Public Health Data Visualization Analyst

Full Time

Company: Lantana Consulting Group provides services and software for standards-based health information exchange. We have built our expertise through more than a decade of development and deployment of technical specifications and interoperability solutions. As a distributed company with no single brick and mortar office, Lantana can hire the best available talent and offer a flexible work schedule. We are a small, growing business on a path towards employee ownership.

Primary purpose: Provide data analysis and visualization support for the CDC National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN).

A successful candidate has the skills to:

  • Create effective, scalable, and intuitive visualizations and dashboards
  • Gather and define business requirements and translate them into data visualizations
  • Identify data sources to support reporting requirements and manage integration workflows to source, transform, and load data into datasets
  • Develop automated solutions to extract, clean, and prepare data for dashboards
  • Perform data analysis, data validation, and quality assurance to support and enhance visualizations
  • Provide training and support to end users
  • Collaborate and coordinate with other departments to manage changes and updates
  • Effectively deliver and present work to the appropriate audience
  • Meet deadlines and manage concurrent deliverables

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) preferably in the field of Public Health, Data Science, or related discipline and 6 years of relevant work experience
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience implementing large projects using PowerBI
  • Proficient in the development of highly visual reports, dashboards, and data narratives
  • Experience with data extraction, cleaning and wrangling, modeling and manipulation to prepare data for analysis, reporting, and visualization
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, as well as strong documentation skills to describe existing processes
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Knowledge of basic statistical principles and familiarity with R, Python, SAS, or other statistical analysis and data mining tools

Preferred skills and qualifications:

  • Knowledge of DAX
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL server, Microsoft Azure Data Lake, and data streaming
  • Experience with healthcare data
  • Knowledge of HL7® CDA® and FHIR® standards
  • Knowledge of the CDC NHSN

Additional Job Information:

  • This position is 100% work-from-home/remote apart from the annual Lantana Retreat, held as conditions allow.
  • Lantana is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants for current openings will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
  • For this position, we are not accepting applicants outside of the United States.

Please contact careers@lantanagroup.com to apply or request more information.

 

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