Anthem Operations Data Analyst(Advanced Analytics Analyst Sr)-PS13298 in Richmond, Virginia

Operations Data Analyst(Advanced Analytics Analyst Sr)-PS13298

Location: Richmond, Virginia, United States

Field: Reporting & Data Analysis

Requisition #: PS13298

Post Date: Oct 11, 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.

We are looking for a talented individual that is detail oriented, has strong ownership for the work they do, displays intellectual curiosity and a strive to continuously make things better, to join us at our Richmond, VA location. This is not a remote role .

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Creates and maintains operational process in SQL, SAS, Teradata and HADOOP to access data and identify members for various Care Management programs.

  • Creates and maintains documentation supporting operational processes and change requests to operational processes.

  • Works with business partners to understand business need and to translate those needs into an Operational Process.

  • Makes recommendations and influence customers decisions based upon data analysis.

  • Ensures exceptional quality and operational excellence with all deliverables.

  • Creates, checks and distributes quality reports in support of operational processes.

  • Researches questions and issues associated with our Operational processes.

  • Provides analytic consultation to business areas, adjacent teams, leadership and internal customers.

  • Makes recommendations and influence customers decisions based upon data analysis.

Requires Graduate-level degree with concentration in a quantitative discipline such as statistics, computer science, cognitive science, economics, or operations research; 3-5 years direct experience programming large, multi-source datasets with SAS required. 3-5 years in health care setting; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. PhD preferred. Intermediate to Advanced expertise with software such as SAS Stat, SAS ETS, SAS Enterprise Miner or equivalents. Experience with Teradata, SQL, SQL Server, or equivalent. Proven ability to design modeling studies. Experience with data models, addressing data quality issues in study design, constructing robust and efficient analytical data sets. Significant experience in healthcare related field strongly preferred. Proven ability to present meaningful results to a business audience. Ability to participate collaboratively in a team tasked to produce complex analyses on a rigorous schedule. Strong written and verbal communications skills and the ability to present to large multi-disciplinary audiences on a regular basis.

  • Advanced knowledge of SQL or Teradata required

  • SAS knowledge highly preferred

  • Intermediate to advanced Excel Skills

  • Knowledge and use of Big Data Tools (e.g. Hadoop, HIVE, Python) preferred

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran