Data Engineer - Healthcare Analytics


Hartford, CT

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 107 days ago

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EXL (NASDAQ:EXLS) is a leading operations management and analytics company that helps businesses enhance growth and profitability in the face of relentless competition and continuous disruption. Using our proprietary, award-winning Business EXLerator Framework™, which integrates analytics, automation, benchmarking, BPO, consulting, industry best practices and technology platforms, we look deeper to help companies improve global operations, enhance data-driven insights, increase customer satisfaction, and manage risk and compliance. EXL serves the insurance, healthcare, banking and financial services, utilities, travel, transportation and logistics industries. Headquartered in New York, New York, EXL has more than 24,000 professionals in locations throughout the United States, Europe, Asia (primarily India and Philippines), Latin America, Australia and South Africa.

EXL Analytics provides data-driven, action-oriented solutions to business problems through statistical data mining, cutting edge analytics techniques and a consultative approach. Leveraging proprietary methodology and best-of-breed technology, EXL Analytics takes an industry-specific approach to transform our clients’ decision making and embed analytics more deeply into their business processes. Our global footprint of nearly 2,000 data scientists and analysts assist client organizations with complex risk minimization methods, advanced marketing, pricing and CRM strategies, internal cost analysis, and cost and resource optimization within the organization. EXL Analytics serves the insurance, healthcare, banking, capital markets, utilities, retail and e-commerce, travel, transportation and logistics industries.

Role Overview

Data Engineer will be responsible for expanding and optimizing healthcare payer data, data pipeline architecture and data flow to enable analysis for member experience across several dimensions. The ideal candidate for this position will perform preliminary descriptive analysis on the underlying dimensions and collaborate with data scientists for seamless work flow.


  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture
  • Capture a 360 degree view of member experience by consolidating disparate data sets
  • Build the infrastructure for optimal extraction, transformation and loading data from a wide variety of data sources using big datatechnologies
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into key business performance metrics
  • Perform preliminary descriptive analysis on various aspects of member journey – points of care , claims adjudication, operational processes, appeals mechanism
  • Work with data analysts and scientists to strive for greater functionality in data systems


  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics/Mathematics, Econometrics/Economics, Engineering/Computer Science, Business/Finance, or related quantitative field
  • 3-5 years of relevant programming or analytic experience.
  • Extensive knowledge in different programming/scriptinglanguages (C++, Python, R)
  • Expert knowledge regarding different databases such as MongoDB/ HDFS
  • Expert in building data processing systems with Hadoop and Hive using Java or Python
  • Proficient in designing efficient and robust ETL workflows
  • Proficiency in PySpark
  • Good knowledge of SQL and MS Excel
  • Preliminary Knowledge of Statistical Techniques – Descriptive Statistics, Hypothesis Testing, Tests of Significance, Correlation

What we offer:

  • EXL Analytics offers an exciting, fast paced and innovative environment, which brings together a group of sharp and entrepreneurial professionals who are eager to influence business decisions. From your very first day, you get an opportunity to work closely with highly experienced, world class analytics consultants.
  • You can expect to learn many aspects of businesses that our clients engage in. You will also learn effective teamwork and time-management skills - key aspects for personal and professional growth
  • Analytics requires different skill sets at different levels within the organization. At EXL Analytics, we invest heavily in training you in all aspects of analytics as well as in leading analytical tools and techniques.
  • We provide guidance/ coaching to every employee through our mentoring program wherein every junior level employee is assigned a senior level professional as advisors.
  • Sky is the limit for our team members. The unique experiences gathered at EXL Analytics sets the stage for further growth and development in our company and beyond.

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