Humana Data Scientist - MarketPoint in Louisville, Kentucky

Role : Data Scientist – Retail Sales Operations Assignment : MarketPoint Location : Louisville, KY - PNC Tower

Humana needs your analytical skills to help us tell a compelling story about healthcare today. Through the strategic interpretation of data, we provide our consumers with meaningful insights about the choices they make and help them lead their best lives. We’re passionate about combining and analyzing diverse types of data to extract new, actionable discoveries about our members and their health-related behaviors. We encourage you to dive into your passion for data and use analysis to help Humana tell the health-and-wellness stories of our members. We’re looking for driven, innovative people who are interested in using their data-mining and analytical skills to help our consumers achieve lifelong well-being and help Humana make lasting, positive changes in the healthcare industry.

Assignment Capsule

As a Data Scientist you will develop cutting edge predictive models that drive Humana’s strategy and operations. You will perform data analysis, develop algorithms and predictive models, and present technical information to a broad audience. You will apply algorithms and modeling tools to business data and develop solutions in collaboration with other areas of the business. Responsibilities include: * Develop and maintain a suite of predictive analytics to drive consumer engagement in Humana’s Retail Sales Operations

  • Develop statistical models & methodologies to predict, quantify, and/or forecast various business/health metrics

  • Ensure and maintain data quality and reliability

  • Provide expertise and assistance in implementing model results in ongoing business processes

  • Identify and recommend new data sources that will maximize analytic output and create customized reports with a team of Technology Consultants and Analysts

  • Ensure full and clear documentation of all processes

    Role Essentials

  • Bachelor's Degree in Math, Statistics, Engineering or a related field

  • 5 years statistics and modeling experience

  • Experience using SAS modeling tool

  • Experience building and maintaining analytic data sets

  • Proven ability with data mining and/or predictive modeling techniques

  • Proven ability to effectively communicate results of statistical models to broad audience, including senior leadership

  • Comprehensive knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications Role Desirables

  • Master's Degree in Math, Statistics, Engineering or a related field

  • 2 years as a Data Scientist at Humana

  • Experience with health care data, including Medicare/Medicaid

  • Experience with SAS Enterprise Miner

  • Advanced experience with statistical analyses and modeling techniques including propensity score matching, multivariate statistical modeling, and neural networks.

  • Experience with large data sets and/or the analysis of patient-level healthcare data

Title: Data Scientist - MarketPoint

Location: KY-Louisville

Requisition ID: 189654

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.

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