Aetna Data Science Analyst in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 49260BR

Aetna s Commercial Sales Analytics team is seeking a Data Science Analyst to support Local Market and Sales leadership with Business Intelligence and analytical solutions to drive strategic growth for our commercial lines of business. The position will work with a cross-functional team to develop and deliver analytical and Business Intelligence capabilities to improve broker performance and sales effectiveness as well as develop/enhance predictive models for targeted acquisition and retention opportunities. The position will be responsible for extraction and manipulation of data from internal/external sources and delivering solutions and insights through business intelligence tools (Tableau). This position will collaborate with internal and external partners in the design and execution of analytic studies and also play a role turning data into information, researching data anomalies and automating consolidation of data to support end user tools. Fundamental Components:• Develops, validates and executes algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns and recommend solutions • Explores, examines and interprets large volumes of data in various forms • Performs analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve moderately complex business problems utilizing advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses • Develops data structures and pipelines to organize, collect and standardize data that helps generate insights and addresses reporting needs• Uses data visualization techniques to effectively communicate analytical results and support business decisions• Creates and evaluates the data needs of assigned projects and assures the integrity of the data• Explores existing data and recommends additional sources of data for improvements• Documents projects including business objectives, data gathering and processing, detailed set of results and analytical metrics.BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:· 3 years of relevant programming or analytic experience. · Ability to work with large data sets from multiple data sources.· Strong SQL programming skills and experience with SAS programming· Experience with big data technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Tableau.· Demonstrates proficiency in several areas of data modeling, statistical analysis, data engineering and data visualization· Effectively resolves problems and roadblocks as they occur· Demonstrates good written and verbal communication skills. Able to present information to various audiences.· Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business Analytics, Economics, Engineering, or related discipline· Master s preferred


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