Research Data Analyst

Detailed Description: 

Working in the Clinical & Health Informatics Institute (CHI2) of UW Madison?s Institute of Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) and UW-Health's - Enterprise Analytics (EA), the successful candidate will have a solid work ethic and bring an enthusiastic and professional attitude to the workplace. This position serves as the interface between faculty conducting clinical research projects and the rapidly evolving electronic health data warehouse in EA. A key activity of this position will be to work with both clinical researchers and other CHI2 staff to help to develop queries that translate research objectives into datasets retrieved from the enterprise data warehouse.

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

Principal duties:

90% Data Querying, Extracting, and Formatting

  • Support clinical studies by writing code to query, extract, and format data from multiple sources.
  • Collaborate with other members of the team to keep them abreast of query progress and prioritization.
  • Prepare, validate and implement scripts for data extraction, format data as appropriate for the project, and summarize results and problems encountered.
  • Participate in meetings with other members of SMPH and UW Health.

10% Other Duties

  • Other activities including adhering to all University, ICTR, EA, and Departmental policies and procedures.
Qualifications: Skills: 

Required:

  • Demonstrated SQL coding skills.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, verbal and written communication skills, and interpersonal skills.

 

Preferred:

  • Demonstrated SQL coding skills, with emphasis on writing complex queries joining many tables.
  • Experience reviewing other team member's technical work and providing constructive feedback.
  • Experience writing Python scripts.
  • Knowledge of HIPAA and other regulations governing PHI.
Qualifications: Experience: 

Required:

  • 2 years relevant data extraction/data analyst experience required.

 

Preferred:

  • 3 or more years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with Epic Clarity or Caboodle databases.
  • Experience working with stakeholders to develop technical requirements documents.
  • Technical project lead experience.
  • Experience reviewing other team member's technical work and providing constructive feedback.
  • Experience writing Python scripts.
  • Knowledge of HIPAA and other regulations governing PHI.
How to Apply: 

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button on this page: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/500774/research-data-analyst. You will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter as a part of the application process. Please ensure that the resume and cover letter address how you meet the minimum/preferred qualifications for the position. You will also be asked to provide three professional/supervisor references during the application process.

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