Senior Data Scientist - Cost and Ops Analytics | New York City, NY

New York City, NY /
Data Science – Healthcare Cost Management (HCM) /
Full- Time
POSITION SUMMARY:

Within the data science department (“Analytics & Behavior Change”), you’ll have the opportunity to make healthcare more affordable and contribute to internal process improvements. You will have the opportunity to use your technical and problem-solving skills to make a huge impact on millions of dollars in the Healthcare business.

· Performs analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve moderately complex business problems in healthcare cost and operations
· Develops data structures and pipelines to organize, collect and standardize data that helps generate insights and addresses reporting needs
· Uses data visualization techniques to effectively communicate analytical results and support business decisions
· Develops, validates, and executes algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions
· Explores, examines, and interprets large volumes of data in various forms
· Utilizing advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses
· Develops, validates, and executes algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions
· Explores, examines, and interprets large volumes of data in various forms
· Performs analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve moderately complex business problems
· Utilizing advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses
· Develops data structures and pipelines to organize, collect and standardize data that helps generate insights and addresses reporting needs
· Uses data visualization techniques to effectively communicate analytical results and support business decisions
· Creates and evaluates the data needs of assigned projects and assures the integrity of the data
· Explores existing data and recommends additional sources of data for improvements
· Documents projects including business objectives, data gathering, and processing, detailed set of results, and analytical metrics

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

    • 3+ years of relevant analytic experience
    • Experience programming using R or Python
    • Experience in SQL

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

    • PySpark
    • Cloud tech stack for GCP/AWS
    • Looker/Tableau visualization tools
    • Medical billing and payment methodologies
    • Demonstrates strong ability to communicate technical concepts and implications to business partners
    • Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur
    • Strong knowledge of advanced analytics tools and languages to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources
    • Demonstrates proficiency in most areas of mathematical analysis methods, machine learning, statistical analyses, and predictive modeling and in-depth specialization in some areas