Acumen LLC

Acumen, LLC conducts policy research in support of federal, state, and local health care and social policy programs. We leverage our vast data resources to improve information available to policymakers on topics such as drug and vaccine safety; health insurance markets; value-based purchasing; and health care fraud.

Acumen, LLC, in conjunction with its affiliated firm, The SPHERE Institute, offers policymakers a powerful policy analysis capability, providing specific and impartial advice, as well as context for policy debates.

Our work reflects our belief that policymakers, health care providers, and the public should have the best available information upon which to base their decisions.

Apr 15, 2024  
$140,358 yearly
The SPHERE Institute has multiple positions available for Senior Back-End Quality Assurance Analyst in Burlingame, CA. Work with the Quality Assurance (QA) team to develop metrics and methods for maximizing test coverage. Create project schedules and resource allocation models for QA related tasks. Review various technical specifications, test plans, and project life-cycles. Define QA testing best practices and identify new testing strategies. Develop automation standards and frameworks for test processes based on best practices. Identify and report general website bugs in addition to functionality and usability issues found in web applications and internal software tools. Validate fixes and maintain clear and appropriate issue-tracking documentation including running regression, performance, and stress testing. Participate in the design and maintenance of internal reporting process documentation by contacting developers, Business Analysts, and...
Acumen LLC Burlingame, CA, USA Full-Time
Apr 15, 2024  
$121,597 yearly
Acumen, LLC has multiple positions available for Product Manager I in Burlingame, CA and various unanticipated office locations throughout the USA. Work closely with clients to understand their priorities, the goals of the end user, and requirements for the products requested for development. Responsible for researching, defining, evaluating, and prioritizing product requirements and potential edge cases. Translate high-level requirements to functional product requirements. Develop knowledge of the client’s research area or domain, including data sources and methodologies for data and/or non-data products. Proactively communicate with different stakeholders and groups involved in Product Development about any updates, questions and specifications. Lead and participate in standups, design discussions, planning, and other meetings as required. Contribute to the user experience and early interface designs.  
Acumen LLC Burlingame, CA, USA Full-Time
Apr 15, 2024  
$146,266 yearly
Acumen, LLC has multiple positions available for AppDev Lead DevOps Engineer in Burlingame, CA. Work on moderate to complex tasks in support of a project that requires a singular area of expertise. Develop and build IT solutions to meet business, technical and security requirements. Help develop company standards and baselines for the use, installation, and configuration of the technology. Install and configure solutions. Translate business and technical requirements into test cases, test scenarios and scripts. Develop and/or implement reusable components. Perform script maintenance and updates due to changes in requirements or implementations. Assist with the set up and maintenance of development, testing and production environments for both manual and automated testing. Work as a project team member, or independently on small projects. Code and document custom test automation frameworks. Maintain new and existing object reference files. Assists...
Acumen LLC Remote (Burlingame, CA, USA) Full-Time
Apr 15, 2024  
$149,157 yearly
Acumen, LLC has multiple positions available for Network Engineer I in Burlingame, CA and various unanticipated office locations throughout the USA. The Network Engineer position provides technical and management expertise to support multiple areas of the technical operating environment, with the primary focus to provide technical operational support and knowledge regarding networks and related systems. This position plays a critical role in scaling the group’s network and systems infrastructure to meet the growing needs of Acumen’s projects and clients, and to help ensure that the system’s operating platform, network, and related procedures adhere to the department’s best practices and align with the company’s business goals. Network Engineer responsibilities include supporting and enhancing existing data center infrastructure and automation frameworks; supporting centralized access security and authorization for web apps and APIs, on-premises...
Acumen LLC Burlingame, CA, USA Full-Time
Apr 15, 2024  
$113,818 yearly
Acumen, LLC has multiple positions available for Financial and Accounting Analyst in Burlingame, CA. Provide analytical support for research and consulting projects for government and private clients, primarily in the area of health policy. Manage and analyze data, research and interpret policy, and communicate findings to multiple audiences. Develop, generate, and analyze detailed expenditure and budget tracking reports for each assigned contract and/or project for distribution to Project Managers and Directors. Schedule and lead monthly expenditure meetings with Project Manager(s), Director(s), Finance and Contracts staff to discuss budget, contract, and spending. Obtain Project Manager(s) approval for each contract’s monthly expenditure report, and prepare account receivable invoices to clients according to internal standards, and the specifications listed in the contract and/or as requested by the client. Send necessary expenditure data, tables and...
Acumen LLC Remote (Burlingame, CA, USA) Full-Time