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Lead Analytics Consultant

Primary Location: New York, NY
Additional Locations: NY-New York
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Description:
Looking for opportunities to use cutting edge technologies analyzing petabytes of data in a world class Hadoop cluster, generating insights to guide consumers in their journey to wellness and help them achieve their health ambitions, whether it’s running the Inca Trail Marathon or playing tackle football with their grandkids? Aetna’s Member Analytics team is focused on delivering strategically-impactful programs and tools to help members across all life stages feel the joy of achieving their best health, in their own way.

This position will work within a cross-functional team, delivering predictive analytics solutions to drive customer engagement and next-best-action, and improve customer experience across critical journeys, e.g., onboarding, breast cancer, maternity. The candidate will be responsible for extracting and manipulating data from multiple, large data sources and using the data to deliver predictive model and solutions to drive member behavior change and experience across channels (mobile app, web, email, social, call center, Apple)

Position is open to NYC, Wellesley MA and Hartford CT.


Fundamental Components:
  • Lead team of 2-3 Data Scientists on the development and delivery of predictive analytics solutions to drive behavior change or customer experience across channels
  • Consults with business partners to understand problems and goals, understand business value, and translate into business opportunities to be captured through predictive analytics solutions
  • Develops and/or uses advanced algorithms and statistical predictive models and determines analytical approaches and modeling techniques to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes
  • Demonstrates superior communication skills, and ability to develop and participate in presentations and consultations to business stakeholders on analytics results and solutions
  • Supports deployment of insights across multiple channels, i.e., web, mobile app, email, social, call center, Apple watch
  • Motivates team members and probes into technical detail
  • Contributes Subject Matter Expertise (SME) through interactions with team members, peers and managers to exchange complex information related to areas of specialization
  • Mentors others, and champions 360-feedback across team


Background Experience:
  • 7-10 or more years of progressively complex related experience
  • Advanced in-depth specialization in mathematical analysis methods, machine learning, statistical analyses, and predictive modeling
  • Expertise in using R or Python to manipulate large data sets and develop statistical models
  • Expertise in data management in a Hadoop environment, including use of Hive
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, critical thinking and conceptual thinking abilities
  • Superior skills to effectively communicate technical ideas and results to non-technical clients in written and verbal form
  • Ability to negotiate and manage interactions across the business and project stakeholders
  • Strong organizational, management and leadership skills
  • Comprehensive knowledge of health care industry, products, systems, business strategies and products


Potential Telework Position:
No

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Candidate Privacy Information:
Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

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