Programming Operations Analyst – HealthPartners

Job Posting

Programming Operations Analyst
  • Job ID: 43787
  • Department: IS&T Regional Technology C
  • City: Duluth, MN
  • Location: HP – Duluth Regional Technical Center
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Anticipated Work Schedule: Typical business hours Monday through Friday
  • Hrs/Pay Period: 80

Job Description:

We currently have an exciting new opportunity for a Programming Operations Analyst. This person is a member of the out state HealthPartners Regional Technology Center development and support group located in Duluth, Minnesota. The person in this position maintains, and supports decision support services which are enabled by the HealthPartners’ Data Warehouse. This position provides remote support and services development to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the Data Warehouse. This person is expected to perform a multitude of IS&T Decision Support Functions including: Monitoring and maintaining Data Warehouse operational processes; Communicating and partnering with Business Owners regarding the status and effectiveness of the available data and services; Analyzing and resolving incidents; and Documenting IS&T services that are in alignment with business requirements. The RTC Operations Analyst I also assists Business Users on the proper use of Data Warehouse assets. The person in this position monitors and ensures continued availability of HealthPartners’ Data Warehouse production systems.

At HealthPartners, you’ll find a culture where we live our values of excellence, compassion, integrity and most importantly, partnership. By working together, we will improve health, create exceptional experiences for those we serve and make care and coverage more affordable.


  • Provides Data Warehouse support to optimize Data Warehouse operational efficiencies and services.
  • Develops and analyzes IS&T services to meet business needs using Oracle’s PL/SQL, IBM’s DataStage, SAP’s Business Objects, UNIX and other related technologies.
  • Analyzes and resolves coding or scheduling incidents in a timely manner.
  • Addresses business change requests to Decision Support Services from HealthPartners staff and Management.
  • Partners with IS&T Application development and support to ensure secure, effective, and efficient data exchanges and file transfers.
  • Creates and maintains technical documentation for coding, schedule, and process changes.
  • Analyzes functional and technical specifications during system development.
  • Partners with IS&T Developers to ensure job schedule documentation is complete and control integration of data processing functions properly.
  • Monitors daily operations to ensure the integrity and stability of data and Decision Support Services.
  • Coordinates change, presents changes to the Change Advisory Board, and follows change management controls and processes.
  • Communicates with Business Partners; providing service status and issue resolution to their services and the processes that support those services.
  • Performs other related duties as required.


  • Familiarity with Data Warehouse Services and infrastructure
  • Excellent customer service capabilities
  • Quality Assurance knowledge; types of testing, issue management, etc.
  • Available for 24X7 support, including weekends
  • Strong communication skills, oral and written at varying levels of technical expertise
  • Analysis and problem solving abilities
  • Understanding of DataStage coding, SQL Coding and/or Oracle packages and stored procedures


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering, or related field or related experience
  • 2+ years’ experience within Information Technology
  • Data Warehouse and/or SQL experience a plus
  • Healthcare or Insurance experience a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver clear and concise oral and written communication

HealthPartners is recognized nationally for providing outstanding care and experience for patients and members. We offer an excellent salary and benefits package. For more information and to apply go to and search for job ID #43787.

Additional Information:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Posted in 1 - Location, 2 - Type, 3 - Organizations, Duluth & Superior, Full-Time: Entry Level, Full-time: Experience Required, Health Parners, Uncategorized

Minnesota Government IT Jobs Site

The state of Minnesota has a job site dedicated to IT positions. Below is a link to this site.

Posted in 1 - Location, 2 - Type, 3 - Organizations, Full-Time: Entry Level, Full-time: Experience Required, Greater Minnesota, Internship, State of Minnesota, Uncategorized

IT Analyst/Programmer – Mayo Clinic

IT Analyst/Programmer Job

Location: Rochester, MN, US

Department: Information Technology

A Life-Changing Career

Position Summary: The Medical Products Unit of the Mayo Integrated Clinical Systems (MICS) Division has an opening for an Analyst Programmer. This position will be part of a team responsible for providing analytical and technical support for a diverse group of vended and in-house written applications that support Mayo Clinic outpatient pharmacy and retail operations. This position contributes to the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of custom software, or the installation and maintenance of purchased software systems. Overall work will be split between systems integration, development and maintenance, and technical support. The development environment largely consists of .Net and MS SQL. Technical support responsibilities will include problem diagnosis, procurement and hardware / software installation and support. The position will require balancing multiple, competing priorities while accomplishing assigned tasks on a timely basis.

We will not sponsor or transfer visas for this position.

Responsibilities: Provides IT support for vended and custom applications, including resolving highly complex issues, and assists with data security, redundancy, and support in collaboration with more senior technical staff.

