Healthcare Data Scientist

| Chicago

What We'll Bring:

• A work environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We consistently explore new technologies and tools to be agile.
• Flexible time off, workplace flexibility, an environment that welcomes continued professional growth through support of tuition reimbursement, conferences and seminars.
• Our culture encourages our people to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.
• An opportunity to be a part of a variety of analytical projects in a non-solid environment and be recognized for the work you deliver.

 

What You'll Bring:

  • Master’s in statistics, applied mathematics, predictive analytics, machine learning, or another highly quantitative field with a track record of academic excellence
  • 8 years of relevant data analysis or analytics experience with at least 5 years of experience in building statistical analysis, predictive and prescriptive analytics/ models
  • 2+ years of experience in building machine learning systems, from prototyping to production release.
  • Advanced modeling skills; proficiency with a statistical language such as R, Python, or SAS
  • Advanced/expert level skills with SQL/NoSQL databases and can interact with large amounts of data stored in a Hadoop environment

 

Impact You'll Make:

We’d love to see:

  • Past experience in the healthcare, insurance industry and other related risk prediction efforts highly desirable
  • Experience analyzing healthcare (clinical, operational, and economic) data
  • Previous experiences in analyzing unstructured data using NLP
  • Familiar with working on Linux and Tableau environment
  • Ability to interpret statistical concepts behind models and packages

 

Impact you’ll make:

  • Collaborate with internal and external partners to deliver innovative analytical products and insights. You will be directly involved in the development of machine learning models and business intelligence solutions for clients such as hospitals, medical insurance companies, and 3rd party analytics partners.
  • Design and influence the evolution of the healthcare big data platform and architecture that incorporates machine learning and natural language processing
  • You will participate in projects with business partners/consultants on analytic client engagements involving descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analysis leveraging a variety of techniques (e.g., segmentation, logistic regression, survival analysis, principal component analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, scenario and sensitivity analysis, and machine learning).
  • Dig in by extracting data and performing statistical analyses on large population datasets (using languages such as R, SAS, SQL, and Python on Linux)
  • Deliver analytic insights and recommendations in succinct and compelling presentations for internal and external customers at various levels including an executive audience
  • Help to cultivate an environment that promotes excellence and innovation 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

 

Read Full Job Description

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PerlLanguages
    • PHPLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • SASLanguages
    • HadoopLanguages
    • TableauLanguages
    • AccessDatabases
    • HBaseDatabases
    • HiveDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • OracleDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • Microsoft ProjectManagement
    • TumblrCMS
    • HubSpotCRM
    • IntercomCRM
    • Microsoft DynamicsCRM
    • SalesforceCRM
    • Campaign MonitorEmail
    • MailChimpEmail
    • Adobe CampaignLead Gen
    • MarketoLead Gen
    • Oracle EloquaLead Gen

Location

555 W Adams St, Chicago, IL 60661

What are TransUnion Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Volunteer Time
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement

Additional Perks + Benefits

Start your day at TU by grabbing an Intelligentsia coffee or a tasty, hot breakfast from our onsite café. Head up to your workspace where you'll get down to business amidst the inspiring backdrop of beautiful downtown Chicago. Brainstorm onsite with team members in a variety of colorful huddle rooms or collaborate cross-functionally with our offices around the world via video conference, Skype or our intranet. Check things off your to-do list as you continually make progress on key business initiatives. Need a quick break? Challenge your colleagues to a game of ping-pong, pool, foosball, pop-a-shot or Mario Kart in one of our three onsite game rooms. Ready to hit the gym? We have one right downstairs complete with a personal trainer and a selection of free instructor-led fitness classes. Keep your energy up. Take a conference call at one of our walking or bicycle desks. Then attend the quarterly town hall to hear from the TU leadership team on progress in the current quarter and plans for the next. After a day of innovation, wind down in one of our massage chairs or join your colleagues at North Avenue for a game of league volleyball, sponsored by TU!

More Jobs at TransUnion108 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
HR
Internships
Legal
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Content
Developer
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Product
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Design + UX
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
HR
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Product
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Content
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago