Fairview Health Services Power BI Administrator in St. Paul, Minnesota


This unique opportunity offers a Power BI Administrator to become part of a dynamic and futuristic health care and information technology organization, where Analytics is a top strategic priority. You will be part of a large, combined Fairview and Health East health system with a small company feel. You will have a large impact as the organization executes on advancing patient care through analytics. Our goal to become Top 5 health care delivery system offers challenge and growth for you!


Provides proactive, technical, Power BI technical and platform administration through planning, coordination, documentation, and management reporting. Performs administration activities related to hundreds of reporting and visualization capabilities. Ensures high availability, reliability, consistently high throughput and system performance, and high levels of customer service and trust.

Will provide Power BI administration training to other team members, and will also incorporate other business intelligence platforms (Business Objects, Crystal Reports, Qlik) into areas of responsibility. Will be part of an on-call and maintenance operations organization.

Provides proactive technical administration, planning, coordination, documentation, and management reporting for business intelligence platforms throughout the organization. Performs system tuning and performance monitoring, and troubleshoots and resolves performance issues with a high level of urgency.

Coordinates business intelligence platform project and support activities. Contributes to report design and development to help ensure optimal performance.

Will be a part of the on-call support rotation and executes the prompt resolution of production incidents. Perform system monitoring and tuning, report object backup and restore, proactive system maintenance, report SQL tuning, and the planning and installation of platform upgrades and patches.

Manages BI platform security, including development and monitoring of policies and procedures. Administers user rights and license management. Ensures security and the compliance of HIPAA regulations by protecting the confidentiality of information within the environment by preventing unauthorized access to information.

Assists with capital procurement by providing expert consultation on system sizing and license growth, software installations and upgrades. Proactively researches, consults, and recommends technology enhancements, always seeking continuous improvement.

Acts as an internal consultant, providing guidance and leadership for complex projects and issues. Partners with database administrators, developers, management, system users and software/hardware vendors. Assists and provides technical influence to other IT and business partnerships.

Respects diverse views and approaches, and contributes in maintaining an environment of professionalism, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all employees, patients and visitors.


Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience.

Demonstrated solution delivery experience to all position success factors with focus on optimization of Power BI environments for usability, performance, flexibility, testability, standardization, and automation.

Expertise of Power BI platform management and its technical predecessors , acquired through 5+ years of experience. Experience with T-SQL and DAX Query Language tuning expertise, stack components SSAS and SSRS, and SSIS; successful history incorporating integrated enterprise security protocols, scheduling, automated incident creating and paging, and multiple report and information delivery mechanisms.

One or more business intelligence technical certifications preferred.

Experience in a healthcare delivery organization using EPIC is preferred.

Must be able to work outside of standard business hours and participate in on-call rotation.

Must have a strong character value of teamwork, service orientation, establishing and maintaining relationships, competitive when it comes to problem solving, and calm in the face of pressure situations.

About HealthEast

At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

Job ID 2018-10554

Category Is/Information Services

Contract Status ND

FTE 1.00

Shift Days

HealthEast is an Equal Opportunity Employer. HealthEast will not discriminate in public accommodation, or employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or genetic information.