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Anthem, Inc. Advanced Analytics Sr Consult in Palo Alto, California


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Anthem, Inc. is one of the nation's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 company. At Anthem, Inc., we are working together to transform health care with trusted and caring solutions

Bring your expertise to our innovative culture where you will have the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives, and to take your career further than you can imagine.

Anthem’s Digital Care Delivery team uses innovative, evidence-based, scalable strategies to drive lasting improvements in the health and well-being of Anthem members. Our team is constantly vetting the latest startups, technologies, and clinical approaches to solve the most complex issues in healthcare. As such, we are interested in an individual who:

  • Creates statistical models to predict, classify, quantify, and/or forecast business metrics

  • Designs modeling studies to address specific business issues determined by consultation with business partners

  • Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepares analytical data sets in support of modeling studies Build, test, and validate statistical models

  • Develops original algorithms and implement in systems and tools that will be used to develop new predictive models and provider profiles that go beyond standard industry tools and lead to innovative solutions to address cost and use of medical benefits

  • Publishes results and address constraints/limitations with high level business partners

  • Provides high-level controllership/evaluation of all data produced to ensure established targets are met

  • Determines the continuous improvement opportunities of current predictive modeling algorithms

  • Proactively collaborates with business partners to determine identified population segments and develop actionable plans to enable the identification of patterns related to quality, use, cost and other variables


Requires Degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, Mathematics, Epidemiology or equivalent training and mastery; minimum 4+ years experience in related health care analytics, Investment Banking, Consulting; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Advanced expertise with software such as SAS Stat, SAS ETS, SAS Enterprise Miner or equivalent. Experience with Big Data tools such as Impala, Spark, Hive preferred but not required; experience with financial modeling, querying data w/ SQL. Experience in large complex systems, including a solid background in effective use of multiple environments. Proven ability to design modeling studies. Experience with data models, addressing data quality issues in study design, constructing robust and efficient analytical data sets. Proven ability to present meaningful results to a business audience. Demonstrated leadership competencies with the ability to collaborate with others and establish working relationships, communicate effectively across the organization and at different levels, coordinate multiple work efforts, and translate business needs into practical applications and solutions. Demonstrated experience in managing the design, development, and continuous improvement of complex healthcare data systems, tools, and reports.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran