The Senior Data Scientist uses mathematics, statistics, modeling, business analysis, and technology to transform high volumes of complex data into advanced analytic solutions. The Senior Data Scientist work assignments involve moderately complex to complex issues where the analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
The Senior Data Scientist develops, maintains, and collects structured and unstructured data sets for analysis and reporting. Creates reports, projections, models, and presentations to support business strategy and tactics. Begins to influence department’s strategy. Makes decisions on moderately complex to complex issues regarding technical approach for project components, and work is performed without direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.
Master’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
PhD 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
Scheduled Weekly Hours
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