Senior Business Intelligence Developer

Job Description

Role Summary

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and experienced person with a passion for data, digital transformation and service improvement in Healthcare.

This role will be part of a team that supports the development of the Epic suite of Business Intelligence (BI) tools to enable and deliver the organisation’s performance monitoring and information reporting requirements.

About the Role

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More detail about the role

The Senior Business Intelligence Developer will work on data development and configuration within the Cogito team. The post holder’s prime responsibility will be to deliver the data tools to meet the Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust’s performance and national information reporting requirements. It is an exacting role to ensure that the data fields in Epic translate to the relevant local and national requirements.

The post holder will undertake training to learn complex Epic skills and will support the re-architecture, the extraction, transfer and load of data from Epic’s data warehouse into required national reporting requirements, local performance and contracting information This role will utilise the post-holder’s sound data and information system knowledge combined with excellent analytical skills.

We are seeking applicants who possess excellent IT skills, have a thirst for learning something new and have a genuine interest in achieving improved patient pathways through the implementation of the Epic EPR system. Epic training and certification in the data and reporting area is essential to this role.

Principal Duties

  • Develop the data tools to meet the Trust’s key reporting requirements
  • Make a significant contribution to the design and development of the Epic BI environment
  • Be an Epic EPR subject matter expert for assigned elements of the integrated reporting warehouse (Caboodle, Clarity, Radar, Slicer Dicer and the Reporting Workbench)
  • Ensure the transition of using Epic to drive scheduled reports and national returns are produced accurately

Please note that the Cogito team works across two sites, County Hall, Exeter and North Devon District Hospital, Barnstaple. This post could be based in either location.

Working Pattern: 37.5 hours per week. 

Interview Date: Thursday 18th July 2024

For further information please contact: Imca Hensels Pelling; Interim Cogito Configuration Manager at or Kelvin Grabham; Director of Business Intelligence at 

As an inclusive employer, the Royal Devon values diversity and is committed to creating a culture of inclusivity where everyone can be themselves and reach their full potential. We believe in fostering a sense of belonging and actively encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds, cultures, and abilities. We recognise the advantages of having a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve.

Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.

The Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancy when sufficient applications have been received.

The Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust was established in April 2022, bringing together the expertise of both the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust and Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust.