Senior Data Scientist

Health Care Service   •  

Richardson, TX

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 50 days ago

Purpose:
This position is responsible for providing advanced mathematical and statistical concepts and theories to analyze and collect data and construct solutions to business problems; performing complex statistical analysis on experimental or business data to validate and quantify trends or patterns identified by business analysts; constructing predictive models, algorithms and probability engines to support data analysis or product functions; verifying model and algorithm effectiveness based on real-world results; designing experiments and methodologies to generate and collect data for business use. Responsible for aiding tactical decision making by using predictive and prescriptive remodeling; and extracting actionable insights by identifying patterns in structured and unstructured data.

Required Job Qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree and 5 years of work experience in a mathematical, statistical, computer science, engineering, physics, economics or related quantitative field; OR Actuarial credential or Master's degree and 4 years of work experience in an advanced mathematical, statistical , engineering, physics or related quantitative field; OR Ph.D. and 2 years of work experience in a mathematical, statistical, computer science, engineering, physics, economics or related quantitative field; OR 8 years of work experience in an advanced mathematical, statistical , engineering, physics or related quantitative field.
* Strong learning and growth mindset
* Customer-focused
* Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
* Must demonstrate proficiency in at least five of the following six areas: 1) data analysis and relational-style query languages; 2) machine learning and/or statistical modeling; 3) data visualization; 4) a high-level programming language; 5) distributed computing. 6) understanding of healthcare.
* Experience in at least five of the following six areas: 1) data analysis and relational-style query languages; 2) machine learning and/or statistical modeling; 3) data visualization; 4) a high-level programming language; 5) distributed computing. 6) understanding of healthcare.
* Proficiency with Microsoft applications including Access, Excel, Word and Power Point.
* Demonstrated mastery in one of the following six areas: 1) data analysis and relational-style query languages; 2) machine learning and/or statistical modeling; 3) data visualization; 4) a high-level programming language; 5) distributed computing; 6) understanding of healthcare.
* A track record of independently delivering or leading the delivery of a complex analytics or data science project.
* A track record of mentoring, managing, or leading junior analytics or data science staff.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
* Masters or Ph.D. in a quantitative field, or bachelors degree with significant healthcare experience.
* Experience working with healthcare data. Medicare experience preferred.
* Experience working with SAS and SQL

Job ID: CP-1026567