Hartford, Connecticut

Job Description
Stars Business Intelligence COE is an integral part of the Medicare organization responsible for providing Business Intelligence and analytical insights into key decision processes, focusing on complex initiatives, with measurable impact on performance. We use advanced analytical tools, modeling, and machine learning to generate actionable insights by leveraging big data within a cutting-edge environment. We are focused on creating new opportunities that drive change and optimize business performance across segment partners.

As the Lead Data Scientist, you will play a critical role in shaping and developing analytical capabilities to improve member experience, and Optimize Stars performance. You will apply Data Science techniques and leverage your business acumen to successfully lead multiple complex initiatives and deliver innovative solutions that help drive business performance and growth.
• Ability to structure data analysis, drive analytical solutions and insights, and present recommendations to leadership and internal clients and stakeholders
• Develops complex algorithms and statistical predictive models and determines analytical approaches and modeling techniques to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes.
• Perform analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve complex business problems utilizing advanced statistical techniques and analyses
• Manages large and complex analytical projects from data exploration, model building, performance evaluation and testing.
• Behaves as mentor to junior team members to provide technical advice.
• Collaborates with business partners to develop technical /business approaches and new or enhanced technical tools.
• Interacts with internal and external peers and management to share highly complex information related to areas of expertise and/or to gain acceptance of new or enhanced technology / business solutions
• Use strong programming skills to explore, examine and interpret large volumes of data in various forms.

Required Qualifications
• 3+ years of relevant Data Science and business experience.
• Strong grasp of experimental design, A/B testing and advanced statistical analysis.
• Strong knowledge of advanced analytics tools and languages (proficient experience with Python, R, SAS, SQL).
• Structured approach to frame problems and closely partnering with business stakeholders.
• Strong skills to effectively communicate and negotiate across the business.
• Ability to lead through ambiguity and complexity to take calculated risks to solve problems, forge new paths for growth, and achieve challenging goals.
• Deep knowledge of advanced analytics tools and languages to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources.
•Use strong knowledge in algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions.
•Machine learning & Analytics.

COVID Requirements
COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
CVS Health requires its Colleagues in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.
  • If you are vaccinated, you are required to have received at least one COVID-19 shot prior to your first day of employment and to provide proof of your vaccination status within the first 30 days of your employment. For the two COVID-19 shot regimen, you will be required to provide proof of your second COVID-19 shot within the first 60 days of your employment. Failure to provide timely proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status will result in the termination of your employment with CVS Health.
  • If you are unable to be fully vaccinated due to disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief, you will be required to apply for a reasonable accommodation within the first 30 days of your employment in order to remain employed with CVS Health. As a part of this process, you will be required to provide information or documentation about the reason you cannot be vaccinated. If your request for an accommodation is not approved, then your employment may be terminated.

Preferred Qualifications
•Experience with strategy consulting or on strategy teams a plus.
•Solid understanding and background in health care industry, products, and systems.

Bachelor’s degree in quantitative field, or an equivalent combination of formal education and experience.

Business Overview
At Aetna, a CVS Health company, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We are committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, disability or protected veteran status. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. See Job Description

Hartford, Connecticut

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