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Data Scientist - Chicago, IL

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
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Kelly Services is seeking a **Data Scientist** for a leading hospital and health care company **.**

**Job Title: Data Scientist**

**Location: Open to candidates located in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma or Texas. (Currently Remote, should be able to go Onsite once offices open up)**

**Type: Contract (W2)**

**Length: 9 months (Possibility of extension)**

**Pay Rate: $39-45/HR**

This team delivers advanced analytics and data science tools to healthcare providers, members health plans, and business and clinical stakeholder. The day-to-day work involves data analysis, machine learning, and automation, while regularly engaging with stakeholders to develop the best solutions to optimize healthcare spending and enhance the delivery of member care. Our Client is seeking a data scientist to help innovate and bring their unique brand of problem solving to our solutions. They will be a key player on our team in our goal to make healthcare easier to navigate.

**Job Responsibilities:**

* Apply data analysis, machine learning, predictive modeling, statistics, visualization, and other data science techniques to derive actionable insights.

* Leverage domain expertise and communication skills to identify data-based solutions to customer needs.

* Develop, create, and implement data-based products and processes to add business value for internal and external customers.

* Develop, create, and implement analytical processes for automated machine driven decision making where human decision making is not scalable or feasible.

* Present and explain technical findings to non-technical audiences to promote data-driven decision making.

* Identify new data sources, drive collection of data, and identify use cases for existing data sources.

* Document steps and data sources and ensure that models and processes are easily understandable and maintainable.

* Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with co-workers, management, customers, etc.

* Comply with HIPAA, Diversity Principles, Corporate Integrity, Compliance Program policies and other applicable corporate and departmental policies.

* Maintain communication with management regarding development within areas of assigned responsibilities and perform special projects as required or requested.

**Required Job Qualifications:**

* Bachelor's degree and 3 years of work experience in a mathematical, statistical, computer science, engineering, physics, economics or related quantitative field;

* Customer-focused

* Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

*** Must demonstrate proficiency in at least four of the following six areas:**

1) data analysis and relational-style query languages;

2) machine learning and/or statistical modeling;

3) data visualization;

4) a high-level programming language;

5) distributed computing;

6) understanding of healthcare.

* Proficiency with Microsoft applications including Access, Excel, Word and Power Point.

**Preferred Job Qualifications:**

* Masters or Ph.D. in a quantitative field, or bachelors degree with significant healthcare experience.

* Experience with quality data (e.g., HEDIS, AHRQ, etc). Familiar with industry code sets (ICD, CPT)

If this position is of interest to you please share your updated word profile along with your portfolio and samples of relevant work at and advise the best time and number at which you can be reached.

Shazneen Irani

Professional Technical Recruiter

Kelly Services, Inc. (

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

By partnering with Kelly IT, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-02-22 Expires: 2021-03-27

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