Jul 10, 2019


  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Woonsocket, RI 02895, USA
Full-Time Retail

Job Description

CVS Health

Job Description
In this newly created role you will serve as analytics liaison between business and technical teams to drive results and enhanced value though improved delivery of impactful analytic insights, improved data visualization and statistical analyses as part of an Enterprise-wide initiative.
The Advisor will work within a high-performing analytics team, using new technologies to develop and deliver solution-oriented products that drive innovation in our business.
In this critical role you will be responsible for supply chain analytics in support of 340B program expansion and modeling optimal replenishment hub locations for all participating covered entities. This work directly supports and enables the program's growth.
The ideal candidate will have:
Business acumen and experience to generate customized, actionable insights in a data-driven and deadline-oriented environment
Strong computer science and quantitative skills to extract maximum value from CVS Health's data assets
Hands-on business experience with statistical programming (SAS,R, Python) as well as advanced data science concepts (e.g., regression modeling, time-series forecasting, classification, data clustering, time series forecasting, advanced machine learning techniques).
A day in the life of this position involves:
Collaborating with other highly skilled analytics colleagues within Retail Pharmacy Enterprise Analytics team to derive business insights from our data assets
Rapidly developing a deep understanding of CVS data and processes across multiple lines of business as well as serving as SME and data steward for others in the application and use of our data
Developing predictive models and machine learning algorithms to facilitate business growth and profitability
Performing ad-hoc analyses by innovatively segmenting product and store level data to unlock insights
Structuring and executing against analytic road-maps to meet both short- and long-term needs of our business stakeholders
Diligently addressing obstacles as they appear
Demonstrating your curiosity to learn about enterprise initiatives that include data and business intelligence solutions
Supporting the development and maintenance of data


Required Qualifications
-4-7+ years of relevant experience; or a Master's degree or equivalent in an analytic discipline and 2+ years of relevant experience; or a PhD in an analytic discipline
- Minimum of two years processing large data-sets (measured in hundreds of millions or billions of records) using data mining programs / SQL.
- Minimum of two years' experience working with data visualization platforms (e.g., Tableau and Microstrategy)
- Minimum of two years of experience coding in statistical packages e.g., (SAS, R, and Python) with strong quantitative skills, including relevant experience in logistic regression, cluster analysis, time series analysis, inferential statistics, and experimental design.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience building and facilitating presentations to various audiences: technical, non-technical and senior leaders
- Two years + knowledge from retail and/or healthcare industries.

Preferred Qualifications
- Leadership experience of large-scale analytics projects
- Demonstrated competencies such as teamwork, creative problem solving, and flexibility
- A strong curiosity to continuously learn data science techniques and tools
- Ability to work within a climate of ambiguity
- Strong personal organizational skills
- Excellent relationship management, strong team building, and the ability to work across business units within a complex organization

BA/BS in Mathematics/Statistics, Economics (or other quantitative disciplines); Master's degree preferred

Business Overview
It's a new day in health care.

Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a transformative moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nation's premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, we're pioneering a bold new approach to total health. As a CVS Health colleague, you'll be at the center of it all.

We offer a diverse work experience that empowers colleagues for career success. In addition to skill and experience, we also seek to attract and retain colleagues whose beliefs and behaviors are in alignment with our core values of collaboration, innovation, caring, integrity and accountability.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Gender/Ethnicity/Disability/Protected Veteran - we highly value and are committed to all forms of diversity in the workplace. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT. We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance to apply for this job, please contact our Advice and Counsel Reasonable Accommodations team. Please note that we only accept applications for employment via this site.

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