Sr. Data Scientist (Remote)

Keystone Peer Review Organization, Inc. Harrisburg , PA 17104

Posted 2 weeks ago

Senior Data Scientist (Remote)

  • Are you an experienced Senior Scientist looking for a new challenge?
  • Do you value care management and quality improvement?
  • Are you motivated, energetic, and excited to become part of the Kepro team?

If so, you might be our next new team member!

Who we need:

A Senior Data Scientist responsible for ap health service research methodologies to support goals and objectives. Assist staff in conducting investigative work, collecting, and analyzing data, applying the science of epidemiology to enhance the output of our clinical decision-making tools. Responsibilities include providing and supporting analyses, decisions, and recommendations for complex issues; and providing scientific and technical knowledge in evaluating programs designed to measure the success of cooperative projects.

Why us?

Kepro is a rapidly growing national quality improvement and care management organization. We work to ensure that over 20 million people receive the right care, at the right time, in the right setting.

People Focused. Mission Driven.

Shape the future of healthcare with us. We are mission driven to improve lives through healthcare quality and clinical expertise.

We do this through our people.

At Kepro, you can do meaningful work that makes a real difference for the lives of individuals across the country. We are an organization that cares deeply about our employees, and we provide the training and support to do the best work of your career.

Benefits are a key component of your rewards package at Kepro. These benefits are designed to provide you and your family additional protection, security, and support for both your career and your life away from work. They are comprehensive and fit a variety of needs and situations. Our benefits include comprehensive health plans, paid time off, retirement savings, corporate wellness, educational assistance, corporate discounts and more.

What youll do:

  • Cooperative project design, assisting in the identification of areas worthy of study and in the calculation of appropriate sample sizes.
  • Assist Kepro staff, consultants, and biostatisticians in conduction of investigative work, analyzing and reporting the results of case review and pattern analysis of claims data to serve the educational needs of the physician, provider, and beneficiary communities.
  • Assist in designing the follow-up evaluation mechanisms to measure the success of cooperative projects.
  • Assist in the design and production (writing) of feedback reports and other publishable documents.
  • Review all literature to assist in designing interventions, feedback tools and data collection instruments.
  • Develop affiliations with health services researchers to enhance Kepros competitiveness for available grants and its reputation as a contributor to scientific literature.
  • Promote and maintain professional inter/intradepartmental relationships within Kepro as well as will all external customers.

What youll need:

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Masters Degree in Epidemiology.
  • Statistics or Health Service Research and/or significant experience.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Requires strong communication, quantitative, business and computer skills, knowledge of SAS, SPSS, and Access highly desirable, ability function compatibly with team members of diverse clinical and experiential backgrounds essential. Knowledge of healthcare and related issues. Knowledge of quality project methodologies desirable.

Experience

Thank You!

We know your time is valuable and we thank you in advance for applying for this position. Due to the high volume of applicants, we receive, only those who are chosen to advance in our interview process will be contacted. We sincerely appreciate your interest in Kepro and invite you to apply to future openings that may be of interest. Best of luck in your search!

~ The Kepro Talent Acquisition Team

Mental and Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made as required by law in an attempt to enable an individual with a disability to perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for prolonged periods of time; key and/or control objects; interact extensively with internal and external customers; occasionally lift and/or move objects weighing up to 10 pounds; and occasionally travel within the state.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Kepro is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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