Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) brings together the leading research teams and cancer specialists of Fred Hutch, Seattle Childrens, and UW Medicine. One extraordinary group whose sole mission is the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients. SCCA's purpose is to provide state-of-the-art, patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. Our goal, every day, is to turn cancer patients into cancer survivors. Join us and make a difference!
SCCAs Data Warehouse Team is responsible for designing, developing and supporting the enterprise data platform for operational and analytical purposes. Under the guidance of the Data Warehouse Manager, the Senior Business Analyst will engage business and clinical leaders and subject domain experts to analyze functional requirements and data sources to support the development of our new enterprise data warehouse. Responsibilities include defining requirements, analyzing/profiling data, developing technical specifications, designing and modeling solutions in alignment with data warehousing best practices and creating prototypes that will be developed and integrated into the data warehouse.
The Senior Business Analyst is a subject matter and process leader who works with business partners, technical teams, and other stakeholders to design and deliver data and analytics capabilities to support SCCAs business and clinical mission. Finally, this individual performs a key role in promoting the adoption and utilization of SCCAs data assets to enhance the organizations reputation as a healthcare analytical leader.
Works with business users and subject matter experts to analyze, define, and document data requirements to support SCCAs clinical, business, operational, and research activities
Leads requirements gathering process with business partners to understand their data needs and translate those needs into technical specifications
Facilitates meetings with technical and non-technical staff to clarify business requirements and document technical specifications for the data warehouse development team
Conducts data profiling and other analyses to determine the efficacy of available data sources
Communicates technical specifications to the data warehouse developers
Guides data warehouse team members on investigation of bugs and data quality issues
Participates in testing and QA processes to ensure business requirements are met
Designs, organizes, and executes strategies that advance the data warehouse platform
Establish standards for technical specifications and supporting project documentation
Mentors other analysts in skills and methods in order to demonstrate and increase the business value delivered by the data warehouse team
BA/BS in healthcare informatics, other similar degree, or equivalent experience
5+ years of demonstrated data warehousing & business intelligence experience
2+ years business analysis experience in a data warehouse environment or data consulting services role
Minimum 3 years experience using T-SQL
Expert at documenting functional and data requirements into executable technical specifications
Exceptional at meeting facilitation to translate abstract concepts into tangible solutions
Strong communication skills, especially between technical and non-technical audiences
Build cross team collaboration to produce high-quality work products
Manage business expectations and deliver customer-focused solutions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Masters degree or 5-8 years of experience in data development/business intelligence/analytics
Familiarity with healthcare industry and terminology and/or experience working with healthcare data (e.g. scheduling, billing, clinical, research data)
Understanding of HIPAA regulations
Experience with Epic healthcare systems
Familiarly with the Systems/Software Development Life Cycle
Experience with Agile software development
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The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance was incorporated in 1998 as a separate, jointly governed non-profit that included the cancer programs of three partners. Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is a cancer treatment center that unites doctors from Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center, University of Washington Medical Center, and Seattle Children’s. The purpose of this organization is to provide state-of the-art patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is the only NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Northwest, and according to the National Cancer Data Base, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance patients in general have better survival rates than patients treated at other cancer treatment centers.