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Support Services Data Architect

Req #:  195646
Facility:  Support Centers
Department:  Data Analyst
City:  Downers Grove
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Our Corporate Support & Operations Services are equally committed to advancing Advocate's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.

This position will primarily be responsible for architecting and provide business intelligence and information delivery solutions. This position will support the support services team with integration projects, initiatives, and ad hoc requests as required ensuring the on~going alignment of strategy and operations that encompasses sourcing and value analysis, logistics and distribution and procurement. This individual will be required to participate in all aspects of the BI development lifecycle.


  • Technical ownership and project management required for the architectural design, creation, installation, and maintenance of the operational data store/warehouse.
  • Work directly with the Support Services data analytics teams and support service leadership to plan system design, application interfaces, and system specifications.
  • Monitor and analyzes system performance to maintain customer service level agreements.
  • Create and maintain system development standards and change control methodologies and procedures.
  • Maintain technical currency in areas of responsibility. Evaluate current and alternative approaches within areas of technical responsibility and make recommendations based on assessment of value to the organization. Maintain a thorough knowledge of business operations.


Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics
  • Typically requires 7 years of experience in project management, information systems, or leadership. Experience with applications, database management and with business intelligence tools. Software Development Lifecycle SDLC.
  • Database maintenance, metric development.
  • Internal benchmarking, normalization factors development.
  • Leadership.
  • Data Analytics.
  • Customer Relations.
  • The incumbent may be exposed to road and weather conditions.
  • Generally will be exposed to a normal office environment.
  • Operates all equipment necessary to perform the job.
  • This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. Incumbent may be required to perform other related duties.

About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.