BI Analyst IV

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Downey, CA, USA
  • Jan 19, 2019

Job Description

In addition to the responsibilities listed below, this position is also responsible for collaborating with clients to identifying data security needs; translating client needs into a security infrastructure; and partnering with security team to ensure proper data security is achieved. This position is also responsible for scheduling jobs with timing, delivery method, and audience; saving reports to the environment to ensure future availability; maintaining awareness of future system versions and updates; troubleshooting to identify why failures happen; and debugging system issues to ensure failures are not repeated.

Essential Responsibilities:

Practices self-development and promotes learning in others by proactively providing information, resources, advice, and expertise with coworkers and customers; building relationships with cross-functional stakeholders; influencing others through technical explanations and examples; adapting to competing demands and new responsibilities; listening and responding to, seeking, and addressing performance feedback; providing feedback to others; creating and executing plans to capitalize on strengths and develop weaknesses; supporting team collaboration; and adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback.
Completes work assignments and supports business-specific projects by applying expertise in subject area; supporting the development of work plans to meet business priorities and deadlines; ensuring team follows all procedures and policies; coordinating resources to accomplish priorities and deadlines; collaborating cross-functionally to make effective business decisions; solving complex problems; escalating high priority issues or risks as appropriate; and recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities.
Executes creative data analytic approaches leading to actionable outcomes by defining and calculating metrics to be analyzed; defining, calculating, and validating algorithms; and conducting analyses, including descriptive, correlational, inferential, and/or predictive statistics.
Develops, implements, and automates business and reporting solutions by working with stakeholders in their design, planning, and implementation while ensuring consistency and coherency; evaluating and summarizing data and results; creating summary statistics; developing data reports, visualizations, and/or interactive Business Intelligence (BI) reports; reporting to stakeholders on key findings; identifying needs for the development and implementation of additional reporting solutions; and preparing documentation as appropriate.
Interprets data analyses by applying findings to contextual settings; and developing insights, reports, and presentations telling a compelling story to stakeholders to enable and influence decision making; and providing context related to data interpretations and/or limitations as appropriate.
Drives strategic data-informed decisions by consulting with clients to identify and clarify key business needs; developing outcomes and process measures; translating business requirements; determining data/information needs and data collection methods; developing analysis plans; measuring the impact of business decisions on clients, customers, and/or members; working with clients and staff to identify opportunities and methods to improve efficiencies with analysis; supporting and training end-users; and documenting processes and deliverables.
Gathers data and information on targeted variables in an established systematic fashion by validating data sources; querying, merging, and extracting data across sources; completing routine data refresh and update; developing and/or delivering tools for electronic data collection; and providing user training, support, and documentation.
Develops analytical and/or statistical models enabling informed business decisions by determining data and analytical requirements; creating models leading to actionable insights; and testing, refining, and validating models.
Prepares data for analytic efforts by integrating and consolidating data; ensuring data quality and accuracy; profiling data inaccuracies and recommending process improvements or system changes to enhance overall quality of the data; and cleaning and creating final data set(s) for analysis.

Basic Qualifications:


Minimum five (5) years experience programming with Cognos or other BI tool.
Minimum three (3) years experience applying folder and data security.
Minimum two (2) years experience in relational and dimensional data Modeling.
Minimum one (1) year experience in a leadership role with or without direct reports.

Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Social/Physical/Life Science, Business, or related field and Minimum five (5) years experience in data analytics or a directly related field. Additional equivalent work experience in a directly related field may be substituted for the degree requirement.
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Additional Requirements:


Preferred Qualifications:

Two (2) years experience working within mobile platforms.
Two (2) years storytelling experience.
Three (3) years experience using Dashboard within cogon's or another data management tool.
Two (2) years experience working within data modules.
Three (3) years experience using Framework Manager.
Two (2) years experience scheduling jobs.
Cognos Certification.
Two (2) years project management experience.
One (1) year health care experience.
Three (3) years experience working with business intelligence tools.
Two (2) years experience working in a matrixed organization.
Three (3) years experience working with SPSS.
Three (3) years experience working with Excel.
Two (2) years experience in process improvement.
Three (3) years experience working with Access.
Three (3) years experience working with Open Source Tools (e g , R, Python).
One (1) year regulatory experience.
Three (3) years experience working with quality management and data profiling tools.
Three (3) years experience working with Tableau.
Two (2) years experience delivering presentations to management.
Three (3) years experience working with SQL.
Three (3) years data simulation experience.
Three (3) years study design experience.
Three (3) years server maintenance experience.
Three (3) years network analysis experience.
Three (3) years experience working with data visualization tools.
Three (3) years deep learning experience.
Three (3) years complex event modeling experience.
Three (3) years machine learning experience.
Three (3) years experience working with data extraction and manipulation language.
Three (3) years experience working with Cognos.
Three (3) years statistical modeling experience.
Three (3) years experience working with statistical analysis software.
Three (3) years experience working with SAS.
Three (3) years relational database experience.
Three (3) years experience working with artificial intelligence tools.
Three (3) years text analytics experience.
Three (3) years programming experience.
Three (3) years experience working with Business Objects.
Three (3) years robotic process automation experience.
One (1) year experience in transition or change management implementation.
Accredited Project Management Certification.
Accredited Process Improvement Certification.

Master's degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Social/Physical/Life Science, Business, or related field.
Doctorate degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Social/Physical/Life Science, Business, or related field.

Primary Location: California,Downey,Downey Boeing - Independence Park 12254 Bellflower Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Variable Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: Varies Working Hours End: Varies 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: Pharmacy Analytical Services Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time