: Sr Data Scientist - Healthcare - 71217BR
One Soho Square
New York, NY 10013

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Job Description
Leads and participates in the design and development of analytical capabilities to achieve success in care management programs and to solves complex healthcare problems.

Fundamental Components

  • Strong data science skills and healthcare domain knowledge to identify the problem, suggest a potential solution, design a study, and implement the solution in the health space.
  • Experiences in analyzing healthcare data such as claims, EMR, pharmacy data, etc.
  • Experience in using algorithms and statistical models to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes.
  • Collaborates with care management teams to understand their problems and goals, develop predictive modeling, statistical analysis, data reports and performance metrics to operate and improve the program.
  • Develops and participates in presentations and consultations to existing and prospective constituents on analytics results and solutions.
  • Interacts with internal and external peers and managers to exchange complex information related to areas of specialization.
  • Use strong knowledge in algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions.
  • Use strong programming skills to explore, examine and interpret large volumes of data in various forms.

Background Experience

  • Demonstrates strong ability to communicate technical concepts and implications to business partners.
  • Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur.
  • Strong knowledge of advanced analytics tools and languages to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in most areas of mathematical analysis methods, machine learning, statistical analyses, and predictive modeling and in-depth specialization in some areas.
  • 5 or more years of progressively complex related experience.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in Public Health, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business Analytics, Economics, Physics, Engineering, or related discipline.
  • Masters degree or PhD preferred.

Education
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Percent of Travel Required
0 - 10%

Business Overview
Aetna, a CVS Health company, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We are committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, disability or protected veteran status. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.

Full-time

Employee Testimonials

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David L. Casey
Vice President, Workforce Strategies and Chief Diversity Officer

The military has an ethos that is grounded in purpose-driven service that’s bigger than the induvial. The same holds true for us at CVS Health. You can talk to colleagues in any part of our business and they will be able to articulate our company’s purpose. Working here provides an opportunity for service members and military spouses to continue to serve -- just in a civvies.

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Susan Medina
Head of Executive Search & International Talent Acquisition

As a member of the CVS Health team I have the chance of a lifetime to work for a company with a purpose in which I truly believe. Who wouldn’t want to go to work every single day knowing that every conversation, every meeting, every email, every day will have an impact on someone, especially when that someone is likely a friend, a family member, a grandma, or even a stranger?