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Sr Data Analyst (Clinical) - Cancer Center Knowledge Mgmt

**Job Title:**

Sr Data Analyst (Clinical) - Cancer Center Knowledge Mgmt

**Department:**

I S Knowledge Management

**Shift:**

1st

**Full/Part:**

Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

**Specialty:**

**Job Number:**

2021-1131

**Job Description:**

Are you interested in joining a leading health care organization?

**Join Rush University Medical Center!**

We are seeking a dynamic **Sr Data Analyst (Clinical)** to join our Knowledge Management Team supporting the Cancer Center here at Rush University Medical Center!

**This is a Full Time position**

**80 hours every two weeks**

**Benefit Eligible**

**Position Highlights:**

The Sr Data Analyst will support the data analysis needs of Rush University Medical Center. The Sr Data Analyst will work with Knowledge Management (corporate reporting) and Cancer Care leadership to identify and gather necessary data that span operational and strategic needs and will build databases, reports, and visualizations to support those needs. The Sr Data Analyst will have a direct reporting relationship to the Director of Analytics and Data Science in Knowledge Management, with a dotted line to Cancer Care. _Exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures._

**Position Responsibilities:**

+ Gather business/data requirements from business owners and collaborate on the best way to design analyses based on the Analyst's knowledge of available systems

+ Acts as interface between clinical/business experts and IT to determine feasibility and timelines data requests.

+ Uses third party software tools (e.g. Qualtrics) and data warehouse in development of queries and visualizations.

+ Creates data marts and other toolsets using the enterprise IT architecture

+ Participates in analytics-based quality and process improvement projects that leverage data collected from the EMR system (Epic) as well as other data sources to assess outcomes

+ Works with statisticians and mathematicians to design predictive models using statistical and machine learning methods that will predict patient outcomes.

+ Develops analytic data sets for operations and research and uses statistical software (SAS or R) to analyze data sets

+ Produces reports that facilitate evidence-based clinical and financial decisions.

+ Member of the IT business intelligence/knowledge management team at Rush. Maintains peer relationship and collaborative knowledge exchange with IT counterparts.

**Position Qualifications Include** :

+ Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred) in information science, computer science, or equivalent technical experience is required.

+ Strong analytic, issue resolution, and facilitation skills

+ Demonstrated proficiency writing SQL stored procedures or queries

+ Able to present complex information in an understandable and compelling manner

+ Able to prioritize and multi-task to manage expectations of multiple stakeholders

+ Able to deliver high quality, timely work product with significant autonomy

+ Effectively adapts to rapid changes in project or data requirements, priorities, and changing directions

+ Strong written and verbal communication, effective interpersonal and teamwork skills.

+ Expertise with Business Objects Enterprise products, Microsoft BI tools, Tableau, or Crystal Report desired

+ Experience querying and analyzing data with SQL programming language or equivalent tools.

+ Experience in statistical software (e.g. SAS or R), with data science experience preferred.

+ Some experience in the healthcare setting preferred.

+ Experience with Epic a plus

+ Experience with financial /claims data a plus

Technology/Tools (Command on the tools below is required):

+ Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio

+ Tableau client

+ SSIS package development using Visual Studio

+ Microsoft Visual Studio

+ Common office tools (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite, Visio, e-mail)

+ Informatica Data Governance Suite

+ Azure DevOps

+ Familiarity with Big Data tools and languages such as Microsoft Azure, Hadoop, Spark, R, Python

**Company Highlights** **:**

+ Rush's new14-story hospitalis the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, an ongoing effort to build new facilities, renovate existing buildings and adopt new technology.

+ Rush University Medical Center is a five time Magnet facility located in Chicago, IL -www.rush.edu

+ Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds.

**Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.**