Providence Health & Services Enterprise Master File Infrastructure (EMFI) Engineer – PSJH in Missoula, Montana


Providence St. Joseph Health is calling an Enterprise Master File Infrastructure (EMFI) Engineer – PSJH to one of the following locations: Portland OR, Beaverton OR, Seattle WA, Renton WA, Everett WA, Olympia WA, Spokane WA, Richland WA, Missoula MT, Anchorage AK, Burbank CA, Anaheim CA or Torrance CA.

We are seeking an Enterprise Master File Infrastructure (EMFI) Engineer – PSJH to implement and manage EMFI, Data Courier, and related infrastructure for Providence’s Epic application. This level EMFI Engineer applies understanding of Epic’s static data structure, synchronization tools, and project management to data migration and standardization challenges. Contributes to recommendations for enterprise use of IntraConnect EMFI and Data Courier software products, policy and process improvements, and methods to increase technical productivity.

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.

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

  • Assist Epic support teams and vendor in determining and requesting optimal EMFI and DC INI and item configuration. Implement EMFI and DC INI and items changes.

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

  • Determine and implement solutions for problem resolution

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


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Minimum of an undergraduate degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field is required, or an equivalent combination of education and extensive experience Or equivalent educ/experience.

  • 3 years Progressive experience in information technology, with particular experience in interface engine development/management or database management.

  • Possesses a solid knowledge of information technology and information systems.

  • Strong analytical skills, detail-orientated, communication, and follow up skills.

  • Experience with database design, UNIX file management, and interface configuration and design.

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

  • Epic Certifications: Data Courier, Bridges/Interface Administration, Chronicles Install Utilities and IntraConnect EMFI.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years Experience with EMFI and/or Data Courier.

  • Previous application development and/or custom programming.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight 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-Burbank, Oregon-Portland, Oregon-Beaverton, Washington-Spokane, Washington-Everett, Montana-Missoula, Washington-Seattle, Alaska-Anchorage, California-Anaheim, California-Torrance, Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 211579