Job #: 2581
Title: Data Analyst
We are seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Data Analyst for a 6-month contract with possibility of converting to permanent position based on performance.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Consultant will develop data artifacts (data dictionary) for the Data management and Quality program.
Consultant will be primarily responsible for the continuous improvement of our data driven strategic planning with the goals of increased visibility, flexibility and efficiency.
The Data Analyst will work closely with Business Process Owners, Systems Architect, Functional Team, Application Developers and Support team to build and support the strategic approaches and methods to a variety of analyses.
Essential duties include preparing forecasts and analyzes data trends, identify data anomalies and conduct deep dive data analysis.
Participate in high level business analysis and assist with benchmarking KPIs. ·
Carefully analyze the data and draw conclusions, communicating the results in a clear, concise and actionable manner. ·
Collate, Cleanse and Organize data from several sources. · Working in cross-functional project teams that include ETL development, Data Quality Assurance, and Data visualization. · Communicate directly with team members/support team to diagnose and resolve issues. ·
Work with other team members to continually improve our delivery and processes. ·
Actively participate on project team meetings to achieve team goals.
Compliance with business policies and industry standard best practices with regard to data security. ·
Use analytic tools such as Tableau and SAS for through data analysis and visualization. ·
Create and maintain documentation of data governance procedures, policies, and adaptation. ·
Off-hours and on-call production support may be required. · Adherence to internal and external production SLAs ·
Limited travel may be required.
Qualifications / Required Skills
Master’s or Bachelor’s degree with 2+ years of work experience in data analysis and visualization. ·
Experience in preparing and conducting extensive business analysis and studies, process assessments, data analysis and cost benefit analysis in an effort to support data driven strategies. ·
Knowledge working with healthcare data and helping businesses make better data driven decisions. ·
Strong knowledge troubleshooting and problem-solving skills · Experience with various data platforms. ·
Proficiency in PL/SQL coding. ·
Willingness to participate in team on-call rotation, and perform off hours work as needed. ·
Strong technical and project management/process leadership skills
Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills. ·
Knowledge of healthcare industry systems and applications is a plus.
Ability to work within a diverse, technically oriented, team setting is a must. ·
Demonstrated ability to take ownership of incidents, coordinate effective response, and drive improvements through root cause analysis and lessons learned. ·
The ability to quickly absorb new changes in computer technologies is necessary.