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Data Analyst ED

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Job ID: 181641
Category: Information Services/Technology/Service Desk/Telecom
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Work Schedule: Full Time

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Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Data Analyst ED

Clinical Practices of University of Pennsylvania, Emergency Department

3400 Spruce Street


This position is responsible for the development of analytical tools, data transformation, and/or developing advanced visualizations within the Department of Emergency Medicine at Penn Medicine. This individual will be required to ensure that the transformed and/or displayed information meets all clinical and business requirements of the organization and end-users. This will entail creating new as well as maintaining and modifying existing development. This individual will be required to provide guidance to other team members and end-users.


  • Utilizes large complex data sets to meet functional and non-functional business requirements.
  • Build the analytics infrastructure required for integrating information from a wide variety of data sources using task specific appropriate tools.
  • Create analytics tools that utilize existing data assets to provide actionable insights into operational efficiency, quality improvement, and other key business performance metrics.
  • Provides project management guidance and expertise to facilitate operations improvement projects.
  • Continuously improves departmental processes, programs, operations, and services.
  • Research and data analysis in support of troubleshooting production issues.
  • Participate in resolution of routine data integration errors/variances when needed.
  • Coordinate with other IS groups to see problems through to resolution.
  • Attend planning and status meetings with team members, system administrators, and/or clients/end-users to understand project requirements and provide constructive commentary.
  • Proactively contribute with ideas and solutions.
  • Consult users on system and data capabilities.
  • Ensures clients find the process supportive and effective.
  • Provide regular updates and status of issue/task to the manager, product owner, and/or report requestor.
  • Deliver solutions in line with user expectations as per defined requirements.
  • Provide technical counsel to co-workers.
  • Maintain strict levels of data confidentiality, privacy, and security.

Education or Equivalent Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree required, preferably in Computer Science, Information Technology, Informatics, Software Engineering, Mathematics or related STEM discipline.
  • 3+ years working with data/databases required.
  • 3+ years healthcare experience is strongly preferred.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong quantitative and analytical abilities.
  • Ability to express technical information clearly and simply to non-technical persons.
  • Ability to communicate technical information and ideas.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to learn new technical skills, applications, and processes.
  • Solid understanding of information systems infrastructure and application capabilities.
  • Experience with relational and/or NoSQL databases such as Oracle, MSSQL, HANA, HBase) and authoring SQL, PL/SQL and/or T-SQL.
  • Ability to utilize critical thinking.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong written, oral, and non-verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with programming in languages such as R and Python preferred.
  • Experience with the SAP BusinessObjects suite (Lumira, Crystal Reports, Web Intelligence, etc), PowerBI, D3 and/or other advanced visualization toolsets preferred.
  • Knowledge of healthcare data/systems preferred.

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Live Your Life's Work

We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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