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Database Analyst

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Database Analyst
Requisition Number RE33707
Working Title Data Analyst
Department Name 7D100:Institute for Biomedical Informatics
Work Location Frankfort, KY
Grade Level 46
Salary Range $50,981-84,115/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

4 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.Performing repetitive motion tasks. Sitting/standing for long periods of time. Effectively communicating with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Job Summary
The Institute for Biomedical Informatics is seeking a Database Analyst to join our team.

This position is located in Frankfort, Kentucky, and is a research contract with the KY Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) designed to support program evaluation research and improving the effectiveness, economy, and the quality of services delivered to Medicaid beneficiaries.

The person chosen for this position must be able to write complex SQL queries for data extraction from health data claims, specifically Kentucky Medicaid data. This position designs, tests, implements and maintains data collection and reporting systems to support research activities using complex database statistical methods. The ability to visualize data utilizing business intelligence tools like Tableau is required. The ability to conduct simple statistical data analysis is highly preferred.

The Database Analyst will work with both internal and external stakeholders and must be able to provide support to clients with varying levels of technical expertise. The position will follow a hybrid schedule.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Development and management skills in BI/BA tools, Informatica, Tableau, T-SQL and PL/SQL. Strong communication skills (verbal and written); knowledge and experience in a health care environment.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Preferred experience in working with various data types including healthcare data.
Basic statistical skills preferred.
Driver’s license preferred.
Deadline to Apply 05/12/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2022-05-02 Expires: 2022-06-01

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