Senior Business Intelligence Developer

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Job ID: 56297
Area of Interest: Professionals
Location: Linthicum, MD US
Hours of Work: M-F, 8:30a-5pm
Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical System
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: DAY
What You Will Do:

Job Summary:
Utilize in-depth knowledge of and experience in healthcare and with clinical claims data to work with internal and external customers to understand and analyze requirements and develop business intelligence (BI) solutions using underlying technologies. Lead and provide technical expertise in the design, development, testing, documentation, and maintenance of reporting and analytic solutions. Lead key strategic organizational priorities, including population health management, clinical performance, and quality/operational performance. Responsibilities include:

  • Lead cross-functional teams to achieve goals of BI and IT projects, including work plans, system design, and testing of solutions.
  • Participate in planning for future BI strategic initiatives.
  • Mentor BI Developers to improve technical skills and provide motivation/guidance to less experience personnel.
  • Manage and supervise multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Identify project risks and impediments, notify management, and proactively work with team members to complete assigned tases as defined by project scope, timelines, and budgets.
  • Develop dynamic data discovery and visualization analytics presentation environments.
  • Perform troubleshooting of complex/difficult implementation issues; test security of roll-out.
  • Support technical development of complex BI reports, applications, and other tools.
  • Read and interpret conceptual, logical, and physical models to include context, data flow, process flow, logical diagrams, and data dictionaries.  Read and interpret design documents.
  • Perform highly complex data queries and mapping.  Lead development and validate test plans for solutions, applications, and/or operating systems.
  • Develop process to streamline and monitor and ensure high level of availability for all critical reports and applications.
  • Assist in updates and upgrades of BI software and determine functionality that should be implemented to improve technical/user experience.
  • Assist project sponsors in the interpretation and use of results; ensure that data is understood by users.  Prepare supporting documentation, reports, and presentation materials.
  • Develop health care subject matter expertise related to specific products, data elements, business processes, data marts, and BI applications.  Ensure strategic alignment of IT solutions with business objectives.
  • Perform project planning and management efforts related to issues and concerns for highly visible or complex projects.  Estimate software development based on high level specifications and/or logical system design. 
  • Provide technical expertise as required.  Responsible for issue reporting, tracking, analysis, and follow-up.  Lead prototype review, integration, system, and user acceptance testing (UAT).
  • Validate development of prototypical systems or system components to demonstrate technical feasibility.  Prototype construction may include the new utilization of hardware and software development tools and techniques.
  • Develop complex software in a variety of environments and platforms to address stated system goals and needs.  Resultant software should conform to accepted standards for robustness, re-usability, modularity, efficiency, etc.  Software developments should result in defect-free applications.
  • Act as liaison to Senior Operational Management and provide application support and guidance to end-users.  Serve as point of contact for resolution of complex application problems.
  • Conduct and/or participate in in-service and various educational programs for professional development.  Orient, mentor, and transfer knowledge to staff.
  • Develop applications using PL/SQL, JavaScript, and HTML.


What You Need to Be Successful:

Education and Experience:

  • MS degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Information Systems, Actuarial Science or related computational field.***
  • Three (3) years of demonstrated hands-on experience involving the design and development of complex business intelligence solutions/products.***

***Alternate Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Information Systems, Actuarial Science or related computational field and five (5) years of demonstrated hands-on experience involving the design and development of complex business intelligence solutions/products. 

  • Three (3) years experience  in at least 2 or more relational database platforms (i.e. Oracle, SQL Server, Teradata, PostgreSQL) and  2 data discovery/visualization/Business Intelligence tools (i.e., Tableau, Qlik, SAP Web Intelligence, R).
  • Must pass standard pre-hire assessment test, which all applicants must pass before being hired into this position and which tests general SQL programming abilities necessary to perform the duties of the position.
  • All experience may be concurrent.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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