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Senior Data Management

Location: Oakland, CA Job Number: 896207 Date posted: 10/06/2020

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Description:

The KP Enterprise Wide organization of Clinical Technology facilitates the planning and use of medical devices that are used in the diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring of patients. The successful candidate will analyze equipment usage in the clinical environment to help KP make equipment investment decisions in support of patient care; measure patterns of equipment acquisition, preventive maintenance, corrective maintenance, and medical device off boarding, to improve efficiency of service delivery;  summarize the lifetime cost of equipment  servicing and recommend areas of cost savings;  develop metrics for device cybersecurity and physical security; and consolidate and integrate regional KP data sources to produce a national picture of clinical technology usage.   Skills include programming, analyzing, designing reports and dashboards, collecting and documenting datasets and metadata, and coordinating projects.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree or higher in related data or analytical field.

  • Analytical consulting experience in the healthcare field.

  • Advanced Programming in on or more of these languages:  SQL, SAS, PCSAS, C++, HTML

  • Expertise in relational databases and data structure

  • Advanced Microsoft Access user

  • Ability to create complex queries and joins.

  • Experience with Cognos BI, Report Studio, Analysis Studio, Query Studio.

  • Demonstrated experience with data visualization applications such as Tableau.

Includes design, testing, implementation, control and maintenance of organization's logical and relational databases across platforms and computing environments.

Essential Functions:
- Project Management: Manages small to medium size projects. Develops and executes project plans. Provides project reporting to project sponsor under guidance of higher level resource.
- Meta Data Repository: Develops data definitions consistent with data management standards and conventions. Defines meta data structures for information repository and performs model management.
- Data Design (logical): Analyzes business information requirements and translates these into logical database designs. 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.
- Database Development (physical): Develops, tests and implements the organization's physical databases across multiple platforms, technologies and computing environments.
- Database Performance: Provides support to Lead in capacity planning, forecasting, and tuning. Develops performance/tuning evaluation reports.
- Communications: Communicates business/information models to clients, developers and database designers. Communicates database designs to data analyst and application programming staff.
- Technology Evaluation: Researches and evaluates alternative database solutions and recommends the most efficient and cost-effective solution for the project, ensuring consistency with enterprise direction.
- Methodologies and Standards: Recommends development of or adoption/incorporation of new methodologies and standards for supporting information management.
- Database Management and Support Tools: Implements, configures and customizes database management and support tools.
- Client Consulting: Consults with clients and development areas in the design and implementation of small to medium projects. Consults with clients to determine information management requirements.
- Training/Mentoring: Provides direction, guidance, and technical support to clients, applications, and operations areas. Develops technical and analytical skills of lower level resources.
- Data Transformation: Designs, develops and tests complex transformation extract s and load routines. 
- Database Maintenance: Provides second level diagnosis and resolution of database problems. Works with vendor personnel, if necessary, to achieve timely solutions of database problems. Escalates as necessary and provides problem resolutions.

Basic Qualifications:
Experience
- Minimum five (5) years of related experience in design, testing, implementation, control and maintenance of organization's logical and relational databases across platforms and computing environments.
Education
- Bachelor's degree in related field, OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
- N/A.

Additional Requirements:
- Thorough knowledge of policies, practices and systems.
- Complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards.
- Full knowledge of industry practices.
- Broad application of principles, theories, and concepts in applicable discipline, plus working knowledge of other related fields.

 Preferred Qualifications:
- N/A

Primary Location: California,Oakland,1800 Harrison 1800 Harrison Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon - Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Biomedical Engineering Department: Clinical Technology Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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