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Anthem, Inc. Data Science Solutions Consultant in Norfolk, Virginia


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 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.

Title: Data Science Solutions Consultant

Preferred Location: Chicago, IL (Will consider other locations)

Position will start work from home until our offices re-open

Status: Full-time, Salary

The Data Science Solutions Consultant is responsible for design and development of analytic models, applications and supporting tools, which enable Data Scientists to create algorithms/models in a big data ecosystem.

Primary duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Design, implement and delivery of an insights data pipeline supporting analytic products across the organization.

  • Design and integrate data from different sources.

  • Forms analytics platform components and/or processing components required to provide a business solution.

  • Engage with business stakeholders to design and own end-to-end solutions to empower data driven decision making.

  • Leverage data, technology and quantitative methods to form products that inject analytics and insights into daily workflow of teams.

  • Defines application scope and objectives, including impact to interfaces.

  • Ensures appropriate data testing is completed and meets test plan requirements.

  • Coordinates integration actions to ensure successful implementation.


  • Requires BA/BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related disciplines;

  • 3+ years’ experience in predictive analytics and experience with software such as Python API; 2 years exposure to Java, experience Teradata experience and complex SQL, or equivalent; or any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background.

Preferred Experience

  • Strong knowledge of Python API and Java / multi database preferred.

  • Experience in public cloud environment and container technologies is preferred

  • Experience in Healthcare industry is preferred

  • Strong relational database SQL skills; including optimization techniques, with knowledge of NoSQL concepts

  • An ideal candidate will have significant experience in two or more areas: Data Architecture, Real-Time Applications, Data Engineering, Data Warehousing or BI Tools.

  • 2+ years experiencing leveraging Hadoop technologies – HDFS, Hive, Pig, Sqoop, MapReduce, Scala, Spark, distributed processing concepts, MongoDB

  • Solid understanding and experience using at least two of the following programming languages — Python, Scala, Java, R.

  • Strong relational database SQL skills; including optimization techniques, with knowledge of NoSQL concepts

  • 2+ years’ experience in one of the following areas:

  • Database Strategy, Data Modeling, Data Pipelines and ETL Architecture

  • API & messaging architectures

  • BI development/design

  • Solid experience with unix and shell scripting

  • Experience in defining project solution approach leveraging agile methodologies working with Product Owners and Scrum Masters.

  • Experience with source code management and application deployment techniques within an agile development methodology

  • Knowledge of the following Machine Learning Algorithms - Classification, Regression, Clustering, Dimensionality Reduction, Model Selection, Feature Extraction

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.

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