Associate Director - Data Scientist - Noida Uttar Pradesh
January 6, 2018
Job Responsibilities: - Develop innovative data science solutions that utilize natural language processing, optimization, machine learning, natural language processing, econometric and/or Bayesian modeling, while working across a diverse range of domains such as risk management, product development, marketing research, supply chain, and public policy- Utilize a hypothesis-driven problem-solving approach to design, construct, and rapidly test/iterate exploratory analyses that will reveal insight and opportunities for the client- Utilize a variety of rich variety of data sources such as web data, internal/external documents, emails, financial, transactional, sales, and operational data. Identify, review, and integrate data sources and identify the appropriate technologies (SQL, NoSQL, HDFS, S3, Lucene) to store the data- Stay up to date on research and industry trends, and identify technical areas for opportunity and lead innovation projects that demonstrate value; educate internal and external clients through workshops, and present at conferences, seminars, courses, and training events- Plan, direct, and build analytics solutions with a team of data science, big data engineers, consultants, and visualization experts; utilize a variety of big data technologies and analytics tools as deemed appropriate and as required by the client; be hands-on as needed to achieve project delivery- Provide SME support to projects through supporting brainstorming, project scoping, technical approach creation, and technical quality review, while helping manage technical risks, and blockers helping to ensure successful delivery; document approach and underlying design decisions- Devise analytical strategies for provider analytics which includes population health analytics, payer data analysis, care and wellness analysis etc- Understand US healthcare market stakeholders and create analytics offerings are the crossover of different stakeholders- Exhibit a high level of expertise in driving the data strategy for multiple system data like claims, provider, EHR, pharmacy, and labs.
Desired Profile: - A minimum of ten years of relevant experience and expert knowledge in at least one of the following fields: statistics, data mining, machine learning, statistics, operations research, econometrics, natural language processing, and/or information retrieval; Master's degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Econometrics, or related fields, PhD is preferred- Proficiency in programming languages (e.g. R, Python, Java, Scala) and ability to deploy tools in a Linux environment. Broad understanding of databases (e.g. SQL, NoSQL, Lucene, Mongo), and high-performance or distributed processing (e.g. Hadoop, Spark)- Facilitating and work with other Data Scientist in problem-solving sessions and work with and business leaders across the organization- Practical working knowledge of multi-channel consumer marketing strategies with a deep familiarity with Life Time Value, Market Mix, and Optimization of acquisition cost, Real Time Offer etc.- Ability to handle sizeable and diverse analytical teams (providing direction; client consultations; strategic support)- Should have 5+ years of hands on healthcare analytics experience across payer and provider domain- Should understand new trends in healthcare analytics- Strong understanding of Statistical Modeling, Advanced Analytics methods, Machine Learning, familiarity with "Big Data" frameworks- Good communication skills (both oral & written) in order to participate in project discussions internally within the team & with end customers- Ability to translate engagement objectives to a project plan with milestones, and resource/technology requirements, and teach, lead, and manage projects to successful execution- Ability to work across multiple engagements with clients to assess needs, provide assistance, and resolve problems, using structured problem solving and communication to both technical and non-technical audiences
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.