IBM Watson Health - Business Analyst - Truven in CHICAGO, Illinois

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Lead business analysis, technical documentation and project design for medium to large size healthcare analytics and consulting projects

  • Perform reviews of medical and health research literature and summarize relevant information to develop expertise in practice area(s)

  • Ability to translate data analysis into meaningful findings and recommendations

  • Data Analysis and visualization proficiency in various tools (MS Office, Tableau, others)

  • Oversee multiple complex projects concurrently while coordinating cross functional teams across the organization

  • Lead the design and execution of QA plans for medium to large analytics and consulting projects

  • Lead client meetings for strategic accounts including presenting data, methodology and recommendations

  • Designs and maintains technical work plans to efficiently fulfill client requirements and analytic objectives; works with colleagues to ensure consistent processes, tools and documents are utilized throughout engagements

  • Manage projects (scope, schedule and resources) in a cross functional environment, leading project teams while managing client relationships

  • Extract, compile and validate data, conduct analysis using basic statistics and draft presentations of analytic findings

    Other Duties/Responsibilities

  • Work as part of team to secure new sales including solution design and proposal development

  • Manage ongoing customer relationships including issue resolution

  • Engage in billable consulting activity and complete assigned tasks on time

  • Manage peers work effort on project tasks

  • Participate in design and development of new offerings

  • Deliver sales demo’s and client trainings

  • Participate in the development of sales tools, marketing collateral and sample deliverables for sales support

  • Conduct quality review (code and content) of colleague work product

  • Ability to estimate and meet realistic timelines

  • Mentor and train team members

  • 3 years healthcare analytics background

  • 3 years experience in applying health analysis methods and measures utilizing basic statistical methods

  • 3 years experience with healthcare data- operational, administrative, or clinical

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