University of Utah Health Business Data Analyst in Salt Lake City, Utah


As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

The Data Systems Analyst provides analysis using various techniques, e.g. statistical analysis, explanatory and predictive modeling, data mining. This position is responsible for developing and maintaining reporting for the division and is a subject matter expert for data quality.


  • Designs and builds reports as requested.

  • Collaborates with end users and other members of the division to collect and coordinate business requirements for the use of analytics and reporting.

  • Responsible for the prioritization of ad-hoc data requests.

  • Works with customers to meet data needs of departments in various areas.

  • Understands data flow of systems and works with related teams to improve data integrations.

  • Works with data warehouse architects to translate requirements into technical specifications.

  • Participates as a team member in various projects and contributes to the overall goal/objective for the team.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Knowledge and experience working with Microsoft Office Tools.

  • Experience with relational database design.

  • Solid analytical and critical thinking skills.

  • Ability to identify issues, prioritize and problem solving resolution.

  • Experience in using reporting software packages (Excel, SQL or Business Objects).

  • Knowledge and ability of how to collect data from different information sources and distribute them to users; ability to use this information to simplify information systems and make sound business decisions.

  • Excellent verbal/written communications and customer-relations skills.




  • Bachelor’s degree in a related area or equivalency.

  • Four years of data analysis experience.

Qualifications (Preferred)

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position in an office setting that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements

Listening, Sitting, Speaking, Standing

Requisition Number 27040

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type Full-Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule M-F 8-5

Location Name Dan Jones Building

Patient Care? No

City Salt Lake City

State UT


Category Information Technology

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.