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#96665 Business Intelligence Specialist

Filing Deadline: Mon 11/26/2018

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/14/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/26/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


This position is responsible for identifying and coordinating data requirements from end-users, coordinating the collection of data, and producing both monthly and ad-hoc reports using business intelligence tools. Involves analysis of complex business problems using data to provide insight to decision makers.

Creates specifications for reports and analysis based on business needs and required/available data elements. Optimizes the performance of enterprise business intelligence tools by defining data to filter and index that add value to the user. Develops business cases to support enterprise-wide business intelligence solutions.

Conducts industry benchmarking analysis and develops quantitative business cases. Presents recommendations to managers. Conducts ongoing analyses of data sources and data sets. Identifies issues and collaborates on developing solutions to data management challenges. Participates in developing and/or delivering curriculum for end user training to ensure user competence, data access, and optimal performance of BI tools and processes.


  • A Bachelor's Degree in related area; and/or equivalent experience/training.

  • Minimum of three (3+) or more years of relevant experience.

  • Thorough knowledge of business intelligence functions, analytics, industry standards and best practices.


  • Experience using SQL, Tableau, Qlik or similar application.
  • Knowledge/experience of healthcare industry.


  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
Med Group Finance
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
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Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Variable


As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.