Data Analyst III (Technical)

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Portland, OR, USA
  • Sep 25, 2018
Systems Analyst

Job Description

Description: The Data Analyst III position provides the opportunity to learn different operational areas of Kaiser Permanente, help drive key business decisions and impact how health care is delivered. Analyze business information and reporting needs, assess existing data sources and translate into logical and physical information and domain data marts. 

Essential Functions:

- In collaboration with KPIT and business clients define, design, document and build domain level information marts for purposes of supporting end user reporting and consistent business rule definitions. Defines meta data structures for information repository and performs model management. Develops data definitions consistent with data management standards and conventions. Documents and maintains information and data needs commensurate with standard documentation protocols. Maintains content and documentation of current data marts. Maintains and monitors quality of data into and out of data marts. Populates information repository and deploys updates. Collaborates with physical database designers to develop alternative solutions for meeting complex and conflicting requirements. Develops data definitions consistent with data management standards and conventions. Participates in model integration and convergence activities.
- Develop applications that combine data from existing sources, tailored to specific user groups and business needs. Work with key system users to identify user requirements and continuously improve their ability to access information easily and efficiently. Ensure consistency with established data and application standards.
- Report analyst duties, e.g. design and develop automated actionable reports to inform managers in a timly fashion.
- Information analyst duties, e.g. conduct analysis and make recommendations to business unit based on findings of analysis. Perform other duties as requested.
Basic Qualifications:

- Minimum three (3) years in data analytics.
- Minimum five (5) years in analytical position.
- Master's degree in analytical or technical discipline or technical certification training OR six (6) years of experience in a directly related field.
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
- N/A

Additional Requirements:
- Advanced ETL experience.
- Proven skills in project management, including the following attributes: efficient, collaborative, candid, open, and results-oriented.
- Establish clear performance contracts and project workplans.
- Strong proficiency in the use of current software, including SAS/SQL, Oracle and Teradata, and Microsoft Office.
- Strong logical data modeling and use of data modeling tools.
- Proactive issue avoidance or opportunity discovery.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Health care or insurance industry experience.
- Advanced degree in a quantitative or technical discipline.
- Specific and broad knowledge of KPNW operations, KP applications, and KP HealthConnect, including Hyperspace, Clarity and Chronicles.

Primary Location: Oregon,Portland,Kaiser Permanente Building 500 NE Multnomah St. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM or Variable Working Hours End: 4:00 PM or Variable Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Information Technology Department: Data and Information Management Enhancement Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time