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Senior Data Specialist

Product Development | 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 the #4 Best Place to Work in the midsize category, the 10th fastest growing private company in Massachusetts, and ranked #611 nationally on the Inc. 5000 list; Definitive has more than doubled in size in the past 2 years.  Our expansion has created the need for a talented and experienced Senior Data Specialist to join our team. If you would like to work on a product that is in high demand, and evolving rapidly, keep reading!

Your challenge:

This role is a great fit if you have a background in healthcare data or a research-oriented role. You will develop a deep understanding of one of our largest datasets, focusing on both universe building and improving data quality.

This is not a statistical or technical position – our data is highly qualitative and requires strong critical thinking and problem solving.  Candidates seeking to be a “back-office programmers” are not the right fit for this position; this is a front-line position that directly impacts our customers with tremendous opportunity for growth and advancement. Potential management opportunities exist for the right candidate.

Here are some things you will tackle:

  • Complete projects improving the data quality of a healthcare database
  • Ensure data quality and consistency by conducting regular QC of projects
  • Work closely with Product Analysts to resolve client issues
  • Identify areas of improvement and build out necessary projects to increase the overall quality of our primary data
  • Contribute to company-wide efforts to continually improve research projects

What you’ll need:

  • 1 -3 years of experience in data entry or quality control work
  • Bachelors/Associates degree
  • Experience successfully working independently within a team under tight deadlines
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Superior communication skills and ability to deliver feedback
  • Ability to oversee multiple projects at once

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