• Data Analyst, Senior, (Urban Health Initiatives) **No Sponsorship available now or in the future**

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/7/2018 2:45 PM)
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  • Job Description

    Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:

    Data Analyst, Senior (Urban Health Initiative)\

    **No Sponsorship available now or in the future**


    *Grant funded position*



    Join one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic medical centers, UChicago Medicine.  The Urban Health Initiative (UHI) Department seeks a full-time Senior, Data Analyst to support data collection and analysis of its health programs.


    Job Summary


    In this role, the Senior, Data Analyst will support data collection and analysis of its population health programs/interventions. In addition: 

    • Compile, organize, analyze and report on data obtained data from various sources
    • Assist in the design, development, coordination and improvement of data systems in support of achievement of quality goals; responds to internal and external data queries, and performs analyses for reports, grant submissions, publications, and presentations                         

    Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities

    • Coordinates the flow of data, obtains information from electronic and paper sources to complete reports, and organizes data in a manner that is accessible and usable
    • Writes programs and scripts for data transformation and analysis
    • May assist in training staff
    • Produces standard and ad hoc reporting/data queries: provides accurate, concise reports to appropriate areas
    • Ensures that data collection and storage meet regulatory requirements, audits information gathering processes
    • Formulates systems of checks and balances to increase reliability of data
    • Performs other duties as assigned 

    You'll thrive in this position if you:  

    • Strengthen Collaboration – you put the organizations interests and customer needs ahead of your own. You identify and create effective working collaborations with others; establish good interpersonal relationships by helping people feel valued, appreciated, and offer support. You present sound reasons and recommendations that link to the needs of those impacted; obtain agreement to support ideas; leverage win-win solutions to ensure others take action.
    • Create Value – you gathers insights into what creates value; promote ongoing evaluation of the patient and customer circumstances, expectations and needs. You determine the processes, systems and behaviors that directly impact how the patient and customer feel. You proactively improve, through one’s role, the patient and customer experience; consistently positions the value of UCMC so the patient and customer recommend us to their family, friends and community.
    • Deliver Results – you identify issues, problems and opportunities; proactively recognize the need for improvement. You work with others to develop a sense of common purpose; understand different perspectives on issues; gathers and examines information available. You generate alternatives - Create relevant options, including financial and resource implications, for addressing problems and opportunities. You select appropriate action - Formulate clear decision criteria; evaluates options by considering implications and consequences; chooses an effective option. You commit to implementation and work with a sense of urgency and a bias for action to implement the decision 




    • Bachelor’s degree required
    • Demonstrated organizational skills and knowledge of statistical software (SAS, R, Stata)
    • Knowledge of standard statistical techniques
    • Self-motivated, ability to work independently
    • Experience in complex data tracking and measurement
    • Ability to coordinate numerous projects simultaneously
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite or comparable products
    • Professional experience in the healthcare field and/or formal training 
    • **No Sponsorship available**


    • One (1) year of research experience or relevant experience preferred
    • Master’s Degree in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Statistics, Math, Computer Science, Social Science or Public Policy preferred





    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.


    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront


    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs


    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.


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