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Informatics Analyst III

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Informatics Analyst III

  • Job Locations US-AZ-Phoenix
  • 10/12/2017 4:39 PM
  • Job ID 2017-1842
  • # of Openings 1
  • Category Information Technology
  • Complete Description

    Our Customer located in Phoenix, AZ is looking for an Informatics Analyst II who can Identify, design, recommend, and execute analytical solutions using analytic tools and provide follow-up consultation, to assist in the group acquisition/renewal process, medical cost management efforts and market profile segmentation.

    Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities

    Level 1

  • Under close supervision, analyze data on a book of business
  • Develop processes, write programs and/or create databases using analytic tools to produce accurate and timely completion of analytic solutions
  • Partner with peers to establish, evaluate, and continually improve measurement methodologies, while adhering to nationally accepted analytic and reporting standards
  • Interpret, communicate, and present results to customers in a consistent and easy to understand format that facilitates fact-based decision making
  • Pursue expansion of current knowledge and skills
  • Level 2

  • Under general supervision, analyze healthcare data on a book of business
  • Serve as an internal technical and analytic consultant to define business questions and transform data into meaningful and actionable information for a variety of customer segments
  • Display initiative in research beyond the specific assignment
  • Pursue expansion of current knowledge and skills
  • Meaningfully contribution to the area’s workload, considering volume and complexity
  • Provide self- and peer-review of level 1
  • Level 3

  • Report to a supervisor or manager who provides minimal supervisory instructions, limited project management, and minimal or limited review of results, beyond pre-release peer review
  • Along with research, create analyses and recommendations that will allow the company to meet its goals
  • Deliver business intelligence to clients by applying and demonstrating expertise in the areas of advanced analytics, forecasting, data extrapolation, and predictive modeling
  • Plan and lead complex projects from inception to completion. Includes working independently on creating timelines, working with other areas to define deliverables, monitoring progress, implementing the project and resolving/monitoring post-implementation issues
  • Communicate (both verbally and in writing) and interprets results, recommendations and abstract concepts to internal and external customers.  Anticipate and addresses possible customer questions and concerns
  • Build and maintain close working relationships with internal stakeholders (Account Management teams, Health Services, Provider Network, Marketing, Underwriting, Actuarial, IT) and key external client contacts (Brokers/GBAs, Company’s Association, Blues Plans, Vendors)
  • Produce complex analytic solutions
  • Incorporate strategic planning in all areas of responsibility
  • Train and mentor other analysts and provide peer review
  • ALL LEVELS

  • Each progressive level includes the ability to perform the essential functions of any lower levels and mentor employees in those levels.
  • The position requires a full-time work schedule. Full-time is defined as working at least 40 hours per week, plus any additional hours as requested or as needed to meet business requirements.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.
  • Employment Requirements

    Required Work Experience

  • 1 year of experience in data analysis using analytic tools and processes (Level 1)
  • 3 years of experience in data analysis using analytic tools and processes (Level 2)
  • 5 years of experience in data analysis using analytic tools and processes using advanced SAS procedures and/or data mining (Level 3)
  • Required Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, mathematics, statistics, healthcare administration or related field of study (Applies to All Levels)
  • Preferred Work Experience

  • 3 years of experience working for a healthcare organization / health insurer (Applies to All Levels)
  • 5 years of experience in informatics, actuarial, or healthcare economics (Applies to All Levels)
  • 5 years of experience in advanced analytics (Applies to All Levels)
  • Preferred Education

  • Master’s Degree in business, mathematics, statistics, or related field of study (Applies to All Levels)
  • Required Job Skills (Applies to All Levels)

  • Intermediate proficiency in database, presentation, spreadsheet and word processing software
  • Advanced in spreadsheet software (Applies to Levels 2 – 3)
  • General proficiency in mathematical concepts (Applies to All Levels)
  • Advanced skills in mathematics and statistics (Applies to Levels 2 – 3)
  • Intermediate understanding of data management principles (Applies to Level 1- 2)
  • Advanced understanding of data management principles (Level 3)
  • Required Professional Competencies (Applies to All Levels)

  • Broad understanding of health insurance terms and concepts
  • Analytical knowledge necessary to generate analytic solutions
  • Ability to solve problems independently and draw accurate conclusions from data using basic analytic techniques
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and make recommendations with less than complete or conflicting information while maintaining appropriate time management
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and privacy
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to all levels in all departments
  • Ability to summarize technical information to a non-technical audience
  • Ability to build and maintain productive working relationships with others
  • Preferred Job Skills (Applies to All Levels)

  • Advanced PC proficiency
  • Advanced proficiency in database, presentation, spreadsheet and word processing software
  • General proficiency in mathematical concept
  • Advanced skills in mathematics and statistics (Applies to Levels 2 – 3)
  • Intermediate understanding of data management principles (Applies to Level 1- 2)
  • Advanced understanding of data management principles (Level 3)
  • Intermediate skill with SAS (Applies to Level1)
  • Proficiency in SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence software (Level 2-3)
  • Preferred Professional Competencies (Applies to All Levels)

  • Project management skill needed to create timelines, track deliverables, resolve issues, and communicate status
  • If you are interested in this opportunity, please send us your resume, availability to interview and salary requirements immediately.  If you are not and know of someone that qualifies or is looking for opportunities, please forward their contact information.  We compensate for referrals that are successfully placed.

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