and follow verbal or written instructions
•Using effective verbal and written communication
•Concentrate on tasks
•Ability to making decisions
•Examine/observe details

•Ability to manage projects with little or no supervision
•Excellent written and verbal communications skills
•Strong problem solving, organizational, and analytical skills
•Ability to work under pressure, managing multiple priorities, and completetasks on time within a fast paced environment
•Must be resourceful, self-motivated, and quick learner of highly technicalsystems
•General knowledge and understanding of operating systems, databases,application development tools, and data processing
•Experience using Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project a plus
•Experience with SFTP is preferred
•Familiarity with a commercial Integration Engine Product (i.e. Cloverleaf) aplus.

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Join us forcompetitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive andsupportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of ourpatients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

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Allrequirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodateindividuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal OpportunityEmployer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation /Gender Identity or Citizenship.
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