Director of Analytics

Company: Embedded Healthcare
Company Headquarters: Washington D.C.
Work Policy: Fully Remote
Salary: $169,000-$221,000
Stock/Equity Eligibility: Not available

Job Description

Embedded Healthcare is a mission-driven company improving health care delivery through analytics, technology, and behavioral economics jointly applied to change provider behavior. The company draws on proven research that demonstrates how specific design principles can help payers or health systems impact provider behavior to support new payment and delivery models. Join this early-stage start up on the cutting edge of value-based care, behavioral economics, incentive design, and more.

Role Description

Embedded Healthcare is seeking a Director of Analytics for its Payer & Provider Services Team. This team is responsible for designing, launching, and delivering client projects and deliverables. The team works directly with researchers, data scientists, and experts to translate research into actionable strategies and designs for major payers and provider clients.

The core responsibilities include:

  • Provide the leadership, strategy, and development to our data science team members
  • Drive the development and strategy of the Embedded Healthcare Product Platform
  • Contribute as a thought leader in the adoption of data science solutions that will enhance the effectiveness of the Embedded Healthcare Product Platform
  • Accountable for designing and implementing an operational framework for the collection of data and generation of insights
  • Lead the design and delivery of training initiatives for the collection, analysis, and synthesis of data into actionable insights
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate solutions for clinical and claims analysis
  • Perform descriptive and advanced statistical analysis using large healthcare and administrative databases
  • Synthesize findings and package insights on client spending, utilization, quality, and specific clinical areas
  • Work with EHC product team to translate analytics processes to repeatable, scalable solutions
  • Collaborate with client services team, product team, researchers, and external stakeholders to navigate challenges
  • Facilitate/attend regular project meetings between EHC and client
  • Serve as client point of contact for data / statistical analysis workstreams and inputs
  • Support overall EHC methodology/strategy development


The ideal candidate for the role will have the following qualifications:

  • Masters or PhD in statistics, computer science, or similar field preferred, or equivalent experience
  • Excellent analytical and modelling skills. Ability to model complex problems with numerous assumptions, inputs, and scenarios
  • Ability to work independently and handle a multi-task environment
  • Substantial programming experience in R and SQL
  • Additional familiarity with Python strongly preferred
  • Excellent verbal/written communications and executive presentation skills required
  • Passion for improving health care a must– you will get to work alongside some of the country’s leading health care experts
  • Strong work ethic and entrepreneurial spirit – we are building a company from the ground up, so every team member is given a significant amount of responsibility and growth opportunity!

Interview Process

1. Screen
2. Test (Hacker Rank)
3. CTO
4. Engineer
5. Add team member from the analytics or functional teams.

Location Description:

Embedded Healthcare is a hybrid first workforce. They are open to team members working remotely, and that they will be in office on a fractional basis. Embedded Healthcare will have in-person, event-based, visits to DC. Team members are encouraged, but not required to come to in-person events as they feel appropriate. They are requiring team members to be vaccinated if they are to visit in-person.

Company Culture

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