Advanced Analytics Translator & Consultant

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Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

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Competitive Total Compensation Package

Overview: <p>The right person for this position won&rsquo;t be a data scientist but understands data science principles and has a real knack for consulting.&nbsp; In this role, you&rsquo;ll leverage your analytics knowledge not in modeling, but in partnering with the business and the data science team as an analytics translator. As a consultant, you&rsquo;ll seek to understand business processes from beginning to end, identify opportunities where advanced analytics can improve results, and ensure holistic solutions are delivered.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Act as an analytics translator for the business, liaising between the business and the data science team.</li> <li>Provide insight to the organization on how advanced analytic solutions can enhance current and new business processes.</li> <li>Identify business problems or opportunities that could benefit from advanced analytic insights that could optimize outcomes or assist the business in capitalizing on new opportunities.</li> <li>Consult with business leaders and their teams to challenge current processes by asking the right questions.</li> <li>Collaborate with functional team members to understand the business problems and determine the best analytical solutions.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE</strong></p> <ul> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in Business, Data Science, Statistics, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Operations Research or related field is required. Master&rsquo;s degree or PhD in related field is preferred.</li> <li>A minimum of five years of related work experience is required.</li> <li>Previous experience working in the healthcare and/or consulting industry is preferred.</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES</strong></p> <ul> <li>Ability to translate advanced analytic solutions into business contexts.</li> <li>Broad knowledge of data mining, big data platforms, statistical modeling, and visualizations.</li> <li>Intermediate skills in Microsoft Access, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.</li> <li>Strong analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills.</li> <li>Advanced written and verbal communication skills.</li> <li>Ability to effectively interface and present to management at all levels of the organization.</li> <li>Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.</li> <li>Ability to build relationships and work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>QUALIFICATIONS</strong></p> <p>To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.</p>