Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Job Family: Data Science
We are GDIT. We take pride in providing our clients with the data and statistical analysis 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 Statistical Model Manager joining our team to support our customer, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in Baltimore, Maryland.
GDIT is under contract to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to design, develop, engineer, implement, enhance, and maintain statistical algorithms to detect and prevent potential fraud, waste or abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. The contract is part of the Fraud Prevention System (FPS) Modeling and Analytics contract. GDIT are responsible for post-payment (models) and pre-payment (edits) identification and implementation to support this CMS' Center for Program Integrity (CPI) initiative.
At GDIT, our people are at the center of everything we do. As a Statistical Model Manager supporting our customer (CMS/CPI), 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:
Lead a team of analysts, programmers, statisticians, and healthcare experts in designing advanced algorithms to detect fraud, waste or abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs
Develop and present innovative solutions to effectively target healthcare vulnerabilities and prevent inappropriate payments.
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
Interact with your team, other members of management, and the customer
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
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
Masters degree with 8+ years' related experience, or Bachelors degree with 10+ years' related experience. A concentration in statistics, data science, and/or data mining tools is preferred.
Mastery of statistical and mathematical modeling, analysis, data mining and machine learning using SAS, R, and/or Python
Mastery using SQL for modeling and data manipulation purposes
3+ years of leading teams and developing innovative solutions
Proven ability in developing and presenting solutions to complex, open-ended problems
Experience using statistical algorithms, techniques, and models to define data for data integrity and process analytics
Proven ability in proactively identifying and working collaboratively with stakeholders to resolve data anomalies, data quality, and compliance issues in administrative data
Superior experience with customer service skills working proactively and collaboratively with Federal research, compliance, and policy staff/stakeholders to implement and enhance internal and external management reports and public-facing data analysis tools and datasets
Experience supporting data governance policies and supporting infrastructures spanning diverse stakeholders
Experience using manipulating and presenting data using MS tools including Excel and PowerPoint
Experience conducting healthcare studies and implementing business intelligence tools/solutions in collaboration with Federal customers and stakeholders
Knowledge of business intelligence, ETL, data analytics, and data warehouse COTS solution space
Experience working with and supporting a commercial/production software solution that is live 24/7.
Experience using data visualization tools such as including Tableau
Experience conducting health care related research and analytics
Superior written and verbal skills. Must write succinctly and clearly and explain complex situations in plain English to technical and non-technical audiences
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 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
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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.