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Anthem, Inc. Advanced Analytics Analyst Sr in West Des Moines, Iowa


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Clinical Solutions Finance is seeking an experienced Advanced Analytics Senior Analyst to join our growing team. Our team employs advanced analytics to gain critical insights into member behavior drivers and preferences, product/program concepts and value propositions, operational effectiveness and efficiencies, and client specific health gaps and needs. We consult business leaders and internal partners to apply the insights to test and drive product innovation and enhancement, to target the right members for the right program, to measure program outcomes and demonstrate value, to help win and retain clients, and to support information based strategic decision making.

Primary duties of this role may include, but are not limited to:

Provides analytical insights to support business solution development based on quality, use, cost and other key drivers

Develops and refines analysis templates for problem diagnosis and opportunities assessment

Contributes to the design of new program/initiative based on test/pilot outcomes

Develops methodology to measure clinical, utilization and financial outcomes of a program/initiative

Conducts in-depth research to address challenging issues in measuring outcomes

Addresses limitation of certain data sources and evaluates incremental value of new data sources.


  • Graduate-level degree with concentration in a quantitative discipline such as Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Epidemiology, Public Health, or Operations Research

  • 3-5 years’ experience in related health care analytics; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Substantial analytical experience in the healthcare industry.

  • Advanced expertise with SAS or equivalents, analytical tools, comprehensive experience with Teradata, SQL, or equivalent data base tools.

  • Experience with developing

  • Modeling for clinical program evaluation.

This position will start out as work from home but will transition to an Anthem office* when the offices re-open.

*Preferred Anthem offices for the position:

  • Indianapolis, IN

  • Mason, OH

  • Virginia Beach, VA

  • Richmond, VA

  • Atlanta, GA

  • St Louis, MO

  • Louisville KY

  • Pewaukee WI

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 Diversity Inc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran