IT Director - Data Operations

Job Level
Senior position
Job Category
  • Systems / Operations
  • Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Data / Database
  • Information Technology

Data and information are fundamental to the operations of the UVA Health System. The Director Data will be in charge of design development and operation of our data storage and management capabilities including our data warehouse and Big Data technology. The director will serve as a key contact within the organization for both internal and external data requests. They will create a process and manage a team to service these requests and improve our operations.

This position may be eligible for relocation reimbursement based on UVA Medical Center policy. Please contact Kristin Roberts at 434-982-4212 or for additional information.

  • Direct all aspects of our data operations 

  • Manages raw data and derived information for multiple patient populations 

  • Manages knowledge production pipeline

  • Models effective communication and collaboration skills / behaviors

  • Develops and directs appropriate data handling technology.

  • Supports data requests from internal customers.

  • Responsible for two-way data interactions with external collaborators vendor

  • Supports data needs of Health System’s self-service capabilities. 

  • Operates data governance process in conjunction with stakeholders throughout the Health System. 

  • Manages within approved budget

  • Performs cross-functional and/or other duties consistent with the job classification as assigned or requested. 

  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $109,116.80 - $174,595.20 Annual



  • EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree must be obtained within 4 years of hire or transfer.

  • EXPERIENCE: 5 years’ management experience required, database administration or data warehouse management experience preferred.





This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require walking some distance to attend meetings, and programs.


The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.