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Senior QlikView Developer - BI-Technology & Development (APPLICATIONS PROGR 4)

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POST DATE 9/2/2016
END DATE 1/8/2017

University of California - San Francisco Medical Centers San Francisco, CA

San Francisco, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


Job Title

Senior QlikView Developer - BI-Technology & Development (APPLICATIONS PROGR 4)

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Job Family

Finance & I.T.


Mission Center Building

Weekly Hours

40 ; 100%

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BI-Technology Development


8-hour Days

Full/Part Time


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Our legacy of unsurpassed patient care and unceasing mission to integrate high-tech medical research with clinical operations has led to our prestigious standing as one of the top 10 hospitals in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. As a premier health care institution dedicated to advancing health worldwide, UCSF Medical Center can also be the best place to advance and shape your career.

The medical center's employees are one of the most important reasons why we are recognized as one of the nation's best hospitals. To work at UCSF Medical Center is to be part of an institution that provides the highest caliber of care to patients; a nurturing, dynamic and team-oriented atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents.

Job Summary

As a preeminent health sciences campus and health system, the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is at the forefront of creating new knowledge from the exploding volume of clinical, discovery, and education data that it creates and manages. UCSF believes that the ability to leverage these data assets is an important differentiator for an academic healthcare center and is critical to our drive toward Precision Medicine and the execution of key UCSF strategies for the Clinical Enterprise. These strategies include supporting better population health by improving the quality of care and population health of the University of California health system s 14 million patients. As part of this exciting and important endeavor, UCSF is seeking a highly qualified Senior QlikTech Developer.

The Senior QlikTech Developer will serve as the technical expert for the use of QlikTech s BI solution set and will oversee QlikTech s product s configuration, operation and use. This will include serving as the expert in using QlikTech s BI product set to develop and implement high impact BI dashboards and Analytic work products. This position will oversee the ongoing support of these products, including mastering their use and administration, patching and upgrades, education and training, and access control and security. Additionally, the Senior QlikTech Developer many also participate in developing analytic work products using tools such as Business Objects, Cognos and Tableau.

Specifically, the Senior QlikTech Developer will work with EDW and Analytics management, data governance staff, business analyst, end users, data owners, and BI and data management professionals to:

* Configure and utilize QlikTech s BI solution set to meet UCSF s BI objectives

* Take technical ownership of UCSF s implementation of QlikTech s BI solution set, overseeing:

* Daily support

* Security and access control

* Upgrades and patching

* End-user and technical training

* Usage and resource monitoring

* Assist in training staff on the use and capabilities available within the solution set

* Work closely with functional business analysts to design and develop efficient and standards-based BI solutions using QlikTech s BI products that satisfy business information reporting needs

* Serve as a technical leader and advisor to IT and departmental BI developers on the QlikTech BI product set

* Lead the development of BI solution prototypes that demonstrate performance and usability to business and IT stakeholders

* Oversee of the design and implementation of QlikTech BI solutions including data acquisition process design, use of BI technology features and functions, business rules processing, and data aggregation and summarization techniques

* Lead the tuning and performance improvement of QlikTech BI solutions

* Champion and educate business and IT staff on the use of the BI technologies for strategic and tactical decision making

* Collaborate with data modelers and data integration architects/developers to establish end-to-end data and information delivery architecture

* Research and stay abreast of the latest trends in BI technologies and work with vendors to carry out product evaluations and proof-of-concepts

The flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations is required.


Service Excellence

* Demonstrates service excellence by following the Everyday PRIDE Guide with the UCSF Medical Center standards and expectations for communication and behavior. These standards and expectations convey specific behavior associated with the Medical Center s values: Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, Diversity and Excellence, and provide guidance on how we communicate with patients, visitors, faculty, staff, and students, virtually everyone, every day and with every encounter. These standards include, but are not limited to: personal appearance, acknowledging and greeting all patients and families, introductions using AIDET, managing up, service recovery, managing delays and expectations, phone standards, electronic communication, team work, cultural sensitivity and competency.

* Uses effective communication skills with patients and staff; demonstrates proper telephone techniques and etiquette; acts as an escort to any patient or family member needing directions; shows sensitivity to differences of culture; demonstrates a positive and supportive manner in which patients / families/ colleagues perceive interactions as positive and supportive. Exhibits team work skills to positively acknowledge and recognize other colleagues, and uses personal experiences to model and teach Living PRIDE standards.

* Exhibits tact and professionalism in difficult situations according to PRIDE Values and Practices

* Demonstrates an understanding of and adheres to privacy, confidentiality, and security policies and procedures related to Protected Health Information (PHI) or other sensitive and personal information.

* Demonstrates an understanding of and adheres to safety and infection control policies and procedures.

* Assumes accountability for improving quality metrics associated with department/unit and meeting organizational/departmental targets.

Work Environment

* Keeps working areas neat, orderly and clutter-free, including the hallways. Adheres to cleaning processes and puts things back where they belong. Removes and reports broken equipment and furniture.

* Picks up and disposes of any litter found throughout entire facility.

* Posts flyers and posters in designated areas only; does not post on walls, doors or windows.

* Knows where the Environment of Care Manual is kept in department; corrects or reports unsafe conditions to the appropriate departments.

* Protects the physical environment and equipment from damage and theft.

Required Qualifications

* An undergraduate or master s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field

* 5+ years of experience designing, developing, testing and implementing secure, scalable and high-performance BI and analytic solutions; at least 3 years of experience as QlikView Developer

* Experience with dimensional data modeling and relational databases

* Proficient in Agile/Scrum development methodology

* Ability to communicate with high proficiency, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of management and staff, in both technical language and business terms.