Senior Solution Analyst, PrescribeIT


Posting Date:
October 26, 2021
Position Title:
Senior Solution Analyst, PrescribeIT
Report to:
Solution Architect, Service Management and Operations


Infoway helps to improve the health of Canadians by working with partners to accelerate the development, adoption, and effective use of digital health across Canada. Through our investments, we help deliver improved quality and access to care, and more efficient delivery of health services for patients and clinicians. Infoway is an independent, not-for-profit organization funded by the federal government.

Infoway is working to deploy and further develop PrescribeIT, a single, end-to-end e-prescribing service that enables prescribers to electronically transmit a prescription to a patient’s pharmacy of choice. This service will reduce the use of paper prescriptions, enhance patient safety, improve continuity of care, optimize existing drug information system investments, and facilitate better health outcomes for Canadians.

Position Purpose

The Senior Solution Analyst will provide technical expertise in the solution design and specifications, hands-on development, deployment, and vendor technical support and operational support of PrescribeIT program to be rolled out across Canada.

Major Responsibilities

  • Maintain and improve PrescribeIT technical specifications – messaging, workflow, data security, terminology, and ensure the specs are implementable and compliant to Healthcare IT standards.
  • Maintain and enhance Infoway solutions and tools, such as SDK, Reference App, Portal, and related libraries.
  • Attending requirement and design sessions as needed and act as a bridge between business and IT.
  • Support vendors’ development team from technical solution perspective.
  • Participate in project implementation across all Infoway investment activities as needed.
  • Play as a key supporting role in the development of EVER projects and the evaluation of vendor responses regarding technology and solution delivery.
  • Help to improve the process of development, solution delivery and monitoring.
  • Hands-on code, scripting, debugging or configuration of systems and solutions as required.
  • Contribute to writing technical documentation and technology sharing/presentation to various stakeholders.
  • Proactively thinking improvement over quality and performance of PrescribeIT solutions.


  • Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field.

Qualifications & Skills

  • 4+ years' experience of software development, preferably in Java or C#.
  • Good understanding of system design principals.
  • Knowledge and practice of Agile methodology is required.
  • Understand DevOp is a strong asset.
  • Knowledge and experience of healthcare standards is a strong asset (HL7 FHIR, SNOMED, IHE, etc.).
  • Cloud development experience and certification is an asset.
  • Previous business or system analysis experiences is an asset.
  • Interpersonal skills to manage sponsor, stakeholder, and vendor relationships.
  • Team skills to work within a collaborative multi-functional team.
  • Experience translating business requirements to technical specifications.
  • Bilingualism (French and English) an asset

Our commitment

If you are interested in the position, please submit your resume.

We thank you for your interest in this opportunity at Infoway however, only those applicants who most closely meet the qualifications for this position will be contacted.

Infoway is committed to employing a diverse workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Infoway provides reasonable accommodations to employees as well as candidates taking part in the recruitment process, upon request.

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