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Watson Health - Data Analyst, KY

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IBMs Industry Consultants are essential to our clients as they work to reinvent themselves for the future. Join our highly visible and highly skilled team of global consultants as we strive to accelerate sales, deliver client engagements, and build IBMs market eminence. If you are a forward-thinker and a curious intellectual, we welcome you to apply for your next exciting career challenge!

*Must be able to travel weekly to work on-site in Frankfort, Kentucky

The Data Analyst will be responsible for ensuring and maintaining the quality of the client and vendor data received with the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) The Data Analyst will work closely with the client, carrier & PBM vendor(s) and internal/UPMC Data and Technical Leads to understand the client / vendor data and develop the appropriate test plan, test cases and test schedule in support of data onboarding and all necessary data quality assurance tasks.

The successful candidate will interact and communicate with leadership, technical staff, subject matter experts, and supporting team members, as well as the customers, on a broad range of data and project-related requests and issues. This candidate will also elicit, document, and visualize data across the enterprise and project, and will review and interpret the needs of State organizations, including how to apply them to the design and development of databases and data warehouses.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Reviews data files, mapping requirements and transformation logic.
  • Performs Data Profiling on data sources and provide observations and recommendations on data usage.
  • Works with business analysts to establish clearly defined business requirements.
  • Works with data suppliers and data architects to establish input and interface specifications.
  • Executes test plan, document issues and defects, including relevant brief descriptions of the issue with detailed steps to replicate.
  • Executes test cases, scripts and procedures (manual and automated).
  • Tracks defects to resolution, perform root cause analysis and provide testing metrics for continuous quality improvement.

Successful Candidates will possess the following:
  • Medicaid, MMIS or related experience with a state agency
  • Demonstrated experience directing multi-discipline technical teams producing Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) solutions
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate with technical teams, delivery managers, project management, client management and customer stakeholders

  • Must work in Frankfort, Kentucky five days a week
  • 5+ years quality assurance experience, which includes skills necessary to work with computer systems, knowledge of data manipulation tools and analysis techniques.
  • 3+ years of advanced SQL skills
  • 3+ years experience writing queries & viewing/testing data in relational databases
  • Experience working with large data sets required and resolving data management, integration, and validation issues.
  • Ability to acquire, organize and synthesize quantitative data to identify key findings for business audiences.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

Preference for a candidate located in Frankfort, KY

IBM Watson Health is pioneering a new partnership between humanity and technology with the goal of transforming global health and revolutionizing many aspects of the medical and pharmaceutical industries, as well as government sectors. We aspire to improve lives and give hope by delivering innovation to address the worlds most pressing health challenges through data and artificial intelligence insights.

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Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-10-17 Expires: 2019-11-16

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