Data Analytics Intern

  • Change Healthcare
  • California, USA
  • Jun 28, 2019
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Description

Transforming the future of healthcare isn’t something we take lightly. It takes teams of the best and the brightest, working together to make an impact.
As one of the largest healthcare technology companies in the U.S., we are a catalyst to accelerate the journey toward improved lives and healthier communities.

Here at Change Healthcare, we’re using our influence to drive positive changes across the industry, and we want motivated and passionate people like you to help us continue to bring new and innovative ideas to life.

If you’re ready to embrace your passion and do what you love with a company that’s committed to supporting your future, then you belong at Change Healthcare.

Pursue purpose. Champion innovation. Earn trust. Be agile. Include all.
Empower Your Future. Make a Difference.

You will perform statistical data analyses, data mining and optimizations using multiple tools and techniques to get insights from large complex data sets.

In this role you'll conduct hands-on rigorous quantitative analysis, including getting the data, cleaning it (when necessary / relevant), and exploring it for accuracy. You'll deploy statistical modeling and optimization techniques most suited for the business problem (using R, Python, SQL, and/or other relevant tools). With support, you'll advise client teams on analytic methodologies and approaches to address their specific needs, including discussing data collection, architecture, associated costs and trade-offs, and recommendations.

You'll interpret outputs of statistical models and results to translate input from quantitative analyses into specific and actionable business recommendations and implications. This includes providing detailed documentation of modeling techniques, methodologies, assumptions made and process steps.

You'll manage delivery of analytical solutions to client via written and verbal presentations, including capability building as appropriate. You may advance CHC’s overall knowledge base by providing analytical rigor and problem solving to our proprietary knowledge investments.

You'll begin to own an analytics work stream, manage respective tasks and client project team members/experts, while building client relationships.

Qualifications

  • University student in their junior year in a STEM related field (Ops Research, Statistics, Applied Math, Engineering, Business Analytics);
  • Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms
  • Experience in one or more programming languages (R, Python, C++, etc.)
  • Ability to easily understand the complex algorithm and logic to process data
  • Experience working with a large volume of data with ability to solve performance issues
  • Practitioner of statistical data quality procedures or test driven approach for quality assurance
  • Basic business intuition and clear expertise in analyses with the ability to describe analytic processes, including when and why specific approaches are favored
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with an ability to visualize and report insights creatively in variety of formats to various stakeholders
  • Ability to deliver in deadline-driven environment
  • Team player with a passion for coaching colleagues and client.

Join our team today where we are creating a better coordinated, increasingly collaborative, and more efficient healthcare system!

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Commitment

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form