Kaiser Permanente Information Analyst IV - DIME (KSMC) in Clackamas, Oregon

This position exists to assist the organization in making strategic data-related decisions by designing and executing quantitative and qualitative analysis for business areas and providing recommendations for decision making under uncertainty. Provides analytical expertise to identifying opportunities for sustained business improvement.

Essential Functions:

  • Accountable for operationalizing conceptually defined variables and translating specific business issues and questions into appropriate functional and analytic designs.

  • Accountable for designing and interpreting analyses of data, providing recommendations in suppport of critical business decisions.

  • Prepare presentations that communicate complex analysis and findings in a simple, consise and interpretable manner.

  • Strategic management decision-making.

  • Identify information gaps, provide recommendations and and initiate appropriate activitiy or escilation.

  • Regularly use SAS, PC-based spreadsheet, database, and statistical software to produce quantitative analyses and reports.

  • Actively contribute to multiple analytical efforts by collaborating through project documentation, data extraction from various data repositories and subsequent data summarization, manipulation, display, and presentation preparation.

  • Data management and analytic responsibilities require linkage of multiple large databases and the development and maintenance of moderate to very large sized research databases for use in data analysis and tracking.

  • Produce graphs and tables for reports, presentations and publication.

  • Carefully document all programs, data sets and analyses.

  • Analysis business decisions and attestations within complex business unit.

  • Provides and implements recommendations.

  • Complex and statistical modeling.

Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum seven (7) years of analytical experience.


  • Master's degree in a quantitative or technical discipline OR six (6) years of experience in a directly related field.

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A

Additional Requirements:

  • Expert knowledge with BI and analytical tools such as SAS, SPSS and Cognos.

  • Proven skills in project management, including the following attributes: efficient, collaborative, candid, open, and results-oriented.

  • Establish clear performance contracts and project workplans.

  • Strong working knowledge in the use of current SQL software, including SAS/SQL, Oracle and Teradata, and Microsoft Office.

  • Proven ability to conduct, interpret and present quantitative/qualitative analysis.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (1:1, peer, multi-disciplinary group, presentations, written).

  • Be assertive, objective and be able to confront clients with difficult issues.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum five (5) years of analytical experience.

  • Minimum five (5) years of health care or insurance experience.

  • Advanced degree in a quantitative or technical discipline.

  • Expertise in multiple business units (service delivery, insurance, finance).

  • Specific and broad knowledge of KPNW operations, KP applications, and KP HealthConnect, including Hyperspace, Clarity and Chronicles.


TITLE: Information Analyst IV - DIME (KSMC)

LOCATION: Clackamas, Oregon


External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.