Data Scientist

Location: New York
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Healthcare Risk Advisors has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Data Scientist in a newly formed Data Strategy Team creating novel analytics at the intersection of insurance and healthcare.

The Lead Data Scientist will work closely with the claims, risk management/patient safety, and IT teams in developing analytics tools to support HRAís existing clients, the sales effort, and the development of new products. The ideal candidate should have experience with using large and disparate data sets to uncover insights, build machine learning algorithms, and be familiar with natural language processing techniques. They must be comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and operating in a small multi-functional team.


  1. Work closely with the claims, risk management/ patient safety, and insurance teams in the design and creation of analytics tool to support the businesses
  1. Participate in meetings with healthcare clients to understand, design and deliver tools to better manage risks and reduce liability exposures
  1. Evaluate, aggregate and mine all internal data assets; research the best publicly available and third-party datasets to perform analytics
  1. Perform statistical analysis and build machine learning models for deployment in a cloud environment
  1. Develop algorithms to extract and classify unstructured data from claims files and medical files
  1. Create compelling visualization tools using human-centered design principles to display; present data in a meaningful and easy to understand manner
  1. Become a champion of data science and innovation, work with business units to implement models and perform regular training for the teams
  1. Attend and speak at webinars and conferences as needed
  1. Assist in writing abstract, articles, publications and reports of findings from analyses, as well as study design and methodology and sections for publications




Experience Required


Healthcare Risk Advisors, Inc., a subsidiary of the Doctors Company Group, provides comprehensive insurance and risk management advisory services to leading academic hospitals, long-term care facilities and social services agencies in the metropolitan New York area.


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