Job Description :
Our client in Washington-DC is currently seeking a Senior Data Analyst with stellar experience in Health Care to join their team for a long term contract.

Duration: 12 months

Location: Washington DC

Interview Mode: 1st Round Phone Screening, 2nd Round In-Person

Job Responsibility:

Candidate will support the implementation of a Data Integration/Data Warehouse for the Informatics Teams

Data Cleaning – identify erroneous data and determine appropriate resolution
Analyze and assess the quality and integrity of the data
Develop and implement data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and data quality
Understand the meaning/business context of data
Acquire data from internal or external data sources and maintain mapping documents of the files, databases/data systems.
Perform data analysis and data modeling to create source to target mappings.
Evaluate risk from statistical information to determine risk to operations or non-compliance.
Perform gap analysis of data requirements versus current data sources.
Work closely with business analysts and source data experts to develop data requirements.
Assess current data and assist in the resolution of data anomalies.
Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports and feedback

Required Qualifications:

5+ years demonstrated experience as Data Analyst
Strong Structured Query Language (SQL) skills
Demonstrated ability to perform complex queries, assess data quality and develop data mappings.
Working knowledge of U.S. Healthcare Industry
Experience with multiple data warehousing and analytics development projects
B.S. in Mathematics, Engineering, or Computer Science

Preferred Qualifications:

Master of Science in Mathematics, Engineering, or Computer Science
Working knowledge of HEDIS, Fraud, Waste & Abuse
Working knowledge of ETL
Experience with Hadoop and Big Data technologies
Working knowledge of ALM
Working knowledge of COBOL