Aetna Encounters Technical Analyst - 45423BR in Phoenix, Arizona

Req ID: 45423BR

POSITION SUMMARY

This position offers the opportunity to greatly broaden different skill sets and knowledge of state Medicaid plans. The work is diverse which enhances a candidate's potential for future advancement within the company. Position is responsible for analyzing data from multiple sources in support of the Medicaid business unit.

Fundamental Components: Performs analyses of varied healthcare data to evaluate programs and product solutions using healthcare medical, pharmacy, lab, survey and utilization data. Designs and codes efficiently using SAS/SQL programs.Extracts data from multiple sources and creates integrated analytic datasets and creates reports and studies to address business and research questions.Develops, validates and executes algorithms and predictive models to solve business problems.Executes univariate and multivariate statistical analyses and interprets results in the context of the business problem or question.Conducts periodic updates of analytical routines and department production systemsInvestigates and evaluates alternative solutions to meeting business needs.Participates in presentations and consultations to constituents on information services, capabilities and performance results.Documents methods, specifications and findings clearly; contributes to writing and presentation of results, findings and conclusions.Creates and evaluates the data needs of assigned projects and assures the integrity of the data.Manages personal resources efficiently to complete assigned projects accurately and on time.Participates in the development of project plans and timelines.Responsible for commitments to quality and on-time deliverables.Motivated and is willing to understand and probe into technical details and data irregularities.Contributes to a motivated work environment by working effectively to achieve common goals. BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:2 - 3 years of experience with SQL Server as Power User for coding, troubleshooting and modificationsFamiliarity with HIPAA transaction sets required Coding issues identification & resolution experience requiredSSIS a plusExperience with databases as well data analysis, interpretation and manipulation of data required Healthcare background, along with knowledge of all types of managed care, required EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Information Management/Data acquisition, data management, programming and documentation/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Query and Database Access Tools/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Application development/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Testing/4-6 Years

Functional - Claims/Reporting & special services/

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Database/SQL Server/4-6 Years/Power User

TechnicalExperience/TechnicalFocus/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Subject Disciplines/Business Process Management/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - EDI/EDI/1-3 Years/Power User

REQUIRED SKILLS

General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED

Technology/Leveraging Technology/ADVANCED

Technology/Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

General Business/Consulting for Solutions/FOUNDATION

General Business/Maximizing Work Practices/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Fast paced, technical and highly regulated area.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Health Care