Decision Support Manager
UC Davis Health System
Sacramento, California 94203

Job Description

The Decision Support Manager ("Decision Support Manager 1") manages, directs, leads, and collaborates with the Data Integrity team within the Decision Support Services department. Provides expertise and leadership in utilizing information technology systems, methods, tools and vendors, to plan, implement, and coordinate an aggressive data integrity program that will focus on continually improving the quality of patient utilization and financial data within the department's EPSi cost accounting and decision support system. Develops and trains all department staff members to maintain and enhance current processes, develop new processes, and find innovative solutions to support institutional strategic goals from a data science technological perspective. Participates in data and process analysis to identify opportunities for ETL (extraction, transformation, and load) optimization using models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action. Uses a variety of data mining/data analysis methods and tools creating algorithms and creating/running simulations. Drives results with data-based insights and discover solutions hidden in large data sets working with stakeholders to improve business outcomes.REQUIRED
--Specific experience required leading technical staff with strong database and analytic software skills
--Experience processing, managing, and analyzing data, preferably healthcare data
--Strong problem solving skills with an emphasis on management reporting and data visualization development
--Experience building, leading, supporting, and motivating effective technical teams
--Experience and drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques
--Technical experience with database and analytics software specifically in the Microsoft environment: Excel, Access, and SQL Server and/or a broad range of software tools experience is desired: EPSi, Lawson, Crystal Reports, Taleo Suite, Business Objects, Business Intelligence, Python, Ruby, Perl, Oracle Developer, Visual Basic, HTML
--Experience querying databases and using statistical computer languages: R, Python, SLQ

PREFERRED
--Bachelor's degree in Information Management or Computer Science/Engineering is highly desired; Master's degree (MSBA/MIS or MSCS) is preferred
--Experience with distributed data/computing tools
--Experience visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders using Tableau, Periscope, Business Objects, D3, ggplot,
--Knowledge and experience in statistical and data mining techniques: GLM/Regression, Random Forest, Boosting, Trees, text mining, social network analysis, etc. and knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) and experience with statistical applications


SPECIAL REQUIREMENT
- THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT JOB REQUIREMENTS: <img height=1 width=1 border=0 src=https://ucdmc.contacthr.com/64425162.jpg /> To apply for this position, please copy and paste the following link into your browser address bar: https://ucdmc.contacthr.com/64425162

Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 08/30/2018