Aetna Sr Informatics Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Req ID: 43791BR


Healthagen Outcomes, offers analytical and advisory services that meet the market and clinical challenges faced by pharmaceutical, biotech, and device companies. Our services use real world data, advanced technologies, and professional know-how to illuminate therapeutic and economic value. We offer collaborative resources across Aetna to enable forward looking research into real-world outcomes and the realities of therapeutic use in genuine clinical settings.

Join this dynamic and growing team. The Sr. Informatics Manager, leads research design and statistical methodology used in modeling and outcomes studies. Makes evidence based recommendations and presentations to clients, as well as domain experts and other senior management within Aetna.

Fundamental Components:

Applied research, statistical analysis, data modeling and integration and protocol refinement:

Directs development of statistical/analytical procedures, processes, policies, data reports and final deliverables that support client requirements and internal constituents

Directs the application of appropriate research design and statistical procedures utilized in external and internal studies

Presents analysis based recommendations to external clients and domain experts and others Aetna senior management

Project and department management:

Manages budgets, plans and expenses; may have cost center responsibilities

Manages projects, people (in department or matrix environment), customer expectations and business priorities to achieve constituent satisfaction

Oversees day-to-day activities of the department Manages and builds a strong team through formal training, diverse assignments, coaching, mentoring and other development techniques

Responsible for team commitments to quality and on-time deliverables

Motivates and is willing to understand and probe into technical details and mentors others to do the same

Contributes to a motivated work environment by working effectively to achieve common goals

Solutions consulting and decision support:

Develops and participates in presentations and consultations to existing and prospective clients on services, capabilities and performance results.

Actively contributes to proposals in response to business requests from external and internal clients

Turns analysis into business/customer solutions

Develops tactical and strategic solutions that satisfy information needs across products, segments and clients


  • 7+ years of health care analytical experience e in statistics and survival analysis, multivariate analysis, time series analysis, predictive modeling. Pharmacoeconomics and outcomes research using retrospective and predictive study design, ideally for pharmaceutical industry clients.

  • Knowledge of Values Based Health, Healthcare experience required

  • 7+ years of experience with data mining tools and data analysis.

  • Proficient skills level with SQL and SAS programming skills.

  • Strong reporting skills with MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and Tableau is preferred.

  • Managerial and project management experience


    The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Master's degree.


  • Information Management/Informatics/7-10 Years

    • Information Management/predictive modeling/7-10 Years
  • Information Management/Statistical and data model designs/7-10 Years

    • Management/Management - Multifunctional management: < 25 employees/4-6 Years

    • Project Management/Project Management Consulting/4-6 Years


    General Business/Consulting for Solutions/MASTERY

    General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/MASTERY

    General Business/Turning Data into Information/MASTERY


    General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

    General Business/Communicating for Impact/MASTERY

    General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/MASTERY


  • Location is Chicago, IL or New York City, NY office based.

    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care