L.A. Care Health Plan Data Scientist in Los Angeles, California

**MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

DUTIES** The Data Scientist is responsible for supporting L.A. Care’s strategic business initiatives through the application of predictive analytics as part of production workflows. This individual will lead projects through the iterative data science process (Stating the Question > Exploratory Data Analysis > Model Building > Interpretation > Communication > Operationalization), collaborating with business, I.T., and data subject matter experts from across the enterprise.

**QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

EDUCAITON** Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Finance, or other related technical disciplines.

Preferred: Master’s Degree in Statistics, Analytics, or completion of a comparable online data science curriculum.

EXPERIENCE Required: With Bachelor's Degree: 6-8 years of traditional data analysis, including querying, aggregation, basic statistical analysis, and visualization with the intent to provide business insights (preferably in a health plan). 2+ years of applied predictive modeling in a business setting (preferably in a health plan).

Preferred: With Master's Degree: 4 years of traditional data analysis, including querying, aggregation, basic statistical analysis, and visualization with the intent to provide business insights (preferably in a health plan).

Job Title: Data Scientist

Job Category: Information Technology

Department: Enterprise Data Strategy

Location: Headquarters, Downtown Los Angeles

Position Type: Full-time

Position Control Number: 1474A

Pay Grade: M