Data Research Analyst Senior

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Mar 27, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Institute for Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy (IPOP) within the College of Pharmacy is seeking a Senior Data Research Analyst.
This position is located in Frankfort, Kentucky and is a research contract with the KY Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) designed to support program evaluation research and improving the effectiveness, economy, and the quality of services delivered to Medicaid beneficiaries. It also establishes the baseline member characteristics and an evaluation tool for Kentucky Medicaid's forthcoming 1115 waiver. The Kentucky Department of Medicaid Services (DMS) is embarking on a major demonstration, using a 1115 waiver issued by the Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) to address the health care needs of 'able bodied adults' enrolled in Medicaid.
This position will oversee and conduct the conversion of data into meaningful insights that will lead to informed business decisions for customers enrolled in Medicaid. The position will work directly with high level stakeholders to develop complex analytical designs for Tableau dashboards, while also diagnosing, validating, and improving performance of statistical data models over time. The position is expected to provide leadership and technical support to junior database analysts and other developers.
The person in this position will develop logical and conceptual data flows that support and guide appropriate and effective use of the data. The person must understand business functions and business requirements, handle multiple simultaneous tasks, prioritize work, and remain functional under aggressive timelines.
The Senior Data Research Analyst will also develop complex, efficient, and reusable SQL code meant for improvement, manipulation, and analysis of data. Other responsibilities include performing data conversions, writing code, identifying relevant trends, preparing reports & visualizations, and developing dashboards.




Job Title
Data Research Analyst Senior

Requisition Number
RE12079

Working Title


Department Name
7K725:INSTITUTE FOR PHARMACEUTICAL OUTCOMES AND POLICY

Work Location
Frankfort, KY

Grade Level
47

Salary Range
$53,352-88,005/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BA



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Required Related Experience

6 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

This position requires utilizing a computer for long periods of time; regular repetitive motion; and occasionally transporting objects up to 25 lbs.



Shift

Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Development and management skills; working knowledge of Tableau, T-SQL and PL/SQL. Strong communication skills (verbal and written); knowledge and experience in a health care environment.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Yes

Preferred Education/Experience

Experience in working with various data types, including healthcare data; advanced statistical skills.



Deadline to Apply
01/15/2018

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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