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BI Developer Advisor ( BI Admin) - AIM - Deerfield, IL - PS12229 in Deerfield, IL at Anthem, Inc.

Date Posted: 10/22/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Deerfield, IL
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  • Experience:
    Greater than 15 years
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Job Description

Your Talent. Our Vision. At AIM Specialty Health (AIM), a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies,  it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating access to greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve. 
Bring your expertise to our innovative culture where you will have the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives, and to take your career further than you can imagine.
This position reports to the Data Warehouse Team that is part of the Technical Enterprise Information Management team. This position is responsible for all aspects of the configuration and maintenance of our Enterprise reporting platforms, primarily focusing on Business Objects, QlikSense and QlikView, along with supporting Reporting Services team. Will act as the domain subject matter expert for the company.

Service Design and Transition
  • Designs system based upon best practices with repeatable standard configurations
  • Designs processes and services with a focus on the long term and operational maintainability
  • Tests changes prior to production implementation
  • Documents system configurations
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks.  Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.
Service Operations
  • Effectively maintain and manage the reporting environments (Development, UAT, and Production) including: installation, configuration, patching (software and security), maintenance, user management, and report management
  • Ensures all systems and systems access adheres to Company Guidelines and Policies.
  • Creates proactive monitoring services to capture and report availability and performance characteristics
  • Perform daily system monitoring to capture, verify and report the integrity and availability of the BI environments.
  • Creates backup and recovery processes for production systems that meet or exceed recovery objectives
  • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures.  Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies.
  • Create, change, and delete user accounts per request
  • Apply software patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary.
Capacity planning
  • Provide on-call support
  • Provide assistance with other areas of information technologies, reporting team and support team members
  • Adheres to Change Management and Release Management policy
  •  Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning.
Project Support
  • Provides technical expertise and architectural guidance
  • Estimates level of effort and creates action plans for project deliverables
  • Meets project deliverables and documents solutions based upon project needs
  • Communicates and transfers knowledge to peers and project team members
  • Supports Software Development in project tasks and administration of development environments
  • Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures.
  • Contribute to and maintain system standards
Requires BA/BS degree in related field and 6 or more years experience; multi platform experience; expert level experience two or more BI applications; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Experience with multiple Business Intelligence tools required. Multi database and multi language preferred.  
Qualification Skills:
  • 5+ years of experience in administration of Business Objects systems and environments; similar experience with QlikView and QlikSense.
  • 5+ years of experience managing Windows systems
  • Demonstrable knowledge of all aspects of Business Objects and QlikView/QlikSense administration including: security, networking, backup and recovery, performance management/tuning, and system monitoring in clustered, high availability systems
  • Excellent understanding of Web-Intelligence tools (both browser and rich client), UDT and IDT
  • Knowledge of SAP BOBJ/WEBI SDKs and ability to work with Developers interfacing applications with BO
  • Development experience with BO, QlikView or QlikSense is a plus.
  • A technology-driven mindset with the ability to think independently
  • Demonstrated ability to work closely with others and complete projects within tight deadlines with limited resources
  • Proven ability to gather and analyze information skillfully, develop alternative solutions
  • Maintains up-to-date awareness of industry developments and best practices in their area of specialization.
About AIM Specialty Health
AIM Specialty Health (AIM) is a leading specialty benefit management company with more than 20 years of experience and a growing presence in the management of radiology, cardiology, oncology, sleep medicine, and specialty pharmacy benefits. Our mission is to make healthcare services more clinically appropriate, safer and more affordable. As such, we promote the most appropriate use of specialty care services through the application of widely accepted clinical guidelines delivered via an innovative platform of technologies and services. With over 32 million members covered across 50 states, AIM ensures delivery of the right test at the right time in the right place.
We maintain offices in Chicago, Deerfield, Schaumburg and Westchester, IL as well as Glendale, CA. 
AIM‘s services include:
  • Prospective clinical review of outpatient advanced imaging procedures such as CT, MRI, Nuclear Cardiology and PET Scans
  • Clinical review for cardiology and specialty pharmacology products and services.
  • Oncology Management programs leveraging AIM's proven specialty benefit platform to drive consistent and effective cancer care through services review along with management of close to 70 oncologic drugs.
  • Specialty Drugs programs to provide review for over 142 specialty drugs offering providers an automated drug review process through our provider friendly web portal.
  • Sleep Management, designed to align the diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea against clinical guidelines, enhance member access to high value providers and ensure treatment compliance for the dispensing of supplies.
Our programs combine clinical excellence, its innovative technology and a commitment to customer service, ensuring the company’s on-going leadership in the rapidly evolving healthcare environment. 
AIM is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and has received Full Accreditation for Health Utilization Management from the Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC.)
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at
An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.