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SAS Consultant

  • Location: Missouri, 02895
  • Salary: 55.15
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Interested in getting into the high-in-demand healthcare field? Check out this opportunity!
Position: Senior Analytics Consultant
Location: Remote
Hourly Rate: $55.15/hr.
Term: 6 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Develop daily/weekly/monthly campaigns for various business programs to reach out to client members regarding various conditions, benefits, and statuses/etc. related to their profiles using data tools for targeting including Campaign Relationship Management (CRM) system and Enterprise Data Warehouse (using SQL/SAS/Python) to produce data files
  • Identify trends and write statistical programs to build customer segmentation models in SAS/Python to determine the right member, the right message, the right channel for communication through multiple channels ensuring higher conversion rate to increase member/patient base
  • Interpret, analyze and influence strategy related to campaign evaluation and iteration, including financial impact, marketing cost, multi-channel effectiveness, member experience, behavior change metrics, etc. leveraging analytics methodologies such as A/B testing, etc.
  • Deliver business intelligence to support strategic direction for Customer Relations by defining & measuring critical business metrics and providing analysis for the key metrics
  • Translate analytics results to senior leadership and develop data visualization reports to provide critical business insights
  • Participate on multiple projects pertaining to different audience conditions or otherwise of varied complexity (moderate to high) simultaneously
  • Document and maintain analysis, procedures and queries necessary to prepare data based on targeting requirements and variations in data sources
  • Consult with senior leadership, other team members and/or Manager on the creation of analytic solutions that effectively weigh business and technical tradeoffs using an understanding of strategy as well as relevant big data environment capabilities
  • Apply problem-solving and analytical skill in conjunction with SAS and SQL language to conduct quality assurance checks on data (from initial delivery to final merged data) to ensure data integrity
  • Develop SAS/SQL programs to access member claims data on all adjudication platforms to develop samples for all member surveys for building analysis, including performance guarantees, vendor, and Help Desk satisfaction surveys
  • Work with other senior team members, business partners, including project managers, print production, client account managers and communications product managers, to assist on the flawless execution on data requests by asking appropriate questions and manipulating data accordingly
  • Troubleshoot/research data-related issues and recommend corrective actions by applying descriptive and inferential statistics
  • Contribute to requirements and design phases for member communications operations projects

Is it a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 3 years of development experience with SAS and SAS GRID
  • 3 years of analytics experience within a large organization leveraging scripting languages and statistical software’s such as SAS, Python and SQL to perform data mining, reporting, and advanced analytics
  • 3 years of experience with ETL tools such as SSIS, Azure data factory, Informatica, etc. to extract and transform data from large scale complex data platforms
  • Experience with CRM tools, preferably in a healthcare industry
  • 3 years of experience engaging with business users to develop requirements and formulate business metrics for reporting and presentation with data visualization tools such as Tableau, Power BI, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Operations Research, or related engineering field (quantitative).

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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