Aetna Informatics Consultant - Healt in Alpharetta, Georgia

Req ID: 50487BR


This position on the national Quality Reporting team provides in-depth data analytics support for the HEDIS hybrid data project.

Fundamental Components:

Perform research and analysis in a relational database environment, including writing SQL queries to identify trends, draw conclusions, make recommendations and validate results.

Evaluate the data and analytic needs of assigned projects and assure the integrity of the data.

Define and deliver analytical solutions in support of the hybrid medical record project.

Collaborate with internal and external partners and organizations to provide analytics that answer business questions.

Designs and conducts analyses and outcome studies using healthcare claims, pharmacy and lab data.

Ability to manage conflicting priorities and multiple projects concurrently

Ability to understand and probe into technical details.

Under general direction, independently execute analyses or reports to meet project needs.

May mentor other analysts.


Five or more years of healthcare quality data analytics experience.

Experience in working in a data warehouse environment as well as the ability to work with large data sets from multiple data sources.

Advanced SQL querying/programming abilities in large relational databases.

Knowledge of analytic programming tools and methods (SQL, Access, Hadoop).

Ability to communicate statistical and technical ideas and results to non-technical clients in written and verbal form.

Strong collaboration and communication skills within and across teams.

Strong problem solving skills and critical thinking ability.


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


Functional - Information Management/Query and Database Access Tools/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Informatics/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Data Warehousing/4-6 Years


Technical - Database/Microsoft SQL Server/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Database/Microsoft Access/4-6 Years/Power User


General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED

Technology/Leveraging Technology/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Flexible telework / office-based schedule (can live near any office location)


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.

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Job Function: Health Care