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Epic Reports Developer

Posted 16 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 13 August 2021

Job Description:

  • The Report Developer functions as the primary support contact and expert for Epic reports. 

  • They work under the direction of Reporting Manager to configure, build & develop Epic reports and provide guidance to more junior level team members.

  • They have superior ability to work with reporting customers to understand and document complex reporting needs and are able to coordinate all issues that arise during the reporting project. 

  • Key operational activities include primary responsibility to analyze workflows and understand policies, procedures and constraints of the clinical or business operations related to reporting requirements. 

  • In depth and precise investigation and documentation of operational & report specifications is required.

  • Key technical activities include the analysis of new releases to determine how reporting should be modified, building and populating databases and tables during initial system configuration, conducting report testing and data validation. 

  • The Report Developer develops and documents internal procedures and establishes change control processes for development, modification and retirement of reports. 

  • In addition, he/she will provide support and maintenance of existing Epic Reporting and Analytics out of Epic Clarity and Caboodle and will help support the initiatives of innovation and growth for client health system. 

  • Generic Scope (not customizable, will not be used in the job posting/advertisement): Technical leader with a high degree of knowledge in the overall field and recognized expertise in specific areas; problem-solving frequently requires analysis of unique issues / problems without precedent and / or Rev. 8/2016 structure. 

  • May manage programs that include formulating strategies and administering policies, processes, and resources; functions with a high degree of autonomy. 

  • Custom Scope (customizable, will be used in the job posting/advertisement): They function as the primary contact to troubleshoot problems and questions from end-users regarding reports and reporting functions. 

  • Successful candidates are skilled communicators who make decisions independently and in collaboration with others up and down the organization.

  • Attention to detail and strong communication are critical skills for this position. 

  • Successful candidates enjoy helping other users learn and adopt the development standards and enjoy helping users enhance their reporting skills.

  • Successful candidates are strong technically and have expert analytical skills in the areas of data extraction, report generation, and information visualization, including SQL Server expertise.

  • The Report Developer might also develop user training aids and trains end users in the use of reports & reporting functions & tools. Department Overview (please write a brief description of your department/unit that you would like to be included in the job posting/advertisement) 

Note:If this is a reclassification request or a replacement with significant changes, please briefly describe (no more than 2 paragraphs) the significant changes that have taken place since the position was last reviewed. Additionally, please provide a copy of the former job description for the position. 

Key Responsibilities List key functions and the estimated percentage of time spent performing each of the responsibilities. 

Indicate which responsibilities are considered "Essential" to the successful performance of the job as defined by the EEOC: “Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform. 

You should carefully examine each job to determine which functions or tasks are essential to performance.” 


  • 25% Essential Performs basic design, development, modification and debugging of software. Evaluates basic software for functional areas. Analyzes existing software or works to formulate logic for basic systems, prepares basic specifications and performs coding. 

  • % of time Essential Function (Yes/No) Key Responsibilities (To be completed by Supervisor) 35 Yes Collaborates with business, technical, and clinical leaders to plan, develop, implement, and analyze highly-complex clinical informatics systems, and to design integrated reporting and analytics solutions to ensure an optimal and efficient user experience and functionality, integrity, and reliability of systems.

  • 10 Yes Serves as a technical leader in collaborating with business operations, healthcare clinicians, and IT applications and technical teams to translate operations workflow and patient experience objectives into technical requirements. Communicates clearly and effectively to others using all communication forms.

  • Develops and maintains good working relationships with customers and teams with whom they work with. 

  • 10 Yes Leads project teams that include advanced business and clinical staff to improve clinical informatics results and to provide advice and sophisticated metrics and analytics to support management/decision-making processes for systems modifications that are cost-effective, scalable, and meet present and future needs.

  • 35 Yes Performs highly-complex quality assurance testing, designs and runs SQL (Structured Query Language) queries for enhanced and complex medical data access, and plans, develops, and writes documentation of design and deployment processes, workflows, and results. 10 As a technical leader and information resource, may provide support, troubleshooting, and problem solving at an advanced level, and may produce and deliver user training curricula. 

  • 100% (To update total %, enter the amount of time in whole numbers (without the % symbol - e.g., 15, 20) then highlight the total sum (e.g., 1%) at the bottom of the column and press F9. The total sum should add up to 100%.) 

  • Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) Rev. 8/2016 Required qualifications must be possessed by any candidate to be considered for the position. 

  • These qualifications will be included in the job posting/advertisement and will be used to screen applicants.

Note:Only objective, specific and quantifiable (KSAs) will be used when screening (i.e. 6 months of event planning experience vs. prior event planning experience).

Preferred qualifications are those skills or abilities that an ideal candidate possesses, but are not required in order for a candidate to be considered for the position. 

Please list: Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Req / Pref Advanced organizational and project management skills, with the ability to lead a team, prioritize tasks, and see projects through from inception to completion on schedule. 

Req Advanced interpersonal communications skills, to convey highly technical information and instructions to all levels of clinical users in a clear and concise manner, to provide technical support, and to develop and deliver training materials as needed.

Req Ability to apply advanced problem-resolution skills to highly complex issues, quickly diagnose problems, and develop, test, and implement appropriate and effective solutions in a timely manner. 

Req Advanced analytical skills and expertise in documentation and reporting, with the ability to apply metrics, design and run queries, collect and analyze performance data, and produce sophisticated reports and analyses for management use. 

Req Advanced ability to serve as a technical leader and information resource, and to work collaboratively with senior staff and management across departments, providing advice, counsel, and analysis on issues of policy, functionality, system efficiency, upgrades, business analytics, and industry advances and trends. 

Req Having an in depth understanding of both the clinical and business workflows to achieve strategic outcomes for the implementation

Req May be responsible for leading/mentoring other developers within the team Req High proficiency SQL as well as in the use of business intelligence tools such as SAP Universe, Web Intelligence and Crystal Reports. Req Expertise on the Clarity data model and a good working knowledge of how the application(s) collect and store data. 

Req Education, Licenses and Certifications:List Education, Licenses and Certifications a candidate must possess or meet to be considered for the position. 

You may also select any of these attributes as being preferred. These will be included in the job posting/advertisement and will be used to screen applicants. 

Education Req / Pref Bachelor's degreein health care information technology, computer science, or related area, and / or equivalent combination of experience / training.

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