Posted in Science 30+ days ago.
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Location: Bloomfield, Connecticut
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Cigna’s Global Data & Analytics (GD&A) unit offers solutions that provide actionable insights to internal and external business partners and customers that help reduce health costs, improve outcomes, provide financial security and measure and forecast business performance. The Global Data & Analytics team has joint accountability with business operations to achieve Cigna’s customer-centric, business growth objectives and strives for high levels of alignment, day-to-day engagement and. The team provides analytical discipline and rigor to enable fact-based decisions for the business.
The successful Sr. Data Scientist will be a key contributor in the development of comprehensive data resources and advanced analytics supporting next generation hospital / facility / professional services reimbursement rate contracting. As a part of the Data Science team, this person will help build an analytics foundation that will empower market leadership to design, monitor and optimize provider and facility contracts.
Embed with agile project teams and participate within the agile scrum framework to deliver state of the art analytics, within state of the art software, designed to enable business partners to deliver lower total cost of care to clients and customers via improved hospital / facility / professional services reimbursement rate negotiations Work with business subject matter experts within agile experience group to gain knowledge of facility / provider reimbursement contracting, understand business objectives within the domain, and frame problems for analytics solutions, including identifying opportunities for application of machine learning approaches Survey internal and external data sources and contribute to central analytics ETL modules in python and HiveQL, perform exploratory data analysis, rules-based as well as advanced statistical modeling, including machine learning approaches. Data domains include but are not limited to claims experience, provider demographics, customer demographics, provider reimbursement contract, as well as clinical data
This position requires experience and/or theoretical expertise in one or more of the key areas of Data Science within the Health Insurance context: Computer Science, Statistical Analysis, and/or Health Insurance Domain knowledge.
If you require an accommodation based on your physical or mental disability please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.