Data Analyst Lead

  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 601 South Gaines Street, Little Rock, AR, USA
  • 07/20/2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

With advanced knowledge and expertise, this position provides critical support for the quality, validity and integrity of confidential data to use in decision making and organizational efficiency improvement initiatives. The Data Analyst retrieves, analyzes and summarizes business, medical, operations, financial, sales, customer and/or economic data in order to develop competitive and business intelligence, to optimize effectiveness and/or predict business outcomes. Incumbent identifies, analyzes, and interprets trends or patterns and prepares ongoing reports and data visualizations in order to support business decisions. Incumbent is expected to serve as a coach and mentor with advanced data analytics knowledge.

Education & Experience:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Math, Science, Statistics, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Data Science/Informatics, Computer Science, Information Systems, Health Administration, Health Information, Epidemiology, Actuarial Science or related field.
  2. Seven (7) years of data analytics experience, which includes data extraction, data manipulation, repository building and data interpretation OR Master’s degree in a related field and five (5) year of data analytics experience.
  3. Advanced experience with relational database i.e. SAS, SQL, AQT and MS Windows based query software.
  4. One (1) year of experience presenting on analysis and interpretation of data.
  5. Project management experience with large-scale, cross-functional projects.


Preferred Skills:

  1. Visio or other flowcharting tool
  2. Healthcare industry work experience


Analytical Skills, Critical Thinking, Data Analysis, Detail-Oriented, Leadership, Mentoring, Microsoft Excel, Problem Solving, SAS Statistics, Self Motivation, Sound Judgment, Stress Management, Time Management, Verbal Communication, Written Communication

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