VSP Vision Care - Senior Data Analyst

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Date: Sep 12, 2017

Location: Rancho Cordova, CA, US, 95670

VSP Global is comprised of five complementary businesses that combine high-quality eye care insurance, high-fashion eyewear, customized lenses, ophthalmic technology and retail solutions, with employees in over 23 countries. No matter the role, we’re all focused on a singular mission: to help people see. Learn more by visiting https://vspglobal.com/cms/careers/

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of Claim Processing (OON, Denied, Appeals, etc) and Data Flow
  • Knowledge of Call Center Data Processes and Flow

General Summary

Under minimal direction, performs research and analysis. Works independently to improve data quality, data collection and analysis processes; develops data modeling methodologies and report design to meet diverse and changing business needs.  Participates and leads strategic and tactical projects with VSP and Family of Company business partners, external business partners and/or clients.  Acts as a liaison and/or consultant with internal and external business partners on data integrity and/or software tools.

Essential Functions

Performs advanced data analysis including sampling, modeling, and evaluation of statistical metrics


Performs project conceptualization, design, methodology, data mining, analysis, risk adjustment, presentation of report results and development of business recommendations


Researches and evaluates trends, forecasts, interventions and impacts.  Formulates recommendations for VSP and VSP Global programs, and provides information for decision and project support


Develops recommendations for key messages to external workgroups and strategic business partners and/or clients


Identifies doctor education and outreach opportunities and participates in efforts to educate business partners and other key stakeholders


Works closely with Executives and Management as well as corporate committees on policy development, project proposals, corporate strategies, and/or performance metrics enhancing decision making capabilities


Provides consultation on system design and analysis to achieve business objectives


Serves as a mentor to others, particularly in the areas of data analysis, eyecare industry research, resolution of complex business and technical problems, and technical skill development

Job Specifications

Typically has the following skills or abilities:


Bachelor’s degree in economics, statistics, information systems or other related fields, or equivalent experience


Five years experience using analytic tools to perform statistical analysis


Five years of programming experience using various systems


Five years of experience in study design, data mining, data modeling and statistical methodologies


Demonstrated ability to proactively develop, communicate and recommend solutions based upon analysis performed


Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to network, negotiate and build relationships with internal and external business partners and to express complex analytical and technical information to a variety of audiences at all levels


Ability to act as a mentor and/or technical expert for the team and business partners 


Proficiency in manipulation, interpretation and analysis of large databases and report production and automation


Experience in the Health Care industry with knowledge of medical claims coding is preferred


Proficiency with Microsoft Suite applications such as; Excel, Access, Visual Basic, etc


Must be an independent self-starter and possess excellent organizational skills


Ability to multi-task and work in a team environment


Proven ability to effectively communicate information to a wide variety of technical and non-technical individuals or groups at all levels of the organization


Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment in the performance of his/her job duties


Working Conditions / Physical Demands

The working environment is generally favorable.  Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualification required of employees to this job.




The information above describes the general nature of the position and serves as a summary of the typical job functions. It's not a comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, or duties.


VSP Global is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national orgin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento

Job Segment: Database, Medical, Ophthalmic, Information Systems, Developer, Technology, Healthcare

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