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Anthem, Inc. AI Principal AI Engineer in Chicago, Illinois


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

AI Principal AI Engineer is r esponsible for applying and integrating statistical, mathematical, predictive modeling and business analysis for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) function. Primary duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Implement rigorous best-practice methodologies for pre-defined use cases to identify optimal intervention strategies based on causal estimates

  • Identify and validate new opportunities for the application of causal inference-based recommendations in healthcare

  • Develop new methodologies at the intersection of causal inference and machine learning to address unmet needs

  • Collaborate and publish research in high impact peer-reviewed scientific journals or external conferences to make significant contributions to the AI community .

  • Ph.D highly preferred


  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a highly quantitative field (Computer Science, Machine Learning, Operational Research, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, etc.) or equivalent degree and 8 or more years of experience; or any combination of education and experience in configuration management, which would provide an equivalent background.


    Additional preferred requirements:

  • Publications in machine learning, AI, statistics, econometrics, applied mathematics, or data science

  • Experience solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches

  • Experience communicating research

  • Programming experience in Python or R

    We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

    REQNUMBER: PS48680-Illinois