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Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2206349
Enterprise Analytics is focused on helping the Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) enterprise solve its most complex problems. We recruit team members with strong analytical and communication skills and diligently invest in their growth, learning, and development.
We partner with VUMC leadership to help answer their most pressing questions. We create replicable and reliable analyses and help define the "source of truth" for metrics in collaboration with teams across the medical center. We approach each project with the end in mind, work with business partners to thoughtfully frame the problem, agree on ideal outcomes, and use the data to provide actionable, meaningful information.
The Analytics Consultant (AC) is responsible for all aspects of analytical project planning, execution, and delivery, under occasional guidance. The AC provides a single point of contact for clinical, operational, and administrative customers and aids them in defining the scope and objective(s) of requested projects.
Note: This role is eligible for remote work within the United States.
As a member of the Enterprise Analytics team, the Analytics Consultant:
The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.
TECHNICAL CAPABILITIESBelow are the expectations of an ideal / fully functioning AC. We understand that many new ACs may not initially possess all of these skills and may need additional training in certain areas, especially technical areas.
Data Acquisition (Novice): Can successfully determine which data are needed, identify the correct tables and elements, write the SQL code to pull the data, and extract the data for analysis. Performs quality control on the data. May have working knowledge in data warehouse applications (such as Oracle, Netezza, IBM UDMH, Azure Databricks, and EPIC).Data Analytics (Novice): Can analyze and interpret data to derive insight. Applies the appropriate approach to provide creative solutions for the given problem. May have working knowledge in business intelligence and analytics software (such as Tableau, Business Objects, PowerBI, Excel, Python, and R).Communication of Results (Novice): Communicates results and recommendations to customers in a concise and non-technical format. Clearly states implications and potential next steps. Presents analysis, ideas, and findings using the appropriate data visualization and presentation tools (such as Word, Excel, Tableau, and PowerPoint).Planning (Intermediate): Plans work to complete projects on time. Competently handles multiple assignments simultaneously. Able to be flexible to meet changing customer needs with minimal disruption and loss of productivity. Uses time efficiently.Stakeholder Engagement (Novice): Identifies relevant customers and gains their commitment on the final deliverable and timeline. Takes initiative to turn business concepts into meaningful objectives using the problem-solving methodology.
Organizational Impact: Executes job responsibilities with the understanding of how output would affect and impact other areas related to own job area/team, with occasional guidance.
Problem Solving/Complexity of Work: Analyzes moderately complex problems using technical experience and judgment.
Breadth of Knowledge: Has expanded knowledge gained through experience within a professional area.
Team Interaction: Provides informal guidance and support to team members. Commits to a culture of collaboration and learning.
Position Shift: Days
Discover Vanderbilt University Medical Center:
Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded, and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity -- of culture, thinking, learning and leading -- is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt's mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.
VUMC Recent Accomplishments
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