Data Programmer Analyst II - Multiple Positions

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19146

Req ID: 121232

Recruiter: Thomas Hoopes 

Shift: Days

Employment Status: Temporary - Full Time 

Salary Grade: S 18 

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Job Summary

The experienced data analyst is passionate about healthcare delivery in a patient care setting.  A successful candidate is articulate, analytical, and a team player who understands the power of data in clinical settings.  The analyst enjoys coordinating with interdisciplinary teams to create end to end solutions for improving operational and clinical decision making. S/he learns quickly, works independently, and is relentless in overcoming technical, process, and organizational obstacles.
The analyst will join the Analytics and Reporting team in the Center for Healthcare Quality and Analytics and will be responsible for empowering users with data across the institution, providing a unique blend of clinical, technical, and analytical expertise.  The team works with multiple groups within the organization to improve clinical quality, improve patient safety and streamline operations.  The team combines business knowledge with technology to empower decision makers and believes that analytics and data can improve outcomes, optimize processes, and reduce costs.  The team is looking for creative problem solvers who are excited about joining a collaborative team with a big impact.
The experienced data analyst will actively contribute to projects with appropriate data with minimal supervision.  The individual will need to build relationships with key stakeholders, be an expert in multiple data sources, and implement sustainable solutions.  The individual is expected to be contributing to the team’s knowledge base and improving on best practices. The individual will also provide operational support for organizational data needs such as adhoc and scheduled reporting.


The selected candidate may support one of the following projects: 

     - King of Prussia Hospital

     - Department of Pediatrics

     - Frontier Program

Job Responsibilities

1.     Individual Contributor

  • Works with clinical teams and business stakeholders to gather requirements, develop metrics, retrieve data, and ensure validity of results
  • Independently contributes to projects and data requests from beginning to end 
  • Creates appropriate data solutions (dashboards, reports, business intelligence tools, etc) and data analysis for the measurement of processes and outcomes
  • Demonstrates excellent presentation and communication skills to share findings in an understandable and actionable manner tailored to audience and customer's needs


2.     Team Player

  • Collaborates with enterprise data warehouse, data governance, clinical informatics and business teams on any issues relating to data quality, architecture or structure of data repositories impacting analytics. Develops and maintains appropriate, current status and documentation on projects and work products.


3.     Leadership

  • Contribute to creating best-practices for data use and embedding data-driven decision making in the organization

Required Education and Experience

Required Education:

Bachelor’s degree


Required Experience:

Two (2) years of experience in analytics / business intelligence

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Preferred Education: Master’s degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, health services research, economics, quantitative science or related discipline


Preferred Experience: Three (3) years of experience in analytics / business intelligence

Additional Technical Requirements

  • Experience in at least one computer programming language or analytical programming language (R, Python, SAS, etc)
  • Experience with data visualization tools preferred (Tableau, Qlik, etc)
  • Experience with SQL
  • Knowledge of relational database structures
  • Understanding of data flows, conceptual knowledge of ETL

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

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