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IBM Healthcare Data Analytic Consultant - Watson Health in SMYRNA, Georgia


Are you looking for a career that will allow you to use your unique blend of business acumen and tech savvy? Analysts at IBM are subject matter experts that build the bridge between our business and our clients, immersing themselves into the market to understand problems and find innovative solutions. Be ready to navigate the complex relationships that make the business world run and find the actionable insights that result in great business decisions.

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM’ Watson Health Government Health and Human Services, is looking for talented individuals destined to usher in the next era of healthcare.

We are now looking for a Healthcare Data Analytic Consultant to join our Atlanta, GA – Smyrna office team!

*Must be able to work in the Smyrna Office weekly.

As a Healthcare Data Analytic Consultant, you will provide interactive customer service and technical product support for a Medicaid client to produce quality data reports that will help business leaders in their decision making. You will collaborate with IBM Watson analytics national network of consultants to generate best of breed reporting designs for the client while also providing training and analytic expertise for the client. You will also work with subject matter experts to learn cutting edge techniques and products to support the client for questions related to Medicaid and other healthcare specifications.

Overview of responsibilities:

  • Collaborate and work closely with clients and project team to deliver results

  • Define and document Client’s reporting needs – categorize the standard versus ad hoc reports

  • Support users/client and staff with proprietary software

  • Establish business relationships and work closely with clients and project team to deliver results

  • Provide on-site customer support and training to client end users.Conduct data analysis and database management to support analytic requirements

  • Report support – assist with requests for ad hoc reports, dashboard, custom healthcare analysis, miscellaneous research, etc

  • Contribute and assist in managing quality data, quality assessments and advise on analytic methods

  • Complete project assignments on time and manage multiple deliverables to client

Successful candidates will possess the following key attributes:

  • Knowledge/ understanding in healthcare industry, such as clinical administration claims data etc

  • Problem solver, with demonstrated record of effective communications both verbal and written to work in multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Ability to establish and maintain positive service-oriented relationships with customer, partners and team to promote IBM’s technical credibility as a trusted partner

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 4 years of healthcare industry work experience as relatable to role

  • Demonstrated ability and experience of Analytic methodology

  • Technology/tool experience in Cognos or SAS, or related

  • Proven track record of task management skills.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred in quantitative field such as, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Biostatistics, or related

  • Medicaid OR Healthcare claims transaction work experience.

About Business Unit

IBM Watson Health is pioneering a new partnership between humanity and technology with the goal of transforming global health and revolutionizing many aspects of the medical and pharmaceutical industries, as well as government sectors. We aspire to improve lives and give hope by delivering innovation to address the world’s most pressing health challenges through data and artificial intelligence insights.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.