BI Developer - BO with Universe in Durham, NC at DISYS

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

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    Durham, NC
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    At least 4 year(s)
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Job Description


Job Description

 Business Intelligence Developer is integral to the success of Epic EHR (Maestro Care). The BID is the face of Maestro Care reporting and the primary contact to Maestro Care information consumers. In this capacity the BID functions as the data and reporting expert for the specific module they support and is responsible to work with Maestro Care users to understand their data and information needs and to provide expert consultation on available tools, design options, and relevant data elements. In so doing the BID supports on our enterprise mission to improve community health and eliminate health inequalities.

Key responsibilities of the BID include:

  • Meet and collaborate with stakeholders to understand the EHR data, information, and analytic needs of their business units. This requires active and ongoing participation with reporting customers.
  • Work collaboratively with Business Analyst to identify and gather detailed business requirements; create technical documentation, clarify, interpret and translate specifications as required in order to develop an appropriate data information solution.
  • Undertake a detailed study of workflows relevant to primary modules of support with the goal to develop an intimate understanding of the respective data flows from point of entry to final populated element. A thorough understanding of the operational workflows, the data generated, the fields in which they are housed, the relationship of the data to and across modules, and the relevance of the data to core entities (patient, provider, location) is crucial to the ability to produce informed data deliverables.
  • Maintain timely communication and collaboration with the Maestro Care Application Analyst team to ensure a foundational understanding of all business unit workflows as relevant to the modules they support.
  • Develop design documents for data mapping and data transformation processes. Perform gap assessment and identify gaps between business requirements and data availability. Where present consult with customers, departmental leadership,Maestro Care application analysts, Epic TSs, and others to identify available options.
  • Develop and implement an appropriate quality acceptance testing and validation strategy to ensure completeness and accuracy of data prior to customer UAT and migration of solution into the production environment. Includes analyzing data in source systems to assess data quality and making recommendations for addressing concerns to the Data Governance Board.
  • Use all tools as relevant to develop the right solution to meet customer data needs. Available tools include but are not limited to: CDW (Cogito Data Warehouse), Clarity, Reporting Workbench, Radar Dashboards, Registries and Universes, Business Objects Crystal, WEBi,Tableau, and SQL. This requires an understanding of the strengths and limitations of each toolset.
  • Monitor the performance of module-specific reporting inventory and take corrective action as necessary to optimize performance and mitigate negative consequences for customers and production servers;specifically SQL tuning. Escalate the need for report tuning and optimization as warranted.
  • Regularly review service pack upgrades from Epic to determine implications for respective modules and data artifacts. Consult with Maestro Care application analyst team, Epic TSs, customers, and departmental leadership to appropriately prioritize and remediate updates as warranted.
  • Understand and follow all established guidelines with respect to report development, migration of reports through environments to Production, and report maintenance. Ensure that all data deliverables conform to established departmental standards; specifically change management processes, reporting, naming conventions, and maintenance of enterprise reporting library.
  • Maintain impeccable communication with internal and external stakeholders regarding the development status of work requests. Requires the timely and astute evaluation and anticipation of risks to fulfillment of committed to work requests, and communicate in a transparent, timely, and professional manner, being ever mindful of our role as a customer service organization.
  • Remember always this role is the face of the EHR reporting, information,and analytic function of DUHS. Work proactively to foster a strong internal team and excellent,value-add service to stakeholders.

Bachelor's degree in a related field, or four years of equivalent technical experience required.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Credential requirements will vary, depending on work area.


Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.