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Principal Statistical Programmer – Advanced Analytics... Practice Managemen
Ref No.: 16-08538
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
This position is responsible for developing solutions to increase revenue and margin by utilizing Predictive Modeling, Segmentation and Machine learning methods.In addition, this position will be providing thought leadership in advanced analytic projects and solutions. The candidate should think strategically about the data and be willing to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment without compromising the quality of work. The candidate will need to champion and drive projects from inception to delivery by working with senior leaders and business partners (IT, Clinical, Operations, etc).

  • Lead the development of new Predictive models working with internal stakeholders from gathering requirements to delivery.
  • Perform data mining by applying machine learning and supervised learning algorithms.
  • Support advanced analytical and data mining efforts which could include but not limited to clustering, segmentation, logistic and multivariate regression, decision/CART trees, neural networks, time-series analysis, sentiment analysis, topic modeling, and Bayesian analysis
  • Visualize, interpret, report, and communicate data findings creatively in a various formats and audiences using Tableau, ggplot.
  • Think creatively and work well both as part of a team and as an individual contributor.

  • Masters degree in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Econometrics, Finance, Engineering, Operations Research, Bioinformatics, Information Systems, or related quantitative disciplines, with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
  • Expert in analytical tools like R, SAS, SQL.
  • Have hands-on experience developing predictive models using analytical methods such as regression, decision trees, support vector machines, Random Forests, Neural Networks.
  • Have hands-on experience using relational database management systems (Oracle, Teradata, SQL Server, DB2 etc.)
  • Expertise in visualization tools like Tableau, ggplot is a plus.
  • Expertise in Python, Linux is a plus.
  • Exceptional ability to communicate and present findings clearly to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills

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Yes, nationwide
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Who does this position report to?
Director of Analytics
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