Aetna Sr Informatics Cnslt/Lead in Los Angeles, California

Req ID: 53776BR

POSITION SUMMARY

This is a full-time WAH opportunity for the right candidate. Candidate must be a strong SAS Programmer, who is comfortable speaking with external constituents, and explaining complex data to diverse audiences.

Fundamental Components:

Under direct supervision, conducts analyses of complex and varied healthcare data to assist in the assessment of health and economic outcomes.

Performs plan sponsor and consultant reporting, interacts with external constituents. Performs research and custom analysis of complex healthcare claims, pharmacy and lab data and provides data summaries and reports. Independently performs analyses on integrated healthcare data to include listing, graphical summaries and formal statistical estimates. Performs all aspects of data analyses (i.e., data acquisition, data management, SAS programming and documentation) and identifies data issues and makes recommendations on research design and analysis. Assesses the quality of analysis data and performs cross-study analyses to identify and correct data issues and combine data from various sources. Develop and implement advanced analytic and data-mining methods.Builds statistical models using multiple data sets to predict the likelihood of events or outcomes. Evaluates, writes and presents reports and makes recommendations based on project findings. Illustrates complex information in a clear and concise manner. Creatively translates information using business knowledge. Interprets, analyzes and presents key findings to key internal and external customers. May mentor and provide guidance or expertise to team members to develop a talented and energetic team.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Strong problem solving, analytical, and project management skills. Demonstrated extensive and diverse knowledge of health care data, metrics, systems and standards. Must be able to create, maintain and manipulate extensive, complicated data sets. Must be independent in all aspects of programming.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Project Management/Time Management/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Informatics/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Medical economics/1-3 Years

Functional - Management/Management - Health Care Delivery/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Reporting Tools/SAS/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Aetna Applications/Aetna Strategic Data Warehouse/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Aetna Applications/ATV Reporting/1-3 Years/Power User

REQUIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Promoting Health Information Technology/FOUNDATION

Technology/Leveraging Technology/FOUNDATION

Technology/Promoting Emerging Technology/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Maximizing Healthcare Quality/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Fostering a Global Perspective/FOUNDATION

Telework Specifications:

Full time Telework (WAH). Considered for any US location. Training period in the office may be required. Candidate must be a SAS Programmer, who is comfortable speaking with external constituents, and explaining complex data to diverse audiences.

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

This candidate will interact with a highly skilled, motivated team who works closely together to achieve a common goal.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.