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Ascension Health Senior Analyst, Data Action in Missouri

We Are Hiring

Senior Analyst, Data Action - Office Operations - Full-Time, Days - Virtual - Remote

What You Will Do

This role falls within The Resource Group's Strategic Sourcing Solution. The Strategic Sourcing Solution is a discipline-based model that uses collaboration to deliver savings and end-user satisfaction. Instead of contracting for resources and supplies end-users may or may not want to use, communities within The Resource Group's Strategic Sourcing Solution take a different approach and focus contracting for the supplies and services that meet the criteria determined by caregivers.

As a Senior Analyst, Data Action, you will design, develop, and implement end-to-end analysis production pipelines including machine learning (data exploration, training data generation, feature engineering, model building and performance evaluation) in conjunction with traditional business intelligence pipelines. Additionally, you will provide support to The Resource Group field teams ensuring sustained value at sites of care. This position is responsible for the maintenance and development of the databases required to support business intelligence analytics and dashboards.


  • Works with associates across Resource Group communities to gather requirements and attributes of an end deliverable and develops data architecture, analytic design, and functioning software

  • Uses expertise and experience to help teams develop education and strategies that best leverage the data and analytic libraries available

  • Work with Ascension Technologies to ensure alignment of data architecture, software solutions, and security tools where appropriate

  • Support corporate, regional, and local end-user reporting through support of applications used in eProcurement, Contracting, Savings and Admin Fees

What You Will Need


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required

  • Bachelor's degree is highly preferred.

  • Master's degree is highly preferred.

Experience preferred:

  • 2-5 years applicable experience demonstrating increasing responsibilities

  • Healthcare experience, supply chain management and/or other similar data analyst experience where analytical and critical-thinking skills are considered to be transferable

  • Candidate should be comfortable using scripting language for data analysis like R or Python

  • The candidate will be experienced using SQL in order to gather data from relational database management systems

  • The candidate should be familiar using a business intelligence tool like Tableau

  • Experience using statistical techniques to assist in making business decisions is preferred

Why Join Our Team

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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