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Analytics Engineer (Senior) - Health Catalyst


Health Catalyst

Position Title:

Analytics Engineer (Senior)

Post date:

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 10:12

Job Summary

The AE role combines deep, analytics skills and a sound understanding of the processes and data that support the business of healthcare to inform a fundamental transformation of healthcare delivery as we know it today.   The primary accountability of the AE is to ensure there is always a queue of measurable opportunities for our clients to act upon that will drive down cost, improve quality, and improve patient experience. 


Additional accountabilities include:

  • Training up client resources to own analytics work in the future
  • Helping assess what applications from the HC library would be valuable to deploy at the client site
  • Providing analytic continuity at the client through all phases of deployment.
  • Implementing and promoting Catalyst methodologies, while acting in the long-term best interest of the client. 
  • Managing client expectations and timelines for analytic deliverables.
  • Navigating difficult client conversations with professionalism.
  • Supporting the Analytic Director (AD) in key areas, including deployment, communication on the status of progress to clients, knowledge transfer and training on HC platform and technologies. 
  • Presenting analytic insights to clinical/operational/financial client stakeholders.
  • Interfacing with a variety of Health Catalyst (HC) roles (such as senior directors, product line managers, clinical staff, etc.) on an as needed basis.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Leverage HC software and technologies to perform varied analyses to support client outcomes improvement initiatives across clinical, operational and financial domains.
  • Design data models and visualizations that meet project requirements and comply with HC design standards and principles.
  • Manage technical client projects by providing technical oversight; ensure assigned projects are executed efficiently and according to project requirements and timelines.
  • Conduct data validation tests to ensure quality of measurement.
  • Work with client data architects to train and mentor on HC tools and methodologies
  • All other duties as assigned


Required Skills

  • Expert level in Structured Query Language (SQL)
  • Strong experience with Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) processes and principles. Familiarity with multiple ETL applications is a bonus. 
  • Deep experience designing, implementing and loading custom data models that reflect real-world problems
  • Strong experience delivering analytics to technical, non-technical and leadership teams that influence and support business strategy
  • Strong experience developing visualizations that consume data models for non-technical users
  • Effective written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Strong ability to interact with and communicate with all levels of employees and clients
  • Self-motivated; comfortable working at times with limited direction

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