IBM Watson Health- Business Data Analyst in St Louis, Missouri

Job Description

Position Overview

This position is an individual contributor role within the Provider Consulting Team. A consultant in this position can diagnose client’s business issues and determine the appropriate solutions that will address client issues for medium to large sized engagements and deliver a positive ROI on the consulting engagement.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

Data Analyst

  • Lead business analysis, technical documentation and project design for medium to large size healthcare analytics and consulting projects

  • Ability to translate data analysis into meaningful findings and recommendations

  • Extract, compile and validate data, conduct analysis using basic statistics and draft presentations of analytic findings

  • Perform reviews of medical and health research literature and summarize relevant information to develop expertise in practice area(s)

  • Data Analysis and visualization proficiency in various tools (MS Office, Tableau, others)

  • Oversee multiple complex projects concurrently while coordinating cross functional teams across the organization

  • Lead client meetings for strategic accounts including presenting data, methodology and recommendations

Project Manager

  • Manage projects (scope, schedule and resources) in a cross functional environment, leading project teams while managing client relationships

  • Designs and maintains technical work plans to efficiently fulfill client requirements and analytic objectives; works with colleagues to ensure consistent processes, tools and documents are utilized throughout engagements

  • Lead the design and execution of QA plans for medium to large analytics and consulting projects

Other Duties/Responsibilities

  • Work as part of team to secure new sales including solution design and proposal development

  • Manage ongoing customer relationships including issue resolution

  • Engage in billable consulting activity and complete assigned tasks on time

  • Manage peers work effort on project tasks

  • Participate in design and development of new offerings

  • Deliver sales demos and client trainings

  • Participate in the development of sales tools, marketing collateral and sample deliverables for sales support

  • Conduct quality review (code and content) of colleague work product

  • Ability to estimate and meet realistic timelines

  • Mentor and train team members

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 3 years Healthcare analytics background required

  • 3 years experience in applying health analysis methods and measures utilizing basic statistical methods

  • 3 years experience with healthcare data - operational, administrative or clinical

  • 3 years knowledge of basic statistical concepts

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • 5 years Healthcare analytics background required

  • 3 years working knowledge and/or work experience with Python, SPSS, R, SAS, or SQL

  • PMP certification

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.