Senior Analyst, Data Governance

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Scientific Research

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Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor's Employees' Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

As Sr Analyst, Data Governance you will support the operations and programs of enterprise data governance. You will conduct data analyses and mining activities and at times act as a liaison to Information Technology teams. You will also support the ongoing data-initiatives through data quality, analytics and dashboard work.

MSK has launched an enterprise-wide Data Governance Program to help our clinical, research and education missions to realize the full potential of our data and help us on our institutional mission to provide the best care available as we work to discover more-effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. We have built an award-winning data warehouse with over 30 years of data, and have a team of experts we work with to make our data more effective. Join us in this exciting opportunity that allows you to make a daily impact on MSK's mission to control and cure cancer.
You will:
  • Present reporting analysis and interpretation for operational and business review and planning
  • Support short and long term operational / strategic business activities through analysis
  • Consult and document business requirements to support client reporting needs
  • Develop and recommended business solutions through research and analysis of data
  • Use your creativity and process improvement skills to expand and improve existing processes and create new ones in accordance with data governance best practices
  • Conduct in depth data analysis for projects as well as ongoing data quality initiatives
  • Create datasets from a variety of disparate sources to further data governance initiatives and processes
  • Perform data mining on large datasets to supplement data governance quality improvement initiatives
  • Reporting includes running of ongoing reports as well as assistance with ad hoc reporting
  • Conducts some high level project management-type functions for ongoing initiatives
  • Coordinates executive and leadership governance committee meetings
You have:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information science, Computer science, or related field, masters preferred
  • 2-4 years Business analysis, data analysis, or reporting analysis work experience
  • Medical center experience required, academic health care strongly preferred
  • In lieu of a degree, four years of job-related work experience can be accepted.
  • Experience in analysis using SQL, R or other statistical languages.
  • Familiarity with common medical terminologies (e.g. ICD, SNOMED, CPT, LOINC)
  • Familiarity with national clinical quality initiatives and performance improvement measures
  • Strong communication skills



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. - provided by Dice
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