Consultant, Business Intelligence Analytics

  • Kaiser Permanente / The Southeast Permanente Medical Group
  • Remote
  • Sep 22, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

This position is 100% remote!

Kaiser Permanente / The Southeast Permanente Medical Group, (TSPMG) is happy to announce a full-time, 100% remote, opening for Consultant, Business Intelligence Analytics. This individual is responsible for leading the analytical functions specific to one of the following business functional areas: Clinical/Hospital Operations, Member Experience, and Quality.  The Consultant will work with Business Owners, Project Managers, and other "Requesters" of data to translate requests into clear and actionable conclusions.  This involves many responsibilities including the facilitation of tasks to understand the objectives of the business owner, retrieval of data, organization of data into information, interpretation of data and its meaning and the conclusion of business directives derived from the analytical activities. Additionally, the Consultant must manage multiple analytical requests at one time. Specific responsibilities of the Consultant include but may not be limited to: Act in a coaching / mentoring role for Analysts and/or Data Delivery Specialists. Oversee analytical and reporting services within his/ her scope of work. Serve as a data Subject Matter Expert (SME) to consult with business owners on the data itself. Support departments and interdisciplinary groups by facilitating the acquisition of data and information needed to drive Regional and operational decision making and process improvements. Actively participate as a project team member.  Obtain, analyze, organize, and interpret data into actionable findings, recommendations, and conclusions. Facilitate report production or data process development required to meet business needs.  Maintain a broad spectrum of knowledge regarding business processes and the underlying systems and data sources that support these processes.  Perform duties with minimal to no supervision.

The ideal candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in Information Systems, Business, Statistical, Accounting, Management or related field, and also 6 years of related work experience (i.e. in a reporting and analytical environment, preferably in healthcare).

Minimum Education and/or Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with SQL data manipulation
  • 5+ years of managing analytical requests, creating analytical solutions, establishing analytical standards and metrics, and communicating insights to senior leaders, operational leaders, and other analysts
  • 5+ years using analytical tools such as Tableau, PowerBI, Python and R to produce actionable insights to answer business questions
  • Understanding of medical terminology including diagnosis codes and procedure codes
  • Experience translating front end workflows into data requirements.  Ability to interpret end user needs into actionable and accurate reports.
  • Excellent in critical thinking, analytical, and excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work within a team and cross functional teams
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication and effective interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work directly with various levels of leadership and bring high priority projects to a successful result.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.

Preferred Education and/or Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in Information Systems, Business, Statistical, Accounting, Management or related field
  • Epic certification in Clarity or Cogito
  • Knowledge of healthcare industry, especially healthcare Clinical/Hospital Operations, Member Experience, or Quality analytics

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group (TSPMG) is one of Georgia’s largest independent, physician-owned, multi-specialty medical groups. More than 600 physicians and 200 associate practitioners work together in a unique integrated care model to provide high-quality care to over 315,000 Kaiser Permanente members. Care is delivered at 26 medical offices featuring state-of-the-art equipment, labs, imaging services, and pharmacies. We also provide surgical services and around the clock care at some of the area’s top hospitals.

TSPMG offers a competitive salary, a generous retirement package, paid time off, health, dental, vision, and life insurance, long and short-term disability, relocation allowance, and more. We also offer numerous clinical and non-clinical learning opportunities and physician leadership development.

Atlanta, our home for more than 30 years, is a thriving metropolis that blends southern charm with modern art, music and culture. Learn more about our beautiful southern city at www.atlanta.com.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. We maintain a drug and nicotine free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.