Aetna Sr Data Scientist in Hartford, Connecticut
Req ID: 43660BR
The group uses an industry leading, scalable data platform and tools to glean insights from Aetnas large array of data sources, including medical claims, prescriptions, demographics, and surveys. From these insights and understanding of the business needs, you would lead and participate in the design and evaluation of innovative clinical initiatives and programs via a new clinical advocate model. You would develop appropriate mathematical and statistical approaches to influence study design and evaluation with the goal of promoting better health and lower costs for our members. The work environment is fast-paced, collaborative, and iterative, requiring quick learning, adaptability, and creativity. You would be part of a new and expanding team, with plenty of opportunities to interact with project stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
Develops and/or uses algorithms and statistical models and determines appropriate analytical approaches and/or modeling techniques to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes
Performs analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve multiple and/or complex business problems utilizing advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses and broad knowledge of the organization and/or industry
Collaborates with business partners to understand their problems and goals, develop predictive modeling, statistical analysis, data reports and performance metrics
Develops and participates in presentations and consultations to existing and prospective constituents on analytics results and solutions
Interacts with internal and external peers and managers to exchange complex information related to areas of specialization
Use strong knowledge in algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions
Use strong programming skills to explore, examine and interpret large volumes of data in various forms
PLACE FOLLOWING BULLETS IN THE BACKGROUND SECTION:
Proficient in SAS, SQL, Python, R, or HIVE.
Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur
Demonstrates strong ability to communicate technical concepts, analytic findings, and implications to business partners
5 or more years of progressively complex related experience
Demonstrates proficiency in most areas of mathematical analysis methods, study design, randomization, stratification, statistical analyses, and matching techniques
Strong knowledge of advanced analytics tools and languages to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources.
SQL and database querying a must.
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
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.
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