Anthem Business Information Analyst Senior - VA - PS6448 in Norfolk, Virginia

Business Information Analyst Senior - VA - PS6448

Location: Norfolk, Virginia, United States

Field: Reporting & Data Analysis

Requisition #: PS6448

Post Date: May 16, 2018

Your Talent. Our Vision . At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater 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 benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Business Information Analyst Senior

This position is located in the Virginia Beach, VA office

The Business Information Analyst Senior is responsible for analyzing, reporting and developing recommendations on data related to complex and varied business metrics. Typically provides technical assistance to lower level staff. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Engages with application owners to create requirements, conduct system testing and provide general overall support for an Anthem owned audit application.

  • Creates and maintains databases to track business performance.

  • Analyzes data and summarizes performance using summary statistical procedures.

  • Develops and analyzes business performance reports (e.g. for claims data, provider data, utilization data) and provides notations of performance deviations and anomalies.

  • Creates and publishes periodic reports, as well as any necessary ad hoc reports.

  • May require taking business issue and devising best way to develop appropriate diagnostic and/or tracking data that will translate business requirements into usable decision support tools.

  • May make recommendations based upon data analysis.

  • Requires a BS/BA degree in related field

  • 3-5 years data analysis or related experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Experience with relational databases and knowledge of query tools and statistical software is required.

  • Ability to manipulate large sets of data is also required.

  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills.

  • This job is focused on complex and varied metrics, making recommendations and providing assistance to staff as compared to the Business Information Analyst II job.

  • Familiarity with auditing practices and health care data / systems preferred.

  • Utilizes various querying tools to analyze data in support of both program enhancements and data anomalies.

  • Familiarity with agile development model a plus.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2014 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.