Technical Analyst Intern - Consulting Summer 2024 (Early Career)
Netsmart is healthcare’s largest human services and integrated care technology provider. Netsmart technology platforms and expertise are integral to the delivery of outcomes-based services and care to more than 25 million persons nationwide. Netsmart serves more than 500,000 users in more than 24,000 organizations across all 50 states. Netsmart client communities include behavioral health, addiction treatment, intellectual and developmental disabilities, child and family services, public health, home health, hospice and palliative care, private duty and vital records.
We became the industry leader through the creation of cutting edge software solutions to meet our client’s needs. This level of creation and product evolution is only made possible by assembling a team of the best and the brightest technical talent in the industry. Do you have what it takes to join us on this journey?
Internship Program Overview:
At Netsmart our internship program is called our "FUTURES Program" because we truly believe that you are our FUTURE. This program will be a 10 week program based at the Netsmart Solutionarium in Overland Park, Kansas.
The FUTURES Program includes a balance between classroom based and on the job learning, hands on client based work, professional development opportunities, leadership exposure and several social/networking events throughout the summer. If you aren't local to the Kansas City metro are we will have housing options for you available (certain criteria will have to be met in order to qualify for housing). FUTURES experience what makes growing a career at Netsmart special….building relationships, understanding the industry, in depth exposure to life changing technologies and connecting with a cause all in an environment that breeds creativity and collaboration.
Technical Analyst Position Overview:
The Technical Analyst is a key member of our implementation team, working to collaborate internally and with Netsmart’s clients to configure integrations and data exchanges between Electronic Health Record (EHR) software, additional software systems, and 3rd party services. This role will also train staff to effectively use the features and functionality of the solutions and integrations. Associates in this role apply their knowledge and experience with information technology systems, data tools, analysis, and software architecture and programing to think creatively, provide excellent communication on project and task status, and learn the solutions assigned in order to teach and train end users.. This role will work both in an office environment as well as travel to a client site. You will work in conjunction with other consulting members, as well as designated client representatives, on a daily basis. Exceptional communication skills, an aptitude for technical skills related to computer and software programs and eagerness to learn are critical traits of a Technical Analyst. This role brings together a passion for business, healthcare, data, analysis, and technical skills in a rewarding career serving our clients and industries. If you’re ready for a challenge in a fast-paced, energetic, client centered environment, we want you!
Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel,or other applications)
Strong verbal and written communication skills and being comfortable presenting to audiences
Ability to take initiative and manage multiple detailed tasks in a fast paced and dynamic environment
Demonstrates achievement in academics, internships, co-ops, or other work experience (preferably involving business, clinical, analytical, and/or technical coursework)
BA/ BS degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, information Systems Technology, Data Analytics or similar
Netsmart is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer, providing equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all associates. All employment decisions at Netsmart, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, promotion and transfer, are based on performance, qualifications, abilities, education and experience. Netsmart does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, past or present military service, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.
Netsmart desires to provide a healthy and safe workplace and, as a government contractor, Netsmart is committed to maintaining a drug-free workplace in accordance with applicable federal law. Pursuant to Netsmart policy, all post-offer candidates are required to successfully complete a pre-employment background check, including a drug screen, which is provided at Netsmart’s sole expense. In the event a candidate tests positive for a controlled substance, Netsmart will rescind the offer of employment unless the individual can provide proof of valid prescription to Netsmart’s third party screening provider.
All applicants for employment must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Netsmart does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position.