Healthcare Data Analyst

Milliman Indianapolis , IN 46218

Posted 2 months ago

Business Overview:

Milliman is looking for a Healthcare Data Analyst to support our consulting work with pharmaceutical manufacturers. As a Healthcare Data Analyst, you will have an opportunity to work with a multi-disciplinary team to develop and execute solutions using data-based approaches across a variety of coding platforms. Our solutions support pharmaceutical manufacturers' strategies for their products. You will be part of a dynamic client delivery team and receive mentoring from colleagues on your team. Successful data analysts are problem solvers, have the ability to code (or willingness to learn), and are able to communicate technical results in a clear and concise manner.

Milliman is among the world's largest independent consulting and actuarial firms. Our clients represent nearly every segment of stakeholders in the global healthcare system. The Indianapolis Health Practice consults for many of the top 20 pharmaceutical manufacturers, including 8 of the 10 largest companies. We leverage the expertise of all of our team members to address our pharmaceutical clients' critical business questions. We have an entrepreneurial environment, which means your career will only be bound by your ability to execute on responsibilities, curiosity to develop additional skills, and ability to deliver client results.

Work sponsorship is not offered with this position.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze large, complex health and drug datasets

  • Develop and implement data analysis plans to address project objectives

  • Produce sophisticated code and check for reasonability of results

  • Build user-friendly and dynamic models for client uses

  • Utilize strong problem solving skills

  • Effectively communicate data analysis findings to the consulting team (verbally and written)

  • Work efficiently in a multi-task environment

  • Work both independently and collaboratively on projects


  • Degree (Bachelors or Masters Degree) in mathematics, actuarial science, computer science, data science, statistics, economics, or other quantitative field

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel or other similar software in performing quantitative analysis.

  • Experience with coding languages (e.g., SAS, R, VBA, SQL) and desire to learn more

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Organizational and time management skills

  • Experience in application development and software implementation is a plus, but not required

  • Experience at pharmaceutical/biotechnology companies, other health-related companies, and/or consulting firms a plus but not required.

Application should include a cover letter and resume.

Behaviors Required:

Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking

Motivations Preferred:

Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the change to take on more responsibility

Entrepreneurial Spirit: Inspired to perform well by an ability to drive new ventures within the business

Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help

Education Required:

Bachelor of Science or better.

Experience Preferred:

0-3 years: Experience with coding languages (e.g., SAS, R, VBA, SQL) and desire to learn more

0-3 years: Experience with Microsoft Excel or other similar software for quantitative analysis

0-3 years: Experience with quantitative analysis using large data sets

Milliman Benefits

At Milliman, we focus on creating an environment that recognizes - and meets - the personal and professional needs of the individual. We offer a competitive benefits package which includes:

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage for employees and their families, including eligible domestic partners.

  • A 401(k) plan with matching program

  • Paid Parental Leave up to 12 weeks

  • Profit sharing as a discretionary contribution to employees' retirement accounts

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) starts accruing on the first day of work and can be used for any reason.

  • Adoption assistance

  • Milliman covers 100% of the premiums for life insurance, AD&D, and both short term and long term disability coverage

  • Flexible spending accounts allow employees to set aside pre-tax dollars to pay for dependent care, transportation and applicable medical needs


Applicants must be presently authorized to work in the United States. Indianapolis Health Practice will not sponsor applicants for this position for the following work visas/statuses: F-1 STEM OPT, H-1B, J-1, TN, O-1, L-1, or E-1/2.

This position will be based out of the Milliman office in Indianapolis. Applicants must be willing to work onsite in the Milliman office.

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