Aetna Senior Informatics Consultant/Lead in Chicago, Illinois

Req ID: 57298BR

POSITION SUMMARY

The Operational Reporting and Analytics team within MEU is responsible for operational measurement and analysis for all Care Management programs. This position will act as the analytic lead for complex projects involving multiple resources and tasks, providing support of business objectives. This position is responsible for maintaining operational reports by understanding business requirements, program data sources and coding. Owning the oversight of the operational results and reporting processes as well as consulting with Program Design, Operations, Underwriting and Quality Management. Collaboration with external customer and project team will be a main part of this position. Furthermore, it will support efforts to drive continuous improvement.

Fundamental Components:

Key components of this position include: Proactively leading assigned projects by creating project timelines, identifying key milestones and issues that may stall assigned projects and working with manager to address them. The candidate should have demonstrated skills in documenting detailed requirements, data gathering, interpretation, analysis and presentation. Expertise in PC SAS, SAS EG, Access and Excel is required. Knowledge of Tableau is desired. Knowledge of Aetna Care Management data is a plus. Excellent understanding of the care management programs, attention to detail and delivering accurate requirements on time is essential. The candidate should have a strong passion for data integrity with an eye for detail, but also be in tune with the big picture. This individual should understand their audience and associated work processes to be able to effectively turn business requirements into meaningful information. Expectations are that this individual will have solid verbal and written communication skills to facilitate independent follow through on process questions, to influence problem resolution, and potentially communicate directly with external plan sponsors.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

7-10 years experience in health care with accountability for business results is required; Knowledge of Aetna managed care programs/initiatives is a plus; Intermediate SAS programming experience; Technical proficiency using tools such as Tableau, MS Access, and MS Excel is a plus; Must be self-motivated, team oriented, and comfortable working with a team that is not co-located. Strong communication skills

EDUCATION

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

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Information Management/Data acquisition, data management, programming and documentation/7-10 Years

Functional - Information Management/Business information analysis/7-10 Years

Functional - General Management/Data analysis & interpretation/7-10 Years

Functional - Project Management/Issue identification and analysis/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Aetna Applications/ATV Reporting/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Reporting Tools/SAS/4-6 Years/Power User

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

REQUIRED SKILLS

Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

Technology/Leveraging Technology/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Promoting Health Information Technology/FOUNDATION

Technology/Promoting Emerging Technology/FOUNDATION

Telework Specifications:

Potential WAH - Flexible work location

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

This position offers challenging technical and analytical opportunities. Cross team and organization interaction with business partners and peers allows for learning and growth. The environment is fast paced and ever changing.

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

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.