Med-Critical Care Medicine - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (20000276)
A Data Manager is sought for a growing data center which serves the schools of the health sciences. This person will manage the data lifecycle from ETL to data destruction in a SQL Server environment. The incumbent will be required to work in both on-prem and cloud data repositories which will include SQL as a service and NoSQL options.
The Data Manager will receive data and load into SQL Server. The data will arrive in various formats including SAS, CSV, and fixed width. The format will change based on the data owner. All actions must be performed in our secure HIPAA compliant environment according to data center policies and procedures and thoroughly documented. The data manager will monitor the SQL Server systems and make recommendations to improve performance. The incumbent will work with Principal Investigators and their teams to create analytic datasets in SQL server. This will require gathering specifications and listening to requirements from various teams. The position must be responsive to different requirements from different groups.
In some cases, you will serve as an Honest Broker. Must be able to consider various options for data collection and recommend solution that works for customer. The candidate must be able to evaluate different performance metrics and recommend ETL solutions. Must be able to work as part of a team with strong communication skills.
Required skills include strong SQL Server skills with the ability to write advanced queries and excellent organizational, documentation and communication skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office. Familiarity with Execution Plans and optimization a plus. Experience with SAS, Stata, Web technologies, C#, Powershell, and health datasets is ideal but not required.
Two years of experience in SQL Server or relational DB. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related area. Experience with relational databases, stored procedures and SQL queries. Required skills include strong SQL Server skills with the ability to write advanced queries and excellent organizational, documentation and communication skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office. Familiarity with Execution Plans and optimization a plus. Experience with SAS, Stata, Web technologies, C#, and health datasets is ideal but not required.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Systems/Programmer.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule: M-F 830-5PM
Hiring Range: TBD Based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: Yes
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Internal Number: 20000276
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.