AbleTo

  • Data Scientist

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(05/07/2018 9:08 PM)
    ID
    2018-1845
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Data
  • Overview

    AbleTo, Inc. is a market leader in providing technology-enabled behavioral health care. AbleTo has been treating patients for over six years, and improves patient outcomes and lowers costs by providing treatment that integrates behavioral and medical health care. AbleTo's structured therapy programs strengthen medical recovery and self-care among members with chronic or complex clinical needs. AbleTo analytics, coupled with our multi-channel engagement platform, identify and engage members with unmet, often undiagnosed, behavioral health needs. A proprietary platform connects individuals and their care teams with AbleTo licensed providers who deliver weekly sessions by phone or video supported by an integrated digital experience. AbleTo programs are clinically proven to improve both behavioral health and medical outcomes while lowering overall spending for higher-cost, higher-risk members. AbleTo's investors include .406 Ventures, Sandbox Industries, HLM Venture Partners, Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc., Bain Capital Ventures, and Aetna Ventures. 

    Responsibilities

    AbleTo, Inc. uses a network of therapists to deliver structured behavioral health therapy to high-risk patients in health plans. Program participants experience improved health, and faster recovery. Your role will be pivotal in driving success in a company recognizing the importance and value of making data-driven decisions.

     

    Data & Analytics Team

     

    The Data & Analytics team plays a key role at AbleTo.

     

    • You will report directly to our VP of Data and Analytics.
    • With our Research team, you will build claims-based predictive models
    • With our Engagement team, you will help optimize  patient outreach
    • With our Clinical team, you will ensure operational efficiency
    • With our Product team you will help design and implement data-driven features

     

    Members of the Data & Analytics team are:

     

    • Highly collaborative & greatly  appreciated across the company
    • Focused on the success of the team and company
    • Both technically and strategically savvy, able to sift through large amounts of data
    • Focused on building well-designed solutions and preserving quality control
    • Willing to experiment with new tools / techniques

    Qualifications

    Technical Skills

     

    • High proficiency in Python (sklearn, pandas, numpy)
    • Machine learning experience such as SparkML and sklearn
    • Highly skilled in SQL
    • Some exposure to natural language processing
    • Experience with the Google Cloud Platform a plus

     

    Education / Experience

     

      • 2+ years of experience in data science, preferably with a focus in health care
      • Ph.D. from a highly quantitative discipline (e.g. statistics, biostatistics, public health, economics / econometrics, etc.)
      • Direct hands on experience work with large scale datasets - this is a hands on day to day immersion in big data, creating new predictive models, etc
      • Strong communication skills
      • Medicare / Medicare Advantage experience a plus

     

    • Experience collaborating on code with other developers

     

    • Some exposure to  Agile Development, or Lean or  Six Sigma would be valuable

     

     

    AbleTo is an equal opportunity 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. AbleTo is an E-Verify company.