Anthem Data Scientist-PS10040 in Atlanta, Georgia
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Field: Reporting & Data Analysis
Requisition #: PS10040
Post Date: Jul 18, 2018
The use of this job is limited to Health Care Analytics (HCA) and receive appropriate approval. If you believe this to be the best match for your position, please consult with your Human Resources business partner prior to using this job (HRBP should work with Compensation). Responsible for the development and implementation of machine learning algorithms and techniques to solve business problems and optimize member experiences. Primary duties may include are but not limited to: Design machine learning projects to address specific business problems determined by consultation with business partners. Work with data-sets of varying degrees of size and complexity including both structured and unstructured data. Piping and processing massive data-streams in distributed computing environments such as Hadoop to facilitate analysis. Implements batch and real-time model scoring to drive actions. Develops proprietary machine learning algorithms to build customized solutions that go beyond standard industry tools and lead to innovative solutions. Develop sophisticated visualization of analysis output for business users. Publish results and address constraints/limitations with business partners. Provides high-level controllership/evaluation of all output 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 MA/MS in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Machine Learning, Econometrics, Physics, Biostatistics or related Quantitative disciplines. 3 years experience in predictive analytics and advanced expertise with software such as Python, R, SAS, SAS Enterprise Miner or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background. PhD and experience in the healthcare sector preferred.
Requires MA/MS in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Machine Learning, Econometrics, Physics, Biostatistics or related Quantitative disciplines. 3+ years experience in predictive analytics or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background. PhD and experience in the healthcare sector preferred.
Experience with health insurance fraud, waste and abuse is preferred.
•Advanced expertise with software such as Python, R, SAS. Programming experience in Python is strongly preferred.
•Experience working with distributed computing environment such as Hadoop.
•Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of using with Hive, Impala or Apache Spark.
•Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of data extraction and manipulation using SQL.
Health insurance fraud, waste and abuse experience is a plus.
Anthem is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and is a 2013 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at www.antheminc.com/careers . An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.