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Sr Data Consultant

Kaiser Permanente
Pasadena, CA 91188
Under general supervision, this position exists to assist the organization in making strategic data-related decisions by analyzing, manipulating, tracking, internally managing and reporting data. This position takes an active leadership role as both as a consultant and as a high-level SAS programmer.


Essential Responsibilities:
  • Leads, makes significant contributions, and/or provides technical leadership to high visibility projects to identify and resolve issues of strategic importance to the organization. ¬†Interfaces regularly with senior management to produce timely and valuable results.
  • Directs the development of outcomes and process measures, including technical specifications, to enable population measurement, guideline implementation, and evaluation.
  • Builds and maintains complex statistical SAS routines using macros, vendor software, and software written by self and others.
  • Tests and maintains data integrity across multiple databases (internal SAS, DB2, VSAM; external: Adobe, Excel, SAS parsing routines, COBOL).
  • Builds sophisticated statistical models and forecasting tools using these databases.
  • Designs and enhances databases.
  • Designs menu systems that are effective and user-friendly.
  • Develops reports with accurate, easy to read, useful information that satisfies the client's needs.
  • Designs and generates tracking and monitoring tools.
  • Designs research plans for data gathering and analysis.
  • Participates significantly in interpreting analyses and developing action plans accordingly.
  • Defines and frames complex multi-dimensional healthcare issues and develops time tables/processes for decision making.
  • Translates needs, issues, and ideas into effective strategies and action plans.
  • Formulates specific implementation plans and evaluates the effectiveness of actions/programs implemented.
  • Develops creative alternative solutions.
  • Works closely with IT and outside partners (and physicians for SCPMG departments).
  • Sets the strategic direction of projects.
  • Determines goals and priorities with team, clients, or project management sponsors (when appropriate).
  • May coordinate team/project activities and schedules.
  • May establish team membership and project participants, provide leadership to multi-disciplinary project teams, as well as manage work of outside consultants when used.
  • Communicates results/recommendations to project sponsors, clients, and various senior level audiences (including physicians for SCPMG departments).
  • May participate in the development and management of the department, including coaching and recruiting for consultants/analysts and other departmental activities.
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    Posted: 2020-03-23 Expires: 2020-05-06

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