Anthem Business Info Consultant Sr - Pharmacy (any Anthem location) - PS3829 in Savannah, Georgia

Your Talent. Our Vision.At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we willdrive 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.

_Business Info Consultant Sr - Pharmacy (any Anthem location) - PS3829_

_Position Description_: * This function will work with the clinical and product strategy business units to identify and deliver results on high-impact projects leveraging big data analytics and machine learning. Your objective is to apply data science skills to assess impact of clinical programs and business decisions. * In this position, you will be advocating the power of data science concepts and working with cross - functional teams to create actionable insight and value statements across core business lines. * We are looking for someone who is passionate about asking and answering questions through the use of large structured and unstructured data. It is critical to have exceptional communication skills and the ability to make complex concepts simple and easy to understand. * You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere on the east and central U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. _Primary Responsibilities_: * Become an integral member of our medical and pharmacy integration team to discover insights and identify opportunities through the use of statistical, data mining and visualization techniques * Advocate the use of deep learning and other advanced machine learning algorithms to extract novel insight from healthcare data assets * Document findings, including assumptions and validation work in a clear structured manner * Summarize and present findings; adjust the content and level of detail to appropriate level of the audience * Use strong business, problem solving skills and programming knowledge to quickly cycle hypotheses through discovery * Work closely with clients, clinicians, data stewards, and other business and technology leaders to frame problem definition and potential solutions

  • BS/BA degree in Statistics, Economics, or Business Administration or related field; minimum of 12 year’s experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • 5 years of experience in statistical analysis, quantitative analytics, and / or forecasting / predicting analytics in a corporate or Post Graduate setting
  • 3 years of experience applying machine learning preferably using distributed systems like Hadoop, Hive, Spark or similar libraries _Preferred_:
  • Advanced degree in quantitative field, engineering, computer science, statistics, applied mathematics, bioinformatics, epidemiology or similar
  • Applicable experience working with healthcare data
  • Demonstrated experience developing solutions in a transactional environment
  • Expertise in operations research and optimization

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Job Reporting & Data Analysis

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement Anthem, Inc. will recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or other status protected by applicable law. In addition, all personnel actions such as compensation, promotion, demotion, benefits, transfers, staff reductions, terminations, reinstatement and rehire, company-sponsored training, education and tuition assistance, and social and recreational programs will be administered in accordance with the principles of equal employment opportunity.

Title: Business Info Consultant Sr - Pharmacy (any Anthem location) - PS3829

Location: georgia-Savannah

Requisition ID: PS3829