Title:  Laboratory Information System (LIS) Analyst

Division:  Pathology
Schedule:  M-F, 8-5 with after hours on call requirements
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $50,251-$71,441
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  2850
Job Purpose

Laboratory Information System Analyst provides system building, testing, implementation, analytical, educational and system support/maintenance for laboratory modules, upgrades, interfaces and procedures through a comprehensive knowledge of the Clinical and Pathologic Laboratories' technical operations and their dynamic integration with information technology systems.

Job Duties
  • Assist with the implementation of Laboratory Information Systems (LIS).
  • Integrate LIS with Hospital Information System, external reference labs, and/or lab analytical instruments.
  • Maintain and support the LIS.
  • Support auto-verification in the clinical labs.
  • Maintain required documentation to conform with regulatory standards.
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of educational materials for LIS; may lead either formal or informal instruction on system software or functionality.
  • Test and implement new projects as required.
  • Utilize test scripts to perform LIS functionality and interface testing.
  • Design and develop ad hoc reports for both medical and laboratory business purposes.
  • Receive questions by phone, e-mail, work-order system, and resolves problems and gives information to callers/requestors.
  • Meet with departmental and sectional personnel to provide direct technical support for problem definition and/or project requirements including analysis, troubleshooting, and resolution of database and project development issues.
  • Perform and documents database changes as necessary for system maintenance.
  • Present QA reports to user and peer personnel.
  • Recommend and coordinate preparation of test and maintenance plans for existing and proposed procedures.
  • Lead either formal or informal instruction on system software or functionality.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Required: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Medical Technology, or a related field.
  • Required: Two years of relevant experience with a minimum of one year in laboratory information system.
  • None required.

Must be willing to work outside of the normal 8-hour 5-day workweek as required, with the expectation that the hospital information system is a 24 x 7 operating environment. Will be on-call 24 hours a day as a part of the problem escalation team and may be required to adjust working schedule to accommodate a shifted work week. 

FLSA Status






Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.