Aetna Data/Reporting Analyst-Louisiana-42015BR in Kenner, Louisiana

Req ID: 42015BR

POSITION SUMMARY

This role will work in the office in Kenner, LA.

The Data Analyst provides consultation on the design, testing and enhancement of information product including technical assistance and product development support to external and internal customers. Researches, manipulates and prepares complex data to document program activities and reports on its results. Provides oversight to data quality and provides feedback to various areas in order to improve service delivery and enhancement to design efforts. Develops a consultative relationship with internal/external customers.

Fundamental Components:

May lead or act as a business technical expert with the planning, development and validation of master or detail test plans and strategies.

Performs ongoing research, and support tasks for existing systems.

Leads or acts as a business technical expert in the design of new applications or enhancements including integration of solutions.

Provides Leadership/Coaching/Mentoring; may be a mentor to others.

Directs the implementation of program specific information through education, technology, organizational methods and procedures.

Influences enhancements to business processes and system infrastructure to improve data quality availability and access.

Manages customer contact and participates in internal and external health industry development efforts (e.g., performance measurements).

Analyzes complex data for trends, highlights in-depth interpretations and provides in-depth root cause analysis.

Consults with client on a regular basis to ensure progress is in line with customer's expectations and to obtain additional information as needed.

Translates complex data into constructive data and information and makes recommendations.

Defines, identifies, develops and implements information products to support strategic business and operational planning.

Illustrates complex information in a clear concise manner.

Develops and conducts presentations and consultations to existing and prospective customers and internal business areas.

Provides workgroup support on projects.

Educates customer on the value, use and interpretation of information product.

Influences changes/enhancements to business processes, policies, and system infrastructure to improve information quality, availability and access.

Evaluates available software and data to deliver better business solutions.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

3-5 years of data interpretation and analysis experience.

SQL Programming skills desired

Extensive experience with databases as well interpretation and manipulation of related data.

Healthcare background desired

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Project Management and/or Six Sigma training is desired.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Project Management/Project Management Professional, PMP is desired

Project Management/Six Sigma Trained is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Information Technology/Data / info management & architecture/

Functional - Information Technology/Project management/

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Database/SQL Server//

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.

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

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately. #LI-CE1

Job Function: Health Care