DaVita Data Analyst II in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Duties & Responsibilities:
Consistently exhibit behavior and communication skills that demonstrate DaVita Medical Group’s commitment to superior customer service, including quality, care and concern with each and every internal and external customer.
Facilitate stakeholder meetings, to effectively gather requirements and create clear documentation of Functional, and Non-Functional Business Requirements.
Work with the project team (both technical and business) to ensure requirements are accurate, clear and understood by those participating in the project.
Participate in validating data and conducting QA functions.
Perform data profiling.
Analyze requirements and document Source to Target Mappings, ETL processes and crosswalks.
Ability to manipulate data using SQL.
Help define acceptance test objectives, test cases and assist in system and integration testing.
Assist in evaluating software change requests, which may involve conducting root cause analysis to confirm business need for changes and alternatives.
Work closely with end-users during User Acceptance Testing (UAT), and document issues and defects.
Provide timely, comprehensive verbal and written status reports.
Meet with business and technical teams to discuss functional design concepts and alternatives necessary to meet requirements.
Partner with IT and Business teams to capture, track, and resolve data and reporting issues.
Use, protect, and disclose DaVita Medical Group patients’ protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards.
2+ years of Data Analyst experience.
2+ years working knowledge of Healthcare Medical group business areas (clinical, operations, care management).
Understanding of the CMS capitation model and the required datasets that support it.
Excellent listening and documentation skills.
Experience documenting detailed requirements, design documents, and workflows in support of BI or sophisticated reporting capabilities.
Ability to build trust and create a strong working relationship with business customers.
Strong SQL skills and full understanding of querying relational databases.
Ability to extract and manipulate data from multiple data sources in MS SQL Server. SSIS a strong plus.
Full understanding of the Agile methodology and the ability to participate in daily scrums and sprint planning.
Experience with data quality and profiling tools, Informatica IDA preferred.
Driven by a fast-paced, energetic, results-oriented environment.
Working knowledge of Data Warehouse and reporting terminologies, ETL tool skills a strong plus.
Ability to work with data warehouse and BI developers in formulating recommendations, strategies, and tactics based on analyses.
Ability and willingness to wear multiple hats in a fast moving team, i.e. Data Analyst, QA analyst, Business Analyst, SQL Developer
Must be a self-starter.
Good knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
Demonstrated self-direction with excellent organizational, analytical, writing, problem solving and interpersonal skills.