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Business Info Developer / Developer Sr. / Developer Consultant - California (Walnut Creek/Woodland Hills) - PS14896 in Walnut Creek, CA at Anthem, Inc.

Date Posted: 11/29/2018

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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.  This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Business Info Developer / Developer Sr. / Developer Consultant
Work location: California - Walnut Creek or Woodland Hills

This healthcare data role is responsible for creating and executing queries and reports for Anthem’s California Commercial business.  The position will work closely with the local business and network operations teams to develop data-based reports and insights on healthcare cost, utilization and population metrics.  The position will coordinate report development and data visualization projects and will plan and conduct technical end user training on reports and/or dashboards. The primary focus of this position is query writing.  

Primary duties include:
- Design, write and execute complex queries to extract healthcare claims and encounter data from data warehouses.
- Construct cost and utilization reports, such as inpatient metrics and care referral patterns.
- Automate updates for recurring views.
- Evaluate data sources and determine the most appropriate data source for use in specific projects.
- Conduct cross-validation, data cleansing, and quality checks for extracted data.
- Establish and maintain excellent knowledge of data definitions and data integrity issues specific to California.
- Present summarized data interpretations and caveats to business and technical end-users.
- Design and develop dashboards and data visualization views.
- Provider programming support for ad hoc projects.
Requires a BA/BS degree; 2-5 years of related experience; or any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background.

Business Info Developer - 2 years of experience
Business Info Developer Sr. - 2-3 years of experience
Business Info Consultant - 4-5 years of experience

- PC, spreadsheet and database skills, as well as experience in standard Business Information tools and programming/ query languages is also required.
- Experience developing and modifying complex SQL queries.
- Experience working with multiple data sources.
- Experience working with large data sets.
- Expert level proficiency with MS excel.
- Experience building views in data visualization tools.
- Ability to communicate effectively with multiple levels in the organization and summarize technical terms to business support areas.
- Ability to reach out proactively and independently to obtain support for technical questions.
- SAS and/or web based programming experience is a plus.
- Knowledge of healthcare terminology and common cost, utilization and quality measures is preferred.
- Previous medical informatics work experience preferred.

Please note: This position may be filled at any level listed above. The Hiring Manager will determine level based upon the selected applicant's skillset relative to the qualifications listed for this position.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.