Data Analyst,Startup
Location: Philadelphia, PA

This client is a startup that recently received a $10M Series B and is now expanding. They are a software firm in the healthcare data and patient informatics space creating a cloud platform that enables clients to aggregate, assess and direct healthcare utilization and to help clients improve the ways they engage with patients. 

Note: To be considered for this position, you must have specific experience developing patient cohort longitudinal studies using patient data (medical/pharmacy claims) and/or contributed to persistency studies using Pharmaceutical data, understand SQL, (and preferably SAS and R). If you have not done this type of work, please do not apply.

Company challenges

  • Empowering clients with highly rewarding data discovery and licensing tools
  • Ingesting and managing billions of healthcare records from a wide variety of partners
  • Standardizing on common data models across data types
  • Orchestrating an industry-leading HIPAA privacy layer
  • Innovating a proprietary de-identification and data science algorithms
  • Building a culture that supports rapid iteration and new possibilities

How you will help
As Data Analyst, it will be your responsibility to provide data and analytics expertise externally for client deliverables and internally to develop the breadth and depth of our offerings. Our team will rely on you for your expertise with healthcare data and your strong SQL skills.

What you will do

  • In the first 30 days you will be responsible for pre sales requests & delivery of products. This will require the ability to listen to a business question, translate to data assets, deliver the sample counts, and work with engineers to understand data
  • Understand Key Performance Measures and Indicators that drive company measurement, reporting and analytics across key data sources and functions such as medical claims transactions (e.g. 837 and 835), pharmacy claims (NCPDP D.0), EMR/EHR, lab transactions, and other emerging data assets
  • Consult with clients to understand business requirements and deliver appropriate data science solutions to meet their needs
  • Perform analytics against healthcare data to support client initiatives using SQL based programming tools
  • Continue to develop broader and deeper knowledge of data assets and analytic methodologies everyday
  • Provide guidance and support during the vendor on-boarding process which includes data ingestion, normalization, and QC activities
  • Provide guidance and support to improve the insights and capabilities of the marketplace website

You are …

  • A data geek that is excited about cultivating the largest repository of healthcare assets to-date
  • A self-starter that enjoys working in a small, rapidly changing, fast paced environment
  • Methodical, executing through several approaches to determine the best fit
  • Energized by learning even if outside the scope of day-to-day responsibilities
  • Comfortable working on several different tasks throughout your workday
  • Passionate about sharing your healthcare data knowledge with others
  • A data analyst with enviable SQL skills

Desired skills and experience

  • BS degree in math, statistics, or similar
  • 4+ years’ experience in the healthcare data industry, preferably in a consulting environment
  • Proficient in programming against large data assets with a working knowledge of SQL, preferably also knowledgeable in SAS and/or R
  • Ability to gather requirements, test strategies, design deliverables
  • Knowledge of the healthcare industry and analytics utilized by pharmaceutical marketing teams
  • Subject matter expertise in a wide variety of healthcare data assets
  • Proven analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities
  • Skilled teaching and instruction capability for internal and customer-facing sessions
  • Extensive experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment


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