Data Analyst III

Premera Blue Cross   •  

Mountlake Terrace, WA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 61 days ago

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Join Our Team: Do Meaningful Work and Improve People’s Lives

Our purpose, to improve customers’ lives by making healthcare work better, is far from ordinary. And so are our employees. Working at Premera means you have the opportunity to drive real change by transforming healthcare.

To better serve our customers, we’re creating a culture that promotes employee growth, collaborative innovation, and inspired leadership. We are committed to creating an environment where employees can do their best work and where best-in-class talent comes, stays, and thrives!

As a Data Analyst III for the Business Transformation Organization, you will collect, process, analyze, compile and present data to help answer business questions and solve business problems. In this role, you will apply statistics and mathematical techniques to create a wide range of analyses. In addition, you will translate numbers into plain English and visualizations that can be leveraged to understand the business.

The Data Analyst III will effectively perform complex analyses, including forecasting, scenario analysis, experimental design, and linear programming with programmatic and automatic methods. You will leverage your knowledge and expertise to solve a wide range of complex and difficult problems with imaginative, practical solutions, consistent with organizational objectives.

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 yearswork experience in field
  • Five 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


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

Equal employment opportunity/affirmative action:

Premera is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Premera seeks to attract and retain the most qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.