Duke Health Technology Solutions is a robust, specialized division of Duke University Health System dedicated to the development and management of enterprise IT systems.
A 2018 'Most Wired' health system, Duke is nationally recognized for IT and information management as the first healthcare system to achieve the Davies Award – highest honor by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) – for inpatient, ambulatory and analytics health information technology capabilities. Our employees are among the top-skilled IT experts in the Triangle and partner with leading scholars, clinicians, and researchers across Duke University and Duke Health to develop innovative technologies that support our mission of delivering tomorrow's healthcare today.
DHTS Position Description: Developer I-II
Working Title: Data Warehouse Developer
Brainstorm with functional teams and recommend optimal way to collect, store, retrieve and analyze the data. Translate business requirements into code and documentation. Develop metadata definitions from the business rules. This person will be heavily involved in selection, manipulation, integration and analysis of data from variety of sources.
Bachelor's degree in a related field, or four years of equivalent technical experience required
Level 1 – 1-3 years of related experience is required.
Level 2 - 5+ years' experience in requirements gathering, data analysis, SQL and report development
Solid and effective written, interpersonal, oral and presentation skills
Understanding of relational and dimensional data models
Proven ability to produce logical flows to support the design of data solutions
Proven ability to describe technical solutions to non-technical audiences
Ability to produce data flow diagrams that can easily show data lineage
Data sourcing, data mapping and managing metadata
Experience and knowledge in developing complex SQL scripts in various RDBMS environments
Thorough understanding of Data Modeling, including ER and Dimensional models
Healthcare/Research industry experience preferred
Ability to effectively work on a team.
Individual contributor representing the most common entry point for this career ladder; works under direct supervision.
Demonstrates knowledge and proven application of knowledge within a specific discipline(s).
Completes tasks and portions of larger projects, identifying internal resources to build project team capabilities.
May function in a cross-team environment.
Individual contributor that works under limited supervision. Applies subject matter knowledge; requires capacity to understand specific needs or requirements to apply skills/knowledge.
Maintains a level of exposure to external industry and market technical intelligence.
Performs and coordinates simple to complex projects with minimal direction.
Review, understand and document the current operational processes and data sources to establish support for current and future reporting requirements.
Develop design document for data mapping and data transformation processes.
Develop metadata for structures in the data warehouse.
Position Description DW Developer
Identify and enforce data standards to ensure consistent and maintainable structures in the data warehouse.
Perform source system analysis and data profiling.
Work with Data Modelers and ETL Developers to develop logical data model(s) and introduce structures for the data warehouse
Create SQL as needed for projects to work with data already in the Data Warehouse
Consult with customers to assist with SQL and data concerns.
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