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Data Modeler - Somerville, NJ
Ref No.: 17-04184
Location: Somerville, New Jersey
Job Title:  Data Modeler
Job Location:  Somerville, NJ
Position Type: Contract
Rate: DOE
Job Description
Minimum Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Science or related field; or equivalent work experience.
  • Seven to ten years of experience with data modeling in healthcare
  • Expert in data modeling tools (Erwin)
  • Significant business focus and experience required.
  • Provide project-level support to development teams through consulting and data modeling services.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities:
  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal, communication and team collaboration skills are essential
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter
  • Strong project planning, time management, problem solving and prioritization skills are also necessary
  • Must be able to work on multiple simultaneous tasks with limited supervision.
  • Knowledge of how technical platforms and environments are constructed.
  • Ability to reverse engineer existing database structures
  • Experience working with semi-structured and unstructured sources
  • Experience building master data and meta data models
  • Experience working with 3rd Party data sources like IMS, DRG etc
  • Knowledge of connectivity between environments.
  • Strong understanding of how applications run on various platforms.
  • Strong business acumen and political savvy
  • Ability to lead and manage projects
  • Ability to collaborate while dealing with complex situations
  • Ability to think creatively and to drive innovation
  • Ability to motivate, lead and inspire a diverse group to a common goal/solution with multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to convert business strategy into action oriented objectives and measurable results
  • Ability to investigate data related issues, recommend & implement data quality framework
  • Strong negotiating, influencing, and consensus-building skills
  • Ability to mentor, coach and provide guidance to others