Public Health Data Visualization Analyst

  • Full-Time
  • Iowa City, IA
  • Lantana Consulting Group
  • Posted 4 weeks ago – Accepting applications
Job Description

Full Time - Fully Remote

Company: Lantana Consulting Group provides services and software for standards-based health information exchange. We have built our expertise through more than a decade of development and deployment of technical specifications and interoperability solutions. As a distributed company with no single brick and mortar office, Lantana can hire the best available talent and offer a flexible work schedule. We are a small, growing business on a path towards employee ownership.

Primary purpose: Provide data analysis and visualization support for the CDC National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN).

A successful candidate has the skills to:

  • Quickly gather requirements, learn subject matter, and extract and transform data.
  • Be proficient with PowerBI and Microsoft data toolset.
  • Automate, deliver, and schedule visualization reports.
  • Test data models, calculations, and quality of analytical output.
  • Optimize data models and visualizations for responsiveness and performance.
  • Visualize data geospatially using GIS technologies and techniques.
  • Understand and use statistical processes and software (SAS, R, Python).
  • Apply Microsoft DAX and construct advanced calculations.
  • Connect to variety of data sources and proficiently use the queried data in Power BI.
  • Be or become familiar with secondary tools and technologies like Microsoft SQL, Azure, Data Lake, NoSQL, data streaming, etc.
  • Effectively deliver and present work to the appropriate audience.
  • Meet deadlines and manage concurrent deliverables.


  • Proficient in the development of highly visual reports, dashboards, and data narratives.
  • Experience with data extraction, cleaning and wrangling, modeling and manipulation to prepare data for analysis, reporting, and visualization.
  • Degree in public health, computer science, or related discipline preferred.
  • Experience with Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) data preferred.
  • Knowledge of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) preferred.

Additional Job Information:

  • There are two positions available for this role.
  • These positions are mid-to-senior level with opportunity for growth within the company.
  • Travel can be up to 5% time, depending on projects and responsibilities. At present, due to COVID-19, no travel or onsite work is required.
  • This position is fully work-from-home/remote and accepts all applicants in the US.

Job Type: Full-time


  • NHSN: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Power BI: 2 years (Required)
  • Public Health: 2 years (Preferred)

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