Primary Location: Wellesley, Massachusetts Additional Locations: MA-Wellesley, NY-New York Apply
Description: Aetna's Commercial Sales Analytics Team creates best in class analytics and visualization products and tools to drive Aetna's commercial growth. We are currently looking for an entrepreneurial candidate with experience at the intersection of data science, visualization, and/or product development and management to play a pivotal role in helping transform how our team drives growth.
This is a unique opportunity for someone passionate about innovation in using data science and business intelligence products to change how the sales organization operates. The team currently uses an industry leading scalable data platform and techniques to create solutions to challenging business problems, and we are embarking on an effort to bring agile processes and product/user focused development to our data science and visualizations. This is a fast-paced, collaborative and iterative environment in which quick highly motivated, collaborative, and nimble team members thrive.
Fundamental Components: Analytics & Visualization Product development (50%):
Work directly with business stakeholders and team members to identify opportunities for new business intelligence products or new features for existing products to drive sales growth and effectiveness
Run ideation sessions with users to collaboratively generate requirements and feature sets for immediate production or backlog
Create and maintain a suite of user-friendly, best in class products, dashboards, and tools to meet user needs and drive change in the sales organization
Follow rigorous and structured testing and feedback gathering processes to ensure user adoption and continuous improvement of products
Data engineering and data science (20%):
Understand data required to drive impact, and thought partner with the CSA team and the broader analytics community for external data discovery, creation of proprietary data assets, and communicating their use cases
Work within CSA and with data engineering colleagues to identify automatable tasks and implement workflows
Use strong programming skills to explore, examine, and interpret large volumes of both structured and unstructured data
Collaborate with CSA teammates to drive and/or support advanced analysis and modeling projects to uncover sales growth or effectiveness opportunities
Develops and participates in presentations and consultations to existing and prospective constituents on analytics results and solutions.
Interacts with internal and external peers and managers to exchange complex information related to areas of specialization
Exhibit a self-starter, innovative mindset
Mentor and collaborate with more junior colleagues within the analytics organization
Set clear, measurable professional goals and work with the team to meet them
3+ years of industry experience with product development of business intelligence tools used for communicating complex information and insights to sales, marketing, or other commercial organizations
Extensive experience with Tableau, Spotfire, Looker, Shiny, and other business intelligence/visualization platforms
Demonstrated proficiency with analysis methods, including complex statistical and predictive methods
Demonstrated experience working with big data and automating ETL and other data related processes for both analysis and product feeds
Working experience with Hadoop, Netezza, Alteryx and related tools
Strong ability to communicate technical concepts to business partners
Product management experience and/or Scrum certification/experience a strong plus
MS degree highly preferred
Additional Job Information: Preference for Wellesley, MA (10 miles west of Boston); New York City and Hartford, CT are additional possibilities 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
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