full-time employee contract
ManTech is seeking a Sr. Data Analyst to support ManTech's Health and Federal Civilian Business unit at our Baltimore, MD location. The candidate must be able to:
-Produce innovative solutions driven by exploratory data analysis from complex and high-dimensional datasets
-Apply knowledge of statistics, machine learning, programming, data modeling, simulation, and advanced mathematics to recognize patterns, identify opportunities, pose business questions, and make valuable discoveries leading to prototype development and product improvement.
-Use a flexible, analytical approach to design, develop, and evaluate predictive models and advanced algorithms that lead to optimal value extraction from the data.
-Generate and test hypotheses and analyze and interpret the results of product experiments. Work with product engineers to translate prototypes into new products, services, and features and provide guidelines for large-scale implementation.
A minimum of five years of experience using statistical methodologies to identify vulnerabilities in the Medicare, Medicaid, and Managed Care programs. Demonstrated experience and knowledge of health care information, for example health claims data, ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes, physician specialty codes, survey and certification data, and provider/supplier identifiers. Must have experience and proficiency in programming, web programming and data manipulation; basic knowledge of and experience with Medicare claims and pharmacy drug data; basic knowledge of Medicare Parts A, B, C and D benefits; and demonstrated experience in the design, management, and oversight of databases. Experience and proficiency in SAS, SQL, Microsoft Access, and Microsoft Excel are required. The individual must demonstrate experience in statistical detection of potential fraud waste, and abuse, using tools such as predictive modeling, development of mathematical models, neural networks, and data mining or other analytical methods.
Required Educational: Bachelor's degree in related field and relevant work experience as a data analyst in healthcare