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IBM Watson Health - Analytic Consultant in Columbus, Ohio


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Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM Watson Health is looking for talented individuals destined to usher in the next era of healthcare. We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming healthcare and life sciences organizations today.

We are now looking for an Analytic Consultant to join our team and sit at a client site in Columbus, Ohio!

As an Analytic Consultant, you will provide interactive client support for a Medicaid customer to produce quality data reports and analysis that will help business leaders in their decision making. The Analytic Consultant actively collaborates with IBM Watson Health's national network of consultants to generate best of breed reporting designs for the client while also providing training and analytic expertise for the client. This position will also work with national leaders to learn cutting edge techniques and products to support the client for questions related to Medicaid and other healthcare specifications.

Overview Of Responsibilities

  • Define and document Client's reporting needs - categorize the standard versus ad hoc reports

  • Conduct exploratory analyses in support of analytic requirements

  • Design and create data reports and reporting tools to help business leaders in their decision making

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

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

  • Present the reports and results interpretation to Client

  • Support users/client and staff with proprietary software

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

  • Provide on-site support and training to client end users

  • Complete analytic projects on time and manage multiple deliverables to the client

  • Participate in requirements analysis meetings for system enhancements

  • Operate independently and proactively with client staff

Successful Candidates Will Possess The Following Key Attributes

  • Problem solver, with demonstrated effective communication skills both written and oral to work in multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Ability to establish and maintain positive service oriented relationships with customer, partners and team to promote IBM Watson Health technical credibility as a trusted partner.

  • Proven track record of successful organizational and planning skills to meet customer focused requests.

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a quantitative field such as Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Biostatistics, or Epidemiology

  • At least 2 years work experience analyzing in the health care industry or related consulting

  • Strong analytical skills and basic skills in basic statistical analysis

  • Experience in technologies/tools such as Cognos, SAS, SPSS, Python, R, SQL or other Business Intelligence tools

  • Proven track record of task management skills

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Medicaid OR Healthcare claims analysis work experience

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This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date, where legally permissible. Proof of vaccination status will be required. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical, pregnancy or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in accordance with applicable law.

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Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:

*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.

*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.

*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.

*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).

*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.

*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.

*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.

*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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