Conducts root-cause analysis by researching hardware environment and software application and system problems, works with colleagues and customers to resolve issues, documents resolution, and communicates resolution with customer. Regularly reviews applications and makes modifications and/or updates of a single system application or basic software and their associated hardware at multiple Mayo Clinic sites to ensure currency and functionality within the established environment. Contributes to the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of custom system software, and/or the installation and maintenance of purchased systems software, as well as the configuration and support of hardware systems across Mayo Clinic.

Produces and maintains documentation such as systems requirements, designs, resource inventories and plans as requested. Interfaces routinely with colleagues who may be located at any of the Mayo Group practices to perform job responsibilities requiring virtual collaboration and partnership. May be required to provide 24/7 on-call support.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and training/experience in technical development;

OR, Associate’s degree and 5 years’ professional experience in technical development.

Additional Qualifications: Knowledge of system design principles, software development methodologies, and computer programming.

Ability to take responsibility and accountability for own activities. Possesses ability to multi-task and prioritize issues appropriately. Aids in the evaluation of alternative approaches and may help in presenting recommendations to teams and unit. Evidence of strong communication and organizational skills.

May interface with vendor support service groups or other external support teams to ensure proper escalation

during outages or periods of degraded system performance. Acts as a liaison to Mayo departments and vendors to adequately support the division’s computing systems. Experience working in healthcare technology. Exposure to managing both custom developed and vendor-supplied applications.

Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Exempt
Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2696.00, based on a full-time position.
Hours/Pay Period: Full-Time
Schedule Details: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Weekend Schedule: As needed – usually as part of on call responsibilities

Recruiter: Amrita Prakaashana

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Site Description: Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Information Technology
Job Posting Number: 83687BR

Date: May 18, 2017

Nearest Major Market: Rochester MN

Job Segment: Developer, Medical, Programmer, Patient Care, Pharmacy, Technology, Healthcare

Posted in 1 - Location, 2 - Type, 3 - Organizations, Full-Time: Entry Level, Greater Minnesota, Mayo Clinic

Business Intelligence Specialist – Amplifon

Business Intelligence Specialist

Job ID 2017-2452
Job Location US-MN-Plymouth
Posted Date 4/26/2017

More information about this job:


Presenting data without an easily understood report is like a grocery store selling ketchup without a bottle- packaging is important! Amplifon needs a dynamic problem solver to work collaboratively with our BI PM and guide the development of BI Analytics.

By ensuring the integrity of data driving business decisions, you’ll help us give the gift of sound to millions. If you easily connect with IT teams and executives, this will be the perfect opportunity for you to take on meaningful work that will propel your career forward fast.


Our business units generate sizeable amounts of data, so you’ll need to be agile, creative, and capable of producing accessible dashboards and concise reports. Our BI team utilizes QlikView Analytics, so applied knowledge of this software will give you a decisive advantage.

Your reports are only as good as your data, so you’ll use need strong teamwork skills to partner with our IT programmers to validate data feed verification processes. Organized tracking of data flows from, Yodle, JDE, and user information will also ensure you have reliable inputs for your recommendations.

Our executives depend on accurate reporting to gauge strategy effectiveness. Strong analysis, interpretation, and communication skills will help you adjust your message to your audience and gain traction with our diverse corporate culture.



This challenging and rewarding role will be best performed by someone with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (IT) or Business Administration and proficiency in Excel. Hands-on BI systems experience would be a plus but could also be taught to a willing person. Tracking multiple projects and fast-paced work should energize you because you’re a master of time management. Lastly, leveraging 2-3 years of experience synthesizing quantitative analyses, you’ll demonstrate critical thinking in complex situations and showcase your ability to translate ambiguous data into concrete insights. 

While this is a highlight of what you’ll do, what you’ll get is pretty great too:

  • Excellent compensation & benefits
  • Career path planning & mentorship
  • Award winning work/life balance
  • Project-based experience with MedTech data
  • An amazing team of colleagues and leaders

Ready to Amplify Your Career? Apply now…

Posted in 1 - Location, 2 - Type, 3 - Organizations, Full-time: Experience Required, Twin Cities

Network Administration Intern – Minnesota Power/Allete

Intern- Network Administration

LocationDuluth, MN
Posting DestinationInternal / External – Non Union
Application Close Date5/11/2017

Apply Now

Minnesota Power, an ALLETE company, is offering a network administrator summer internship in our Communications Infrastructure Department. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and enhance their understanding of both the corporation and the utility industry as a whole.


  • Intern will work under the direction of communications infrastructure department to provide technical support of network, telecom, and security infrastructure elements including network switches, routers, firewalls, voice and video systems, and other network security and management systems.
  • Monitoring, maintenance and problem resolution of network infrastructure systems.
  • Initiating and completing projects and assisting with Project Management.
  • Configuration, testing, and documentation of network devices and applications.
  • Requires supporting end-users, network applications, and project management.


