The Epic Analytics Developer III is responsible for the design, development, implementation and support of enterprise reports, dashboards, and other analytic or operational informational artifacts. Working with cross-functional teams, the Epic Analytics Developer III participates in review of current workflows and informational goals in order to translate them into reporting requirements that will meet clinical needs. The Epic Analytics Developer III then uses those requirements to develop a solution with the appropriate operational or analytical tool.
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, CIS, Engineering, or related technical degree or 4 years of related IT experience in a Healthcare environment.
Work Experience : 5+ Years related experience
Management Experience : 1 year preferred
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Writing /Composing Correspondence, Writing /Composing Reports
Other Skills: Analytical, Design, Research, Statistical
Work Schedule: Flexible, Overtime
Other Requirements: 2 Epic Clarity Data Model certifications preferred, 3 years health care experience preferred
Typical Duties That May Be Performed:
1. Report Development
a. Meet with other IT staff and end users in support of operational or analytic reporting product development
b. Gather user requirements, set priorities, write business and technical specifications, and produce different levels of documentation for users and support staff, when necessary
c. Review vendor created reports for usability and applicability to user needs
d. Conduct relational analysis on technical requirements, and develop and troubleshoot reporting products and artifacts such as dashboards, reports, stored procedures, views, and/or queries
e. Optimize report execution for quicker performance and fewer required DBMS resources.
f. Ensure high quality of products by ensuring data and algorithms are correct, and review peer reports for validity
g. Ensure that reporting technologies are used in such a way that the data presented correctly meets user requirements.
h. Distribute reporting products to consumers using SAP Business Objects Enterprise, Report2Web, or Epic-Crystal or Epic-Business Objects integration, or other custom means
i. Identify and report instances of incorrect application of logic when making modifications to existing reports and views
j. Research questions about data and reconcile reports using available SQL tools
k. Review upgrade documentation related to Clarity features and released Crystal reporting content, and determine how to implement the changes
l. Act as subject matter expert for Clarity data model
a. Identify and review the appropriate technological solutions for various reporting needs
b. Investigate potential applications and utilities that may be useful in performing job functions, and perform the research and testing necessary to confirm or reject their use. Communicate findings to team/supervisor
3. Reporting Project Management
a. Work with Manager, Director, or Project Manager to identify tasks and timelines for the implementation of solutions in support of business objectives. Based on technical specifications, provide estimates for development times for reporting
b. Based on technical specifications, provide estimates for development times for reporting
c. Report project activity and status in writing according to prescribed format and interval to designated management, and assist less experienced employees in status reporting
d. Handle multiple activities simultaneously, prioritize effectively, and meet overlapping deadlines
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.