Aetna Consultant in St Louis, Missouri

Req ID: 44727BR

Candidate must reside in St. Louis, MO office

POSITION SUMMARY

The Consultant will define, develop and provide information and analysis to drive the decision-making process and support business operations for internal and external customers. They will proactively define, identifies, develops and implements information products to support business strategic and operational planning. Assists in the development of and participates in the presentation to existing and prospective customers and internal business areas.

Fundamental Components:

With direction, supports one or more processes related to the use of applicable tools that deliver business system solutions.

Creates complex queries, does technical report/programming.

Analyzes data for trends and translates data into meaningful information.

Provides analysis of business implications and applies problem solving skills to meet business needs.

Creatively translates information using business knowledge and identify additional information needed to support analytical objectives.

Understand nuances of data, checks for reasonability and works to improve data quality.

Assists in the development of presentations to market information capabilities/recommendation.

May participate in the presentation of information to customer and internal business areas.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

*Advanced Excel skills required

*Working knowledge of MS ACCESS and ability to create queries, joining tables and exporting/importing data preferred

*Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products

*Extensive experience with databases as well interpretation and manipulation of related data.

EDUCATION

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

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Information Technology/Database Management is desired

Information Technology/Microsoft Excel is desired

Information Technology/Microsoft Office-Access Database Level 2 is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Information Technology/Data / info management & architecture/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Data acquisition, data management, programming and documentation/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/predictive modeling/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Database/Microsoft Access/1-3 Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS

General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED

Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/FOUNDATION

Service/Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs/ADVANCED

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

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.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Health Care