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Senior Data Scientist (Business Information Analyst) - AIM - Chicago, IL – PS23584

Anthem Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
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This position is located at AIM's Chicago office (near O'Hare airport).

Your Talent. Our Vision. At AIM Specialty Health (AIM) , a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care . This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve.

Do you enjoy analyzing data and figuring out what it's telling you? Are you good at turning your findings into a meaningful story? The Business Analytics and Insights team at AIM Specialty Health seeks seasoned healthcare analytics professionals to join our team. Merge your business acumen and passion for numbers to deliver critical business insights that will generate lasting results to new, existing, and future clients.

Advanced SQL Server and Microsoft Office expertise are a must. Intellectual curiosity, superior data mining skills, and the ability to distill financial impacts and levers and communicate them to non-technical audiences is critical to being successful in this role. What will make you stand out versus other candidates? Proven ability to empower analytics-driven business decisions, experience applying statistical concepts, data visualization skills, knowledge of medical claims data, and/or actuarial experience.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to

  • Plan and develop complex operational, financial, and statistical analysis of cost of care program outcomes.
  • Remove project and organizational roadblocks to deliver analyses that facilitate business decisions.
  • Independently mine medical claims, eligibility, and clinical operations data to track key performance metrics and identify opportunities.
  • Apply analytical best practices to identify indicators of sub-optimal performance, and communicate findings to business stakeholders and customers.
  • Consistently articulate fact-based, strategic recommendations based on analytical findings.
  • Ensure quality of data and analyses while clearly communicating relevant pitfalls and limitations.
  • Develop knowledge products that offer self-service business intelligence capabilities to key business partners.
  • Provide statistical rigor to client-facing analyses. Ensure alignment on technical definitions for metrics and methods.


  • BS/BA degree in related field; minimum 3-5 years.
  • Preferred degree fields: mathematics, statistics, economics, finance, actuarial science. Master's degree or PhD preferred.
  • Healthcare experience (e.g., medical insurance, health plan, integrated delivery network) strongly preferred.
  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills required.
  • Ability to manipulate large data sets, experience with relational databases and knowledge of query tools and statistical software required.
  • Expert SQL and Excel skills strongly preferred.
  • RStudio (R, Shiny, ggplot) and Python experience preferred.
  • Extensive experience using large, multi-source datasets, especially medical claims data, preferred.
  • Focused on complex and varied metrics, making recommendations, and providing assistance to staff.


  • Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 Diversity Inc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at anthem inc.com/careers.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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    Chicago, IL
    USA