Sutter Health Manager, Data Applications- Enterprise Data Management in Mather, California


We’re looking for a leader with a clear vision for organizing large amounts of data! This technical expert, motivated and forward-looking, will provide strong leadership for the Enterprise Data Warehouse and Data Lake environment teams. Able to steer a large data infrastructure through a period of rapid growth and change. Envisions and drives new data management solutions that improve access to clinical and operational data. A hands-on superintendent of activities performed by DW administrators, technical analysts, and DBA’s, enables adoption of Agile Kanban methodology. Manages vendor relationships, defines technical environment resource requirements, and oversees technical projects. Guides rigorous testing with a focus on validity and integrity of data sources. Ensures adherence to technical standards and security standards to safeguard privacy of PHI and PII. Implements vision for cross-platform integration of MS SQL, Informatica, Idera, Embarcadero, Azure SQL DW, HANA, and Cloudera technologies

This team leader is a bridge-builder, working with architects and business leadership to ensure data systems conform to enterprise strategy for Data Warehouse and Big Data. Works closely with managers of Epic Cogito Reporting, Data Engineering, Data Science and Business Intelligence teams, shares their accountability for quality of data available for analysis and development. A planner and a doer, this visionary manager assists in identification of areas for technical improvement, guides adoption of new data technologies. Oversees collection and validation of environmental metrics. Maintains standards for technical documentation, including procedure manuals, environment diagrams and runbooks. Experienced with ITIL framework for change management, incident management and problem management. Oversees professional development for all technical staff members.

Assists in the identification of areas for technical improvement, adopts new data management technologies that enable data-driven decision making for the organization. Oversees collection and analysis of technical metrics. Supports rigorous QA and testing with a focus on sustaining validity and integrity of data sources. Oversees professional development for all technical staff members.



Computer Science, Business, or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Business, Management Information Systems, or related field is desired.


∙ Must have experience as direct functional supervisor for technical team of 4-6 professionals with authority for hiring, assigning tasks, providing instructions, evaluation and termination.

∙ Expert DBA skills and highly advanced SQL knowledge, has extensive expertise in enterprise-scale data warehouse development.

∙ Strong server hardware and environment skills; experience with high-availability infrastructures; experience with performance tuning, monitoring, and capacity planning.

∙ Demonstrated analytical mindset with ability to troubleshoot and creatively solve business and technical problems across multiple platforms and stakeholders.

∙ Ability to translate functional requirements and design specifications into technical specifications; effectively communicate verbally and in written form with business and technical stakeholders.

∙ Ability to meet stringent scope, schedule and budget commitments.

∙ Ability to develop and maintain strong, effective relationships across the organization and between technical teams.


∙ 10+ years of progressive data management experience with a recent focus designing, developing and delivering data warehousing to support BI applications.

∙ 3+ years planning, managing and mentoring the activities of a team of professional DW Developers.

∙ Data analysis experience in the areas of medical or health services is preferred.

Primary Location: California, Greater Sacramento Area, Mather

Organization: Sutter Health System Office

Employee Status: Regular

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: Other

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.