Metro South Health

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About Metro South Health 

Metro South Hospital and Health Service (Metro South Health) is the most populated health service in Queensland and is the major provider of public health services, health education and research in the Brisbane south side, Logan, Redlands and Scenic Rim regions. Metro South Health (MSH) is one of 16 Hospital and Health Services in Queensland and serves an estimated population of 1 million people, 23 percent of Queensland’s population. It employs more than 14,000 staff and has an annual operating budget of $2.3 billion.  The health service’s catchment spans 3,856 square kilometres and covers the area from the Brisbane River in the north to Redland City in the east, south to Logan and the eastern portion of the Scenic Rim to the border of New South Wales.       

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About the role

TITLE Principal BI Analyst/Developer
EMPLOYMENT STATUSTemporary, Full-Time until 30 June 2019
LOCATION Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba



As a Principal Business Intelligence Analyst/Developer, your skills and experience are essential to delivering high-quality data visualisation that our Hospital Executive and Clinical staff love to use to assist in the delivery of care to our patients and drive more informed decision making throughout the health service. 

You will help lead the discovery and design of intuitive, simple solutions to complex healthcare challenges, with a strong focus on User Experience & Visual Interaction.  As a member of one of our multi-disciplinary teams, you will collaborate with Clinicians, Hospital Executive, Developers, Data Analysts and Designers to deliver successful outcomes.

Key Accountabilities

  • Work collaboratively with clinical and executive customers to elicit and define data requirements, and, provide specialist/quality input into clinical analytic exercises. 
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with clinical and executive customers, and input into identification and improvement of data input/management processes
  • Create meaningful data visualisations (dashboards) that effectively communicate data findings, incorporating both design and functional requirements aligned to customer needs
  • Strategise and craft considered Business Intelligence & Data product prototypes, communicate and sell their conceptual thinking and assist with value proposition testing
  • Analyse large, disparate sets of data to determine insights, key metrics, data quality etc. in alignment with customer requirements
  • Create amazing User Experiences visualising and consuming data by aligning customer requirements with User Experience design 
  • Lead and foster visual design and UX practices with other team members
  • Fulfil the accountabilities and responsibilities of this role in accordance with Metro South’s purpose and objectives, as outlined below.
  • Ensure patients and other staff are treated fairly and with mutual respect and understanding, regardless of cultural, religious, ethnic and linguistic backgrounds.
  • Commit to patient safety and quality in the delivery of health care by actively participating in safety and quality practices.

Qualifications/Professional Registration/Other Requirements

  • Possession of formal tertiary qualifications is not included as a requirement within the selection criteria for this position.  Clinical Informatics values the enhanced work performance deriving from formal tertiary study, and also acknowledges that enhanced work performance can result from other learning experiences which include on-the-job training, structured professional development or life experiences. Data, Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing related training and qualifications are highly regarded. 
  • This position will be required to travel and work across all sites within Metro South Health Service District which includes Princess Alexandra Hospital, Logan Hospital, Redland Hospital and QEII Jubilee Hospital.

Selection Criteria

To view the Selection Criteria, please download the PDF version of the Success Profile or view online:

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How to Apply

Step One

Scroll down this page and locate the job ad for the position you wish to apply for.

Before applying, please ensure that your CV (in MS Word format only please) has your email address and phone number clearly on the front page of the document.

You will now see an orange ‘Apply Now’ button, click on this and attach your resume and click Submit. You will now have completed Step One of the application process.

Step Two

You will receive an email which will indicate receipt of your CV. 

Please contact Gerry Deakin on (07) 3023 1000 for further information or assistance.

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