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Johns Hopkins University

Business Intelligence Developer

Company: Johns Hopkins University

Location: Baltimore Maryland

Posted on: May 26

Johns Hopkins University
United States, Baltimore
3400 North Charles Street (Show on map)
May 25, 2023

Business Intelligence Developer
We are seeking a Business Intelligence Developer who will be responsible for data analytics and additional support of performance measures, ongoing measurement, data collection, reporting, data visualization, and information dissemination. They are subject matter data experts that work with IT solutions to solve high priority organizational analytic problems in their work area. Works under the supervision of a Data Trust Analytic Team Leader or other data governance or analytic leadership appropriate for the scope of work. This supervision may be through a matrixed or direct reporting structure.

Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Goals are communicated in solution or project goal terms. Will provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Partners and collaborates with other analytic teams and data warehouse engineers.

Specific Duties & Responsibilities
  • The responsibilities listed below are typical examples of the work performed by this position. Not all duties assigned to this position are included, nor is it expected that everyone in this position will be assigned every job responsibility.
  • Developing and fine-tuning exploratory IT solutions, which includes coding, testing, debugging, designing, and implementing newly developed BI solutions.
  • Researching and planning analytic solutions for existing and new problems within the organization as directed by their supervisor and leadership.
  • Leading the subject matter strategic design and maintenance of business intelligence tools.
  • Identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems independently.
  • Ensures that the use of business intelligence applications enhance clinical & business decision-making capabilities.
  • Makes appropriate decisions, using available resources, to achieve positive outcomes for patients, visitors, students, and/or staff in balance with sound business practice.
  • Makes recommendations for changes in the current departmental systems and processes and contributes ideas and suggestions for solutions to the current systems problems.
  • Responds to urgent, impromptu, and unplanned situations by assessing their level of importance, instituting appropriate action and information appropriate management.
  • Communicates decisions to appropriate management.
  • Prepares incident/occurrence reports as necessary.
  • Prioritizes daily tasks and assignments appropriately.
  • Report and follow-up on software problems resulting in delay in workflow.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities (KSAs)
  • For positions working with patient-related data, requires a thorough knowledge of health care and hospital business operations.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the interrelationship of business process and Information Systems applications.
  • Thorough knowledge of data warehouse and data management principles and processes and database development.
  • Understands the range of options and best practices for common Business intelligence design techniques such as change data capture, key generation and optimization, and performance tuning.
  • Significant experience with data quality, data profiling, metadata management and reporting.
  • Knowledge of all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Strong proficiency in SQL programming, query writing, query performance tuning, and database technologies.
  • Advanced knowledge in medical terminology and clinical informatics for positions working with patient-related data.
  • Ability to distill and articulate technical and organizational approach to clinical data needs.
  • Goal oriented and action-focused, pragmatic and self-disciplined, organized with ability to facilitate and interact effectively with upper levels of management.
  • Ability to plan, organize, direct, implement and evaluate processes to lead projects and manage resources to achieve desired result.
  • Strong programming, analytical, and computational skills.
  • Ability to convey technical methods, approaches and plans to audience of varying degrees of technical understanding including clinical and business stakeholders and technical team.
  • Ability to manage long term client and vendor relationships, including resolution of production issues and upgrades, to help future product development better to meet the needs of the organization.
  • Demonstrated command of web technologies and business intelligence techniques & tools.
  • Must be detail-oriented and accurate.
  • Advanced degree of problem solving in a fast paced, high dynamic and complex environment.
  • Awareness of the need for timely communication, ability to identify potential barriers and strategies, and ability to synthesize and integrate information.
  • Knowledge of and ability to use multiple information systems and software.
  • Expert proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet software, database structures, and the internet.
  • Completes mandatory Epic and other software or analytic tool training.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Requires a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
  • Minimum of 6 years of related and progressive experience in healthcare IT, analytics, software development or data management.
  • Experience with business intelligence development tools such as Tableau and SAS and programming tools such as R, Python, and SQL.
  • Requires demonstrated experience in project management or management and experience working with external vendors.
  • EDW internal certification required within 6 months for positions working with patient-related data.
  • A certification such as Certified Analytics Professional, project management, or a certification in a data analytic tool such as Tableau Software, or Epic required.
  • For positions with patient-related data, the ability to obtain Epic Caboodle or Clarity Certification as requested in the first year.
  • Additional experience may be substituted for education and additional education may substitute for experience to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Master's Degree in related discipline.
  • Knowledge in the assigned application as well as the platform on which it runs.

Classified Title: Business Intelligence Developer
Role/Level/Range: ATP/04/PF
Starting Salary Range: $83,100-$114,230-$145,360 Annually (Commensurate with experience)
Employee group: Full Time
Schedule: M-F; 8:30-5:00
Exempt Status: Exempt
Location: Remote
Department name: SOM DOM General Admin Chairmans Offf
Personnel area: School of Medicine

Total Rewards
The referenced salary range is based on Johns Hopkins University's good faith belief at the time of posting. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as geographic location, work experience, market conditions, education/training and skill level. Johns Hopkins offers a total rewards package that supports our employees' health, life, career and retirement. More information can be found here:

Please refer to the job description above to see which forms of equivalency are permitted for this position. If permitted, equivalencies will follow these guidelines:
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.

**Applicants who do not meet the posted requirements but are completing their final academic semester/quarter will be considered eligible for employment and may be asked to provide additional information confirming their academic completion date.

The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check. Johns Hopkins is committed to hiring individuals with a justice-involved background, consistent with applicable policies and current practice. A prior criminal history does not automatically preclude candidates from employment at Johns Hopkins University. In accordance with applicable law, the university will review, on an individual basis, the date of a candidate's conviction, the nature of the conviction and how the conviction relates to an essential job-related qualification or function.

The Johns Hopkins University values diversity, equity and inclusion and advances these through our key strategic framework, the JHU Roadmap on Diversity and Inclusion.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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Accommodation Information

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