Providence Health & Services Sr Clinical Data Engineer - PSJH in Renton, Washington


Providence is calling a Sr Clinical Data Engineer PSJH to Providence Health & Services in one of the following locations: Renton, WA, Seattle, WA, Portland, OR or Irvine, CA.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

Clinical Data Expertise: Advanced Subject Matter Expert and analytic resource in a number of clinical areas applying knowledge of definitions and identifying best sources of data.

Data Acquisition: Utilizes advanced SQL and/or other languages for complex data acquisition, and/or is an advanced user of graphical user interface-based programs for very complex data acquisition projects.

Data Architecture: Designs advanced data sources, views and summaries and creates functional data architecture.

Data Validation / Accuracy: Develops quality assurance processes; performs data validation; critically evaluates the output of reports to produce reports with a high degree of accuracy.

Reporting / Analysis: Works with clients to develop and iteratively test multiple hypotheses around complex questions; provide strong written summaries of findings; creates presentations that succinctly address and anticipates the questions of the audience.

Display / Visualization: Performs visualization design; completes challenging visualization projects independently; utilizes good sensibility in visual storytelling.


Required qualifications for this position include:

Master’s Degree or the equivalent of MA/MS degree in Health Information Management, computer science, mathematics, business administration, healthcare or a related clinical or analytic discipline.

An equivalent of a minimum of four years of relevant data analysis.

Experience with database query and analysis languages (e.g. SQL, R, SAS, Python) and data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, D3).

Ability to interpret complex statistical data.

Ability to effectively build relationships with customers, executive management, and other stakeholders through positive interaction and problem identification and resolution.

Ability to excise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis.

Demonstrated abilty to define, develop, and analyze performance measures and metrics.

Demonstrated project management skills.

Possesses knowledge of healthcare including: Clinical terms and concepts, Administrative Coding, including DRG, ICD, CPT.

Displays a record of self-motivated discovery, intense intellectual curiosity, and a passion for working with data to answer important questions.

Has a strong aesthetic sensibility that supports clear visual communication of quantitative information.

Quantitative skills and analytical abilities to interpret complex data for strategic projects and conduct statistical analyses.

Familiarity with database structures, data definitions, and data relationships sufficient to understand and utilize complex data models with multifaceted record relationships, key structures, and record identification schemas.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

Experience in a biomedical setting.

1 years’ experience with Certification in an IT discipline, application, or tool.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: California-Irvine

Other Location(s): Washington-Renton, Washington-Seattle, Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 201344