Aetna 2018 Analytics & Behavior Change Graduate Student Full-Time Opportunity in New York, New York

Req ID: 43334BR

2018 Analytics & Behavior Change Graduate Student Full-Time Opportunity What is Analytics & Behavior Change?Analytics & Behavior Change (A&BC) is a central and significant component in Aetna s mission to building a healthier world. The team leverages predictive analytics, machine learning, modeling and business intelligence methods to not only help improve the quality of health care and to manage cost but also to better understand our members and how Aetna can help them on their personal health journeys. A&BC is made up of six verticals of focus:· Member Analytics· Marketing & Sales Analytics· Enterprise Analytics· Clinical Analytics· Provider Analytics · Plan Sponsor Analytics

What will you do?As an Analytics & Behavior Change Data Science Analyst you will get the opportunity to dive deep into healthcare data using various cutting edge tools and work with Aetna business partners to continue to transform the health care industry by providing solutions to problems and insights to greater efficiencies. You will:Explore and interpret large volumes of existing health care data focused on addressing a particular business objectiveDevelop, execute and validate predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions Use data visualization techniques to effectively communicate analytical results and support business decisionsDocument projects including business objectives, data gathering and processing, detailed set of results and analytical metricsWhat do you bring?Good written and verbal communication skills; Able to document and present information to various audiences and work in a team environmentAbility to navigate problems and roadblocks as they occurRelevant experience in data modeling, machine learning algorithms, statistical analysis and data visualizationStrong knowledge of and experience with the following tools: SQL, SAS, Hadoop, Hive, Tableau Python and/or RYou re eligible to apply if you:Are currently enrolled in college pursuing a relevant graduate degree with an anticipated graduation date of December 2017 or Spring 2018Have a current cumulative GPA and major GPA of 3.5+Additional InformationAetna 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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