- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Lead a business vertical and drive the thought leadership and strategy for pioneering and implementing advanced analytics solutions to solve business problems in healthcare
Leverage Optum’s, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, Big Data analytics infrastructure comprising Hadoop, Revolution R, Visual SAS and SAS Fraud framework, R, Python, HIVE to solve complex business problems in Healthcare Domain
Work with the business teams to operationalize the analytics solution for problems in areas of Fraud Waste and Abuse, Provider Operations, Provider Experience, Transaction Operations, Customer Engagement and Experience, Industrial Engineering and Advanced Forecasting techniques
Be a trusted partner for the business stakeholders by understanding their business and strategy
Manage client and program engagements using governance models
Engage in client communications for all important functions including data understanding/exploration, strategizing solutions, etc.
Manage a large team of analytics professionals to deliver analytics solutions and provide feedback to inform learning trajectory necessary to shape up the individuals for larger roles
Graduate/Post-graduate degree in: Statistics/Economics/Econometrics/Computer Science/ Engineering/ Mathematics/MBA (with a strong quantitative background)
Extensive experience in the Analytics/Data Science industry
Significant programming experience with SAS, R, Python, Machine Learning, H2O, HIVE, and SQL, etc.
Exposure to Data Visualization and Business Intelligence tools/packages like Tableau, R Shiny and D3.js
Strong practical knowledge of econometric/statistical methods like Linear Regression, Logistic regression, Generalized Linear Model, Survival Analysis, Sampling Techniques, Design of Experiments, Time series analysis, CART, CHAID, Multivariate Techniques like Clustering, Discriminant Analysis, Principal Component Analysis, Factor Analysis, or Multidimensional Scaling, etc.
Strong theoretical and practical knowledge of Machine Learning techniques like Random Forest, Neural Networks, Support Vector Machines, Gradient Boosting, Bagging Techniques, or Genetic Algorithms, etc.
Strong practical knowledge of primary NLP applications like OCR, Pattern Recognition, Auto Coding, Advanced Text Analytics, and Information Extraction
Excellent analytical and problem solving, including the ability to disaggregate issues, identify, root causes and recommend solutions
Excellent presentation skills; ability to organize and present information to suit the needs and understanding of the audience
Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment while demonstrating good level of maturity
Professional, service oriented, proactive and flexible
Extensive experience in the Healthcare domain
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
Job Keywords: Senior Manager, Data Science, Data Scientist, Analytics, SAS, R, Python, Machine Learning, H2O, HIVE, SQL, Data Visualization, Business Intelligence, Tableau, R Shiny, D3.js, Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, Generalized Linear Model, Survival Analysis, Sampling Techniques, Design of Experiments, Time Series Analysis, CART, CHAID, Clustering, Discriminant Analysis, Principal Component Analysis, Factor Analysis, Multidimensional Scaling, Machine Learning, Random Forest, Neural Networks, Support Vector Machines, Gradient Boosting, Bagging Techniques, Genetic Algorithms, NLP, OCR, Pattern Recognition, Auto Coding, Advanced Text Analytics, Information Extraction, Gurgaon, Haryana
Senior Manager - Data Science - Gurgaon,
About the company
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.
A Fortune 6 company, we're focused on helping people live healthier lives while making the health system work better for everyone. Here, we seek to empower people with the information, guidance and tools to make personal health choices. We work harder and we aim higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And, at the end of the day, we’re doing a lot of good for more than 85 million people worldwide.
Our biggest point of differentiation is our people - and the collective talent, energy, intelligence and drive our force of 188,000 individuals around the world bring to our mission every single day. So, how do we do it? With our every action, interaction and intention that demonstrates the five fundamental values that guide everything we do: