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Enterprise Data Specialist Lead/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Enterprise Data Specialist Lead/UKHC
Requisition Number RE23848
Working Title Enterprise Data Specialist Lead
Department Name H3997:EVPHA Information Technology
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 13
Salary Range $71,323-115,086/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

6 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position include: Occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to 50lbs; occasional standing or walking with objects 10-25lbs; intermittently sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time with intermittent repetitive motions (such as typing); occasional exposure to loud noises; and occasional job related travel (<10% of the time).


The shift for this position is Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, with some evening, nights, and weekends required per business needs.

Job Summary

UK HealthCare Information Technology has posted an Enterprise Data Specialist Lead role. This role is a critical role in the transformational change at UK Healthcare to enable analytics and business intelligence to function as core infrastructure in support of the strategy: data as a strategic asset.

The Enterprise Data Specialist Lead participates as a resource in the analytics structure and data warehousing functions of the University of Kentucky Healthcare. This role serves as the subject matter expert in data analysis, data modeling, data exploration and data visualization and in the sources, business rules, and availability of data for analysis. They will also keep abreast of the rapidly changing industry requirements and facilitates the maturation of UK Healthcare in the use of data.

The Data Specialist Lead communicates with Data Governance in support of enterprise data analytics needs and is responsible for maintenance and enhancement of analytical data products, and providing analytical application guidance and data analysis to business analysts and end users. UK HealthCare is a comprehensive healthcare system consisting of the medical, nursing, health sciences, public health, dental and pharmacy patient care activities of the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY, and in several off-site locations.

UK HealthCare is expanding through the construction of a new hospital and potential future acquisitions. All UK HealthCare employees commit to providing excellent service and promoting a positive image while adhering to UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations and Standards which include being: customer centered, service focused, quality driven, resource wise, and growth oriented.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Qualified candidates must have demonstrated experience in decision support, data analysis methodologies such as statistical analysis and/or data modeling and data exploration and visualization.

This individual must have knowledge of project management methodologies and practices as well as strong leadership and financial management skills. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of Analytics, Business Intelligence and Reporting tools such as Tableau, Qlik, SSRS, etc. as well as an understanding of analysis of structured and unstructured data and of relational databases such as Microsoft SQL.

Must be a customer focused, determined leader who possesses strong facilitation, presentation, conflict management, problem solving and communications skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Master’s degree and at least six full years of employment experience in Information Technology data management.

Deadline to Apply 08/10/2020
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: 2020-07-29 Expires: 2020-08-28

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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University of Kentucky
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