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As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#117826 Data Systems Integration Analyst - Hybrid/Remote

Extended Deadline: Tue 12/20/2022

UC San Diego values equity, diversity, and inclusion. If you are interested in being part of our team, possess the needed licensure and certifications, and feel that you have most of the qualifications and/or transferable skills for a job opening, we strongly encourage you to apply.

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 08/03/2022 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 08/12/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

This position will work a hybrid schedule which includes a combination of working both onsite at ACTRI in La Jolla and remote.


The Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute (ACTRI), an organized research unit established to provide education, training, and infrastructure for clinical research in UC San Diego Health Sciences. It encompasses four hospital systems, two universities and four biomedical research organizations. The ACTRI provides clinical and translational research support across a wide collaboration of units.

The Biomedical Informatics division of ACTRI provides leading edge information systems and expert management, in support of clinical and translational research. Computational services are hosted within a HIPAA compliant secure research cloud, including integrations with health system EHR, CTMS, informatics and clinical data warehouse systems.

The ACTRI unit for Biomedical Informatics (BMI) is a leader in using, innovating and providing informatics technologies and services to enable advances in healthcare research and collaborations. Focusing on data-oriented infrastructure, computational science and biomedical informatics applications such as Epic EHR and Research Module, Velos CTMS, Biospecimen, REDCap, and AWS HIPAA cloud. ACTRI-BMI serves as a UCSD and national resource for clinical data informatics expertise, consultation and collaborations. Our cyberinfrastructure services integrates software, hardware, and professional consultancy in multi-disciplinary Health Sciences translational research.

The Data Systems Integrations Analyst applies advanced technical expertise for system integration and engineering to support the needs of the ACTRI groups, and related multiple health research and development activities. As a seasoned, experienced data systems and infrastructure professional resolves a wide range of issues that are complex in scope. Selects methods and techniques to obtain solutions. Evaluates new technologies including performing cost / benefit analyses.


  • Seven years of related experience, education/training, OR a Bachelor’s degree in related area plus three years of related experience/training.

  • Advanced knowledge of relational databases and SQL language.

  • Advanced knowledge of data ETL methods and techniques for datasets of varying complexity involving data paths spanning multi-layer ISO standards and protocols.

  • Demonstrated expertise and proven ability to design, develop, direct, and manage the implementation of systems for complex web-based computing applications.

  • Ability to prepare data models unassisted.

  • Familiarity with data model patterns in one or more common business or academic domains.

  • Familiarity with logical data design and data mapping or data conversion.

  • Familiarity with data quality and governance issues and requirements.

  • Ability to represent relevant information in abstract models.

  • Thorough knowledge of data management systems, practices and standards.

  • Thorough knowledge of relevant rules and regulations.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with others from diverse backgrounds. Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated service orientation skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information to technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization. Ability to prepare effective written technical and training documentation and the ability to create documentation using a wide variety of utilities including a wiki, word processing software, and text editors.

  • Self-motivated and works independently and as part of a team. Very strong desire to work in a team programming environment as an effective team member with the ability to follow through on assignments with minimal direction, including research issues and problems to develop recommendations and implement agreed upon solutions.

  • Demonstrated strong problem-solving skills. Able to learn effectively and meet deadlines. Very strong analytic, inductive and deductive reasoning skills with the ability to observe and evaluate the outcomes of a problem to identify the key issues and redirect effort.

  • Strong organizational skills. Ability to work effectively on multiple projects in a dynamic environment, under pressure, and subject to constantly changing priorities.

  • Strong analytical and design skills, including the ability to abstract information requirements from real-world processes to understand information flows in computer systems. Advanced knowledge of data design and engineering concepts in environment with complex use cases and strict regulatory requirements.

  • Ability to represent relevant information in abstract models. Critical thinking skills and attention to detail. Advanced knowledge of design patterns, security methods and protocols, and systems analysis as they apply to data systems analysis and development.


  • Epic/Clarity In-patient, Ambulatory and Shared Model certifications


  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.

UC San Diego Health Sciences is comprised of our School of Medicine, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science, and our Student Health and Well-Being Department. We have long been at the forefront of translational - or "bench-to-bedside" - research, transforming patient care through discovery and innovation leading to new drugs and technologies. Translational research is carried out every day in the hundreds of clinical trials of promising new therapies offered through UC San Diego Health, and in the drive of our researchers and clinician-scientists who are committed to having a significant impact on patient care. We invite you to join our team!

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