Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Job Family: Data Analysis
We are GDIT. We take pride in providing our clients with the data they need to make important decisions that impact the world around us.
You make GDIT your place by delivering insights to help our clients make impactful changes real. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you'll become a critical part in how we successfully solve our clients' biggest challenges. Our work depends on a Senior Data Analyst joining our team to support our customer, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) activities at Baltimore, Maryland.
At GDIT, our people are at the center of everything we do. As a Senior Data Analyst supporting CMS Program Integrity Modeling and Analytic Support Contract (PIMASC), Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System (T-MSIS), you will be trusted to work on specific technology and data science tools to detect and prevent fraud, waste, and abuse (FWA) across the Medicare and Medicaid programs. In this role, a typical day will include:
Collaborating with CMS Center for Program Integrity (CPI) to effectively identify and target specific healthcare vulnerabilities to detect and prevent FWA
Design, develop, engineer, implement, and maintain statistical algorithms to detect and prevent FWA and look for opportunities to enhance existing statistical algorithms
Extract qualitative and quantitative relationships (i.e., patterns, trends) from large amounts of data using SAS, SQL, R, Python, or other statistical tools
Gather and organize information for use in supporting decision-making process
Collect, manipulate, analyze, evaluate, and display data using visualization tools
Perform data analysis and create data summaries using descriptive statistics
Implement open-ended data merges, data analysis plans, and perform complex data manipulation and reporting tasks
Develop, write, and present detailed technical solutions to solve open-ended business problems to technical and non-technical audiences
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
Master of Arts (MA) with 4 years related experience or Bachelor of Arts (BA) with 6 years related experience.
Superior skills conducting statistical and mathematical modeling and analysis using SAS, SQL, R, Python, or similar software
Superior skills using SQL for data manipulation purposes
Superior customer service skills working proactively and collaboratively with federal or state research, compliance, and policy staff and stakeholders to implement and enhance internal and external management reports and public-facing data analysis tools and data sets
Experience using statistical algorithms, techniques and modeling and experience with assessing data integrity
Experience developing and presenting solutions to complex, open-ended problems
Experience proactively identifying and working collaboratively with stakeholders to resolve data anomalies, data quality, and compliance issues in administrative data
Experience matching and merging disparate data sets
Experience using MS Excel and PowerPoint for analysis and presentation of results
Experience in Medicaid, preferred
Experience with fraud detection
Experience using data visualization tools such as Tableau
Experience conducting health care related research and analytics
Superior multi-tasking and organization skills. Must manage multiple simultaneous projects and prioritize assignments and tasks, accordingly, remaining flexible to changing priorities and new initiatives
Superior written and verbal skills. Must write succinctly and clearly and explain complex situations in plain English to technical and non-technical audiences
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Rewards program for high-performing employees
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.