Providence Health & Services Senior Enterprise Master File Infrastructure (EMFI) Engineer in Beaverton, Oregon


Providence is calling a Senior Enterprise Master File Infrastructure (EMFI) Engineer to Providence Health & Services in Renton WA, Seattle WA, Portland OR, Beaverton OR, Anchorage AK, Missoula MT, Torrance CA, Burbank CA OR Anaheim CA.

We are seeking a Senior Enterprise Master File Infrastructure (EMFI) Engineer to be responsible for making mission-critical decisions involving coordination, design, and development of strategies for data synchronization across instances of Epic software. The engineer is responsible for setting up EMFI and Data Courier interfaces and managing traffic into and out of community lead, EMFI, end-user deployment, and standalone environments. In addition, this individual is responsible for implementing enterprise tracking decisions, auditing Data Courier use by other teams, and troubleshooting EMFI and Data Courier errors. The engineer generally works independently under deadlines and is subject to heavy workloads. The EMFI Engineer 3 is competent to work on complex software systems analysis and programming assignments. The EMFI Engineer 3 contributes to identifying and facilitating the ongoing improvement of EMFI and Data Courier management, including team growth, improved internal processes, and sustainable system configuration systems and has full authorization and access to the core functionality of the Epic’s applications and databases.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Participate in 24 x 7 on call rotation as needed.

  • Manage the core EMFI and Data Courier setup and configuration (ECI, EGC, and interfaces).

  • Review the EMFI interface error logs and triage error investigations to the application teams when appropriate.

  • Coordinate the initial decisions regarding what to track/untrack and what should be controlled at the CL-level vs. the deployment level.

  • Review and implement any change requests to track or untrack items.

  • Provide the EMFI perspective for Epic enterprise-level events and projects, like upgrades and downtimes.

  • Implement new EMFI and Data Courier systems/programs/interfaces and modify existing EMFI and Data Courier systems/programs/interfaces to satisfy new requirements.

  • Provide technical programming assistance to incorporate EMFI and Data Courier software updates.

  • Monitor data and database integrity as it pertains to the ability to sync static data.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field is required, or an equivalent combination of education and extensive experience.

  • 7 years of progressive experience in information technology, with particular experience in interface engine development/management or database management.

  • Demonstrated analytical skills

  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Demonstrates the ability to translate technical information into terminology understood at all levels of users, both verbally and win writing.

  • Demonstrates/develops an expert knowledge of clinical applications, systems and technical requirements.

  • Comprehension of and the ability to utilize multiple Epic related computer languages and tool kits to support EMFI and Data Courier interfaces currently in use at Providence.

  • 2 years of experience in EMFI and Data Courier administration.*Training offered if meets all other qualifications.

  • Epic Certifications in Data Courier, IntraConnect, Bridges/Interface Administration and Chronicles Install Utilities *Training and Certification offered if meets all other qualifications.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Application development and/or custom programming experience.

  • Chronicles for non-programmers or Chronicles Programmer I.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Shared Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all regions of Providence St. Joseph Health from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Information Technology

Location: Washington-Renton

Other Location(s): California-Torrance, Oregon-Portland, Oregon-Beaverton, Washington-Seattle, Alaska-Anchorage, Montana-Missoula, California-Anaheim, California-Burbank

Req ID: 202907