Data Analyst III Enterprise Data Warehouse

Premera Blue Cross   •  

Mountlake Terrace, WA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 76 days ago

This job is no longer available.

As a Data Analyst III for our Corporate Data and Analytics team, you will work on fast and streaming data to enable analytics and data science which allows for the creation of nearly instantaneous personalization opportunities and highly informed decisions. You will have opportunity to work creatively with new tools and technologies (Attunity Replicate, DataStage 11.7, APIs, Hadoop Ecosystem, SQL & NoSQL databases) as the healthcare industry continues to expand into more innovative spaces. You will analyze Tier 1/time sensitive data to be sure we are sending quality data and that we are compliant with the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association.

What you’ll do

  • Consult with internal and external business customers to access scope and complexity of projects
  • Design, develop, and implement analytics, operational reporting, scorecards, dashboards, and trend analysis to support internal and external business customers
  • Develop data reports, statistical models and analytics for management using visualization and statistics to understand and solve complex business problems
  • Analyze and interpret results using statistical tools and techniques to pinpoint trends and patterns in complex data
  • Troubleshoot issues as they arise and independently solve problems
  • Prepare documentation on all projects to enable peer review and ensure continuity of data product quality
  • Share knowledge of analytics and data in area of specialty
  • Automate reported analytic products on large data sets
  • Search and review industry and/or academic literature and identify appropriate quantitative methodologies

What you’ll bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in statistics, mathematics, information systems, computer science, finance, information management, economics or similar quantitative area or the equivalent of four (4) years’ work experience in field
  • Five (5) years’ experience in applying quantitative analytics tools, methods and processes, data architecture, database design, data transformation and data management and which includes three years’ experience with SQL, Python, or other scripting languages and associated data analytics software tools
  • Experience with:
  • Advanced analytics and tools – Dataiku would be nice to have
  • Using a variety of data and data formats – JSON, CSV would be a plus
  • Transforming HL7 and X12 messages to structured data format
  • Tableau reporting
  • Working knowledge of health insurance industry is preferred
  • Technical expertise creating data models, database design, data mining and segmentation
  • Strong knowledge and experience with reporting packages, databases and programming
  • Knowledge of statistics and mathematical methods and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail/accuracy
  • Excellent planning, prioritization and organizational skills
  • Ability to:
  • Apply practical data modeling to build data products
  • Work with independently and with a team


What we offer

  • Medical, vision and dental coverage
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Retirement programs (401K employer match and pension plan)
  • Wellness incentives, onsite services, a discount program and more
  • Tuition assistance for undergraduate and graduate degrees
  • Generous Paid Time Off to reenergize
  • Free parking