  • Current enrollment in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related Bachelor or Masters degree program is required.
  • Must have completed sophomore year by June of 2017.
  • Requires a minimum 3.0 GPA.


  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to handle several assignments simultaneously and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Driver’s licence preferred.


  • Based out of Duluth, MN, with routine travel to company locations.


  • Full-time during summer months with flexibility for part time during school year. This is a paid internship.


ALLETE, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

If you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, contact our HR department at 218-723-7553.

Posted in 1 - Location, 2 - Type, 3 - Organizations, Allete, Duluth & Superior, Internship, Minnesota Power

Information Security Intern – Essentia Health

Job Posting Title Information Security Admin Internship
City and State Duluth, MN
Physical Location (building) PEERLESS BUILDING
Auto req ID 32206BR
Job Description
Find more than a job.  Find more in yourself.
Find your calling.  Essentia Health seeks employees who embrace our commitment to patient-and family-centered care in communities both large and small.  We’re looking for people who are committed to making patients and their families feel known and understood.  People who understand what it means to be Here with you.  People who are willing to use their strengths to help others.
Provides specialized security administration and monitoring services for all Essentia Health operating systems, hardware, software and peripherals. Responsibilities include security administration functions to identify improper use and administering employee system access. Provides Second Level Support for various application issues involving employee or third-party system access to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized modification. Other responsibilities include educating users on computer security, developing and maintaining documentation. All functions have the ultimate goal of ensuring Essentia Health computer systems are not compromised. Position requires high level of customer service skills to establish and enhance positive relationships with patients, co-workers and others.
Essentia Health offers competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability, flex spending accounts, retirement plans, paid time off, and continuing education including tuition reimbursement.
Our Values
Quality Hospitality       Respect                       Justice             Stewardship    Teamwork
Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.

Job Skills Description QUALIFICATIONS (minimum requirements)
Education and/or years experience required:

•Currently enrolled in an accredited school working toward a degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Information Systems, Health Information Management or equivalent.
•General knowledge of enterprise technology to include desktop, server, network and Active Directory administration
•Basic knowledge of supported computer platforms, operating systems, and security

Type of Employment Temporary
FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) 0.50
Shift Days
Start time i.e. HH:MM am/pm varies
End time i.e. HH:MM am/pm varies
Weekends and Holidays? No
Union position? No
Does this position require a resume? Yes
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Posted in 1 - Location, 2 - Type, Duluth & Superior, Essentia Health, Internship

Front-End Developer – Compudyne

A CSS alumni working at Compudyne has asked me to share this job posting with you. They are looking for either an intern or a full time employee…


Front-End Developer – Duluth, MN and St. Paul, MN

Be a part of something big.

Compudyne is celebrating 25 years of supporting businesses, large and small, with IT resources that drive success. We’re the region’s leading provider of remote and on-site IT services, network consulting, hardware/software installation and high speed business internet services. Most importantly, we explore cutting-edge, secure solutions that help our clients become more efficient and more connected.

Find your niche.

As a front-end developer, you will deliver technology solutions to help deliver goals to Compudyne’s internal applications. In this role, you’ll collaborate with in-house engineers to pave the way of streamlined internal programs and processes. To succeed, you need to be self-sufficient and understand full-stack development. This is a fast-paced, constantly-evolving environment, so you’ll need to be up for a challenge, and also willing to hit the ground running.

Develop your skills.

Going in, you need to have 2+ years of development experience. To stand out as a candidate, you’ll have a strong understanding of the following:

  • Proficiency in standard web technologies: HTML5, CSS, JavaScript
  • UI/UX, responsive design and Photoshop
  • RESTful web services
  • Cross-browser compatibility testing

Here are some other desirables:

  • GitHub / Stack Overflow reputation
  • Java or object-oriented programming
  • RDBMs / SQL Server
  • GIT experience
  • Elasticsearch experience
  • JIRA familiarity

Get rewarded.

We appreciate our employees and want to prove it. Compudyne combines competitive wages and flexible environment with an excellent bonus package that includes Medical, Dental, Group Life and Disability Insurance, 401K and PTO. We also provide numerous perks to continually thank you for your hard work.

Join our team.

We like to work with people who can communicate clearly to clients and coworkers alike. We actively look for people who want to constantly learn and grow their skill set. Every day is a new challenge, and we’re always seeking ways to help our team get better at what we do. Not only do we work hard, most of us appreciate a competitive game of ping-pong, too. If that’s you, we want you on our team. We look forward to hearing from you!

Posted in 1 - Location, 2 - Type, 3 - Organizations, Compudyne, Duluth & Superior, Full-Time: Entry Level, Internship, Twin Cities