Data Analyst
HQ, Lyndhurst, NJ

Join Sapphire Digital today and help us to empower everyone to shop for their health care like an expert. There are no companies better positioned to do this than Sapphire Digital and we’re looking for passionate product professionals to execute on this mission.

We do this by creating an efficient health care marketplace for consumers – making them aware of the cost, quality, and availability of health care provider options. We bring together the pieces needed for consumers to become experts – actionable data, digital tools, analytics, search algorithms and cash incentives, saving them meaningful dollars in the process. We deliver these capabilities to America’s health plans, an enterprise market that we see as the best opportunity to affect the greatest amount of change in health care.

Sapphire Digital seeks a dynamic and driven mid-level Data Analyst/QA to join our growing New Jersey team with experience in the healthcare domain. This role will perform in-depth analysis of our internal data management systems to identify, analyze, and interpret trends and/or patterns in order to provide actionable recommendations for data integrity. The Data Analyst/QA will work closely with multiple internal teams to collaborate on different stages of the data lifecycle and assist in developing data quality processes.

In this position, you'll be responsible for:

  • Preparing and conducting analyses and studies, needs assessment, and requirements analysis to align systems and solutions
  • Overseing data QA functions to ensure data integrity and accuracy
  • Monitoring all production data processes and validation systems
  • Performing data investigations, root cause analysis, data profiling, and data lineage activities
  • Performing research and provides recommendations for data processes and updates
  • Reviewing and analyzes specific data elements for accuracy and quality assurance
  • Driving the resolution of the identified data quality problems
  • Maintaining documentation as required
  • Partnering with BI in the development of reports and presentations
  • Maintaining data quality rules, data standards and data governance policies
  • Supporting special project work as assigned by the data managers
  • Collaborating effectively with cross functional teams including Data, Business Intelligence, Business Applications, and Engineering

You might be a good fit if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree (B. A. / B. S.) from four-year college or university; 4+ years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5+ years of experience as a data analyst or in a related field
  • Expertise with query languages (SQL) required
  • Experience working with large complex datasets including healthcare data such as medical claims, clinical information, demographic data and program activity results
  • Exposure with one or more of the following programming languages: SAS, Python, R
  • Prior experience working with Healthcare data, or in the Healthcare field preferred
  • Experience with data visualization tools and methodologies (Excel and PowerBI)
  • Demonstrated experience in analyzing large data sets and relational databases
  • Ability to manage time and priorities of multiple projects/tasks
  • Displays professionalism and ability to learn quickly
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate closely with multiple teams across with a wide range of technical backgrounds
Sapphire Digital is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected class, including without limitation, race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, and disability. If you need assistance or an accommodation in the hiring process we're more than happy to accommodate.