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Data Analyst I

North Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Job Description

This role is a member of the Ascension Dedicated team directly responsible for supporting one of Cerner’s largest clients, Ascension. Ascension is a non-profit health system with over 100 facilities across the United States. As an associate aligned to the Ascension Dedicated team you will be responsible for collaborating and effectively communicating with team members to support Ascensions’ strategic initiatives.

As a Data Analyst I, you will analyze, prepare, and process data sets to be consumed for direct insights, statistical modeling or other analytical exploration for internal and external clients. You will access and compile data sets from various sources for exploratory and pre-defined analyses, audit data sets for completeness, validity, and other pertinent data health measures. You will support evaluation of data sets for analytical possibilities and pitfalls, and transform data for specific team functions or processes as appropriate. You will conduct basic statistical testing and exploratory data analysis, create basic data visualizations and consult with stakeholders or clients on data availability quality and outcomes of analysis. We are excited for you to join our growing team!
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Additional Information

Virtual Eligible Job Yes
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No


Basic Qualifications
  • At least 5 years total combined related work experience and completed higher education
    • At least 1 years of Data analytics and/or statistics work experience, including experience in quantitative or statistical analysis, data mining, predictive or statistical modeling, applied programming, data management, data transformation, data visualization and/or quantitative or statistical research, or successful completion of Cerner's Analytics Learning Lab
    • At least 4 years of additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job and/or completed higher education
      • Bachelor's Degree in Actuarial Science, Analytics, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience.

Preferred Qualifications
  • At least 1 year of PowerBI and/or Tableau working experience

  • Willing to travel up to 20% as needed
  • Reside in the Kansas City area or live within 60 miles of a virtually approved city
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

As of December 8, 2021, as a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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