Aetna Informatics Consultant in New York, New York

Req ID: 42683BR

POSITION SUMMARY

This position is responsible for conducting analysis of complex and varied healthcare data to assess health and economic outcomes of Aetna products and programs. The position requires working independently to complete detailed customer analysis and present findings to both internal and external audiences.

Fundamental Components:

Working within the Aetna Plan Sponsor Analytics group, the successful candidate will ensure that we are providing best in class analytic consulting services to Aetna's customers. The position develops tactical and strategic plans to satisfy customer information needs across products and is responsible for seeing the story in the numbers and evaluating alternative actions. The consultant will work closely with customers and Aetna colleagues to maintain and fulfill an analytic agenda of strategic analyses based in medical, pharmacy and behavioral health claim data.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENC:

  • 5+ years of health data analytic experience. Claims data preferred.

  • Demonstrated project management and/or team lead experience.

  • Demonstrated extensive and diverse knowledge of health care data, metrics, systems and standards. Able to make sound decisions and recommendations to drive business solutions.

  • Advanced skill level with MS Office Programs: Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint.

  • SAS is preferred.

  • SQL experience.

  • Business Intelligence tools.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

  • Information Management/Solutions consulting and decision support/1-3 Years

  • Information Management/Informatics/1-3 Years

    • Information Management/Business information analysis/1-3 Years
  • Claims/Reporting & special services/1-3 Years

  • Communications/Communication Delivery - Public Speaking/1-3 Years

  • Benefits Management/Encouraging Wellness and Prevention/FOUNDATION

  • General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/FOUNDATION

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

  • Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/1-3 Years/End User

  • Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User

    • SQL queries

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION:

  • The primary location is Hartford, CT, plus New York City, NY. and Wellesley, MA.

There is a growing need for strong health data analytics in support of financial performance, patient care and population health management. This position offers an opportunity to be challenged and empowered to meet the data needs of our customers.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care