Automation Tooling Analyst I/UKHC

Job description

UK Healthcare Information Technology Services has posted the Automation Tooling Analyst I role. This position will provide Tier 1 support of ITS automation tooling incidents and requests for UK Healthcare. Primary duties include incident and request intake, documentation, and resolution problem analysis; and project task fulfillment. This position will also revise and/or develop new business processes which utilize the capabilities provided by new information technology and provide optimal benefit to the organization in terms of increased efficiency, accuracy, effectiveness, and automation of the process.

Job Title
Automation Tooling Analyst I/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Automation Tooling Analyst I

Department Name
H3997:EVPHA Information Technology

Work Location
Lexington, KY

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Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position include: regularly lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to 50lbs; occasionally lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects over 50lbs; sitting for extended periods of time with intermittent repetitive motions (such as typing); occasionally standing and/or walking with objects between 10-25lbs; occasional exposure to loud noises and/or extreme temperatures; and some job related travel.


Monday-Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm with occasional nights, evenings, weekends and holidays per business needs.


The ideal candidate will operate effectively within a matrixed organization; have Linux experience; have experience troubleshooting software in an operational development environment; have experience with Microsoft Windows; will have demonstrated strong analytical and qualitative research experience; be well organized; have exceptional communication skills (written & verbal); enjoy working independently as well as closely with their co-workers in a supportive team environment; have outstanding computer skills (to include Microsoft Office); and have above average customer service skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Microsoft windows, Linux experience, and experience troubleshooting software in an operational development environment preferred.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How much paid work experience do you have with Automation Tooling responsibilities?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 7 years
    • More than 7 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  2. * Please list professional certifications, licenses, and registrations you hold or for which you are eligible with specific attention to major improvement methodologies such as Six Sigma, LEAN, Baldrige, and ITIL. If eligible, please indicate remaining steps to achieve certification.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please indicate the number of years of paid work experience you have in information technology in a healthcare environment (i.e. hospital, ambulatory, medical insurance or billing, etc.).
    • None
    • More than 0, through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Please describe how your work experience directly relates to this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/11/2018
    Application Due: 4/24/2018
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