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Business Intelligence Engineer

Our client is seeking a Business Intelligence Engineer to join their team in Portland OR. This position is responsible for engineering efforts in support of the Research Data Warehouse (RDW).  The focus is BI solution design, development, testing and implementation of ETL using a combination of Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), T SQL queries, PL/SQL along with SQL Server and Oracle database objects.  The primary Data Source is Epic Clarity and the target is the Research Data Warehouse.  

The selected candidate will work with Microsoft SSIS packages and T SQL and Oracle PL/SQL to process Research and Clinical data to meet analytic requirements.  This position will need to perform scoping and estimating on Data Warehouse activities. Present technical information and design proposals in easily understood terms in both verbal and written form.  This position is also responsible for detailed technical analysis to assure the availability and accuracy of data processed by the ETL or contained in the Research Data Warehouse.  
Responsibilities of the Business Intelligence Engineer
Microsoft SSIS and TSQL, Oracle PL/SQL support, maintenance, and development.
Build and migrate SSIS projects, TSQL and database objects and perform necessary testing and validation such as unit testing during development and/or QA testing as required.
Share SQL Server SSIS, TSQL, and related development expertise and provide support to data warehouse developers, data analysts, and users in the ETL migration and support of the Research Data Warehouse environment.
Develop and modify Oracle PL/SQL and related database objects in the ETL migration and support of the Research Data Warehouse environment.
Participate in peer code review sessions and offer suggestions that improve performance, maintainability, and best practice compliance.
Review and troubleshoot SSIS packages, TSQL and PL/SQL queries to address errors that occur during nightly and ad hoc processing.
Apply updates and ensure that data are loaded into the data warehouse according to defined requirements.
Maintain, support, and apply change data capture (CDC) processes for incremental loading of data.
Apply standard data warehouse transformation concepts for the integration, validation, and organization of data necessary for loading into a dimensional data warehouse environment.
Perform query and process tuning and optimization.
Follow change and version control procedures.
Apply appropriate security structures and/or policies to data and/or database objects.
Make recommendations on best practices for code maintenance, deployments, and migrations specific to SSIS working in conjunction with SQL Server DBAs and enterprise data architects.
Maintain and Support the Research Data Warehouse.
Modify Oracle tables, views and other database objects.
Provide complete and consistent documentation of the data warehouse and ensure that users can determine what data are available in the warehouse, how data elements are defined, how key metrics are defined, how analyses are performed, and how information is presented in accordance with BIAA standards. 
Monitor and tune Data Warehouse processes to address system performance issues to ensure performance benchmarks are maintained at an acceptable level.
Work with vendors to address any critical issues and apply code changes or fixes as needed.

Validate Data in the Data Warehouse
Work with QA analysts to establish test plans that evaluate ETL performance and data quality of deliverables. Assume responsibility for mitigating all issues discovered during the QA process
Provide support to data warehouse developers, line-of-business analysts, and users to validate data in the data warehouse. Investigate and report on problems and work to ensure the validity of the data warehouse.
Collaborate with team members and analysts to validate data in the data warehouse. 
Investigate and report on problems and work to ensure the validity of the data warehouse.
This position may perform other duties as directed.

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, a related field, or a clinical field and six years’ work related experience or a combination of clinical or operational healthcare environments.    
Associate’s degree in computer science, a related field, or a clinical field and seven years’ work related experience in the information Technology field or a combination of clinical or operational healthcare environments.    
8 years’ Experience in the information technology field or a combination of clinical or operational healthcare environments.
3 years’ Experience applying advanced MS SQL server knowledge in the use of SSIS, T SQL and data base object definition.

Experience designing, developing, implementing and optimizing Oracle PL/SQL solutions.
Experience supporting and maintaining a Data Warehouse and associated ETL in a MS SQL Server database.        
Knowledge of data warehousing architecture.    
Ability to read, write and maintain T SQL and SSIS code, define and maintain, MS SQL Server database objects.    
Demonstrate Core Competencies as established for your position (Leading Self, Leading Others, Leading Leaders, Leading Function).    
Epic Clarity Experience.    
Experience in a data warehouse environment utilizing Epic Healthcare Data and Research Data.    
Proficiency working with Apache Hadoop based open-source tools such as Hive, Oozie, Spark, Kafka, Ranger, Falcon.
Experience with Big Data environments such as Hadoop.    
Experience in a research or academic health care environment.    
Experience with HIPAA and PHI compliance.
MS SQL Server Developer Certification.        
MS SQL Server Administrator Certification.


Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.”


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