Aetna VA Sr. Data Quality Analyst in Richmond, Virginia

Req ID: 54218BR

Position Summary:

The Sr. Data Quality Analyst provides project oversight including initiation, identification and completion of key deliverables to ensure all business objectives are met. With supervision, develops tactical plans to satisfy internal program information needs. 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.

Job Responsibilities:

Provides coaching and mentoring; may be a mentor to others.

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

Provides workgroup support on projects.

Analyzes complex data for trends, highlights in-depth interpretations and provides in-depth root cause analysis. Translates complex data into constructive data and information and makes recommendations.

Creates complex queries, does technical report/programming.

Provides analysis of business implications and applies problem solving skills to meet business needs.

Understand nuances of data, checks for reasonability and works to improve data quality.

Systematically shares information on best practices with colleagues.

Actively works with designated Subject Matter Experts to create or update reporting requirements.

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

Identifies reporting requirements and creates monitoring and control mechanisms.

Background/Experience Desired:

3-5 years of data interpretation and analysis experience

4-6 years of SQL server experience

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

Healthcare background highly preferred. Knowledge of healthcare industry and integrated delivery systems

Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills.


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. 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.

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.

Aetna takes our candidates'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.

Job Function: Health Care

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.