Pharmacy Investigators and Consultants, a leading firm dedicated to anti-fraud deterrence programs in health care, is seeking an entry level data scientist to maintain our two proprietary, highly sophisticated data analytics tools: COPSTM (used to score health care claims for fraud) and CARsTM (an on-line portal fraud auditing). The candidate should have excellent coding skills in Python as well as HTML, jQuery, SQL, PHP and MySQL. While three to five years’ experience is highly desirable, it is not required. A Master’s Degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics or related degree is required. The candidate will work closely with existing clinical and criminologist staff and combine the candidate’s coding and statistical and analytical skills and knowledge to form a dynamic and client-centric team. Specifically, the applicant must have proven experience with the following:
•experience building client-facing reports
•strong data visualization abilities and experience with Tableau
•strong SQL abilities and experience querying relational databases (e.g., Spark)
•experience analyzing data with Python or R
Salary is open based on experience, but we aim for a highly competitive level of compensation. The position is open immediately. Excellent benefits and the candidate will enjoy a team environment with highly motivated and skilled team members, all of whom have advanced degrees. While some travel to the Northwest Chicago suburbs would occasionally be required for group training sessions, this position will not require daily commuting. Because of our firm’s size, you must be able to work in the United States WITHOUT a visa of any kind.
For more information about the firm, please see: www.piconsulting.org.