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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Epic ECSA & Epic ODBA Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia


At Emory Healthcare, we integrate science and caring to change the face of health care. Our team members are courageous individuals who are willing to challenge the status quo and help find solutions to complex problems. We’re empowered to influence change for, and with, our patients, their families, the community and each other.

As one of the leading academic medical systems, we’re eager to share what we learn with hospitals around the country, and the world. We’ve got the backing, knowledge, experience and permission to lead the way in developing new and better approaches to preventing and treating disease, and our patients get treatments years before anyone else.

We’re defining a new standard of care for humankind. Are YOU ready to join us?

Epic ECSA & Epic ODBA Engineer (System Software Specialist)

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Epic Systems ECSA certification highly preferred.

Must have or be willing to get Epic OBDA certification within 6 months of employment.

3 years of experience as an Epic ECSA highly preferred.

Installs, upgrades, maintains, and supports Epic ancillary applications (Web Blob, Interconnect, Hyperspace Web, EPS, etc.) and Cache databases.

Assist in integrating other applications with Epic using web services.

Troubleshoot and diagnose Epic ancillary application issues and implement solutions

Monitors and optimizes the performance of Epic Cache database instances in a networked environment.

Support Epic system high availability strategies and mechanisms.

Monitor and fine-tune the performance of Cache database instances.



  • Provides technical skills and expertise required to support and advance application and system software functions and hardware of the IT department.

  • Analyzes system performance and system failures including core dump analysis.

  • Interfaces with vendors to resolve system problems.

  • Directs the generation and maintenance of the installation of software and hardware systems.

  • Directs studies of projected enhancements to hardware and software.

  • Conducts studies and recommends enhancements to hardware and software infrastructure.

  • Architects and implements business continuity solutions in a 7x24 Tier 1 environment.

  • Supervises performance measurement and evaluation of computer systems.

  • Serves as a mentor to system software personnel.

  • Advises other System Software Specialist with respect to determination of possible solutions to work problems.

  • Job Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A bachelor's degree and five years of operating systems analysis/administration experience OR seven years of operating systems analysis/administration experience.

  • Must be proficient in at least three operating systems currently used in production.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (MediumMax 25lbs): up to 25 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs, 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 25 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock, Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation, Shift work, Travel may be required. Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

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Division Emory Healthcare Inc.

Campus Location Atlanta, GA, 30345

Campus Location US-GA-Atlanta

Department EHI Emory Digital

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Job Number 119465

Job Category Information Technology

Schedule 8a-4:30p

Standard Hours 40 Hours

Emory Healthcare is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity in all of its employment practices and decisions. Emory Healthcare prohibits discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age (40 and over), disability, citizenship, genetic information, service in the uniformed services, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.