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Healthcare Analytics Consultant

Professional Services | Framingham, MA | Full Time

Job Description

Definitive Healthcare is a rapidly growing data and analytics provider of the most up-to-date, comprehensive, and integrated information on hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers.

Recently honored by the Boston Business Journal as one of the 10 fastest-growing private companies in Massachusetts and named THE BEST large company to work for on Business Journal’s Best Places to Work list published in June 2019, Definitive Healthcare is on an incredibly exciting trajectory. The company has more than doubled in size in the past 2 years and has over 500 employees. Our motivated and high-energy workforce is collaborative, kind, and engaged, which has led to exceptional retention rates.  

Your challenge: 

Our new Healthcare Consultant will work with internal and external stakeholders in analyzing large, distinct data sets for the US healthcare market.  They will serve as key member of the project teams by providing analytical insight and creativity to client engagements.  As a member of the Professional Services team, you will help manage projects, drive analysis and deliver the insights our clients are seeking through robust and valuable deliverable's. Sound like fun?! Specific duties will include the following:

  • Demonstrate healthcare experience in quantifying, measuring and analyzing various metrics within healthcare data sets
  • Work with teams to manage and execute projects
  • Develop reports using SQL and various analytic/programming tools as needed
  • Analyze data sets and trends for outliers and trends
  • Evaluate data outputs to spot potential errors
  • Solve novel client problems for which there may be no standard process
  • Present findings and analysis to client executives
  • Assist with completion of special projects as requested by various internal departments
  • Build and maintain Tableau dashboards
  • Promote consistent operations, efficient use of resources and knowledge sharing

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Healthcare, Finance, Economics or Math
  • 5-8 years of complex data management responsibilities (Big data experience)
  • 5-8 years of experience in quantifying and analyzing healthcare performance metrics
  • Exceptional critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Proficiency in quantitative and qualitative primary research, secondary research
  • Programming expertise: Expert in SQL; Advanced Excel skills; data visualization
  • Ability to communicate complex quantitative ideas to internal and external clients
  • Demonstrated success in working effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize items effectively
  • Knowledge or experience in medical coding terminology (DRG, ICD, HCPC/CPT, NDC)
  • Strong written, verbal, analytical, organizational and project management skills

Bonus points if you have:

  • Other programming experience: R, Python, Stata
  • Experience in Medical Economics and Strong Knowledge of Performance Indicators
  • Experience (Tableau or a similar program) strongly preferred
  • Analysis and forecasting of trends in medical costs to provide analytic support

Why we love Definitive, and why you will too!

  • Industry leading products
  • Work hard, and have fun doing it
  • Incredibly fast growth means limitless opportunity
  • Flexible and dynamic culture
  • Work alongside some of the most talented and dedicated teammates
  • Definitive Cares, our community service group, gives all of us a chance to give back
  • Competitive benefits package including great healthcare benefits and a 401(k) match

What our Employees are saying about us on Glassdoor: 

 “Great Work atmosphere, great work life balance, excellent company to work for, amazing top notch product, incredible customer service, lots of tools to help you succeed.”

                -Business Development Manager


“Great team. Amazing growth. Employees are treated very well.”

-Research Analyst


“I have waited 36 years to work at a dream job for a dream company and I am so happy to have finally got there.”

-Profile Analyst


“Best company to work for hands down”

If you don’t fit all of these qualifications, but believe you’re still a great fit, feel free to apply and tell us why in your cover letter.

Definitive Hiring Philosophy

Definitive Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace with equal opportunity for all applicants and teammates. Our goal is to recruit the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other status. If you’re interested in working in a fast growing, exciting working environment – we encourage you to apply!