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Anthem, Inc. Biostatistician in Dearborn, Michigan


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At HealthCore, Inc., an independently-operating subsidiary of Anthem, Inc. and a health services research firm, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

Preferred Location: Wilmington, DE or Watertown, MA

Primary responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyzes healthcare claims and clinical data using accepted statistical and biostatistical techniques.

  • Contributes to the design of research studies and statistical analytic plans.

  • Oversees analysis and execution of statistical analysis plans, performs quality control, and interprets the results for research projects.

  • Prepares detailed specifications for study databases and analysis files, consistency checks, tables, and figures; communicates requirements to the programming group.

  • Manipulates and creates complex analysis datasets.

  • Investigates, analyzes, and evaluates complex statistical/programming issues, develop/implement data quality assurance plans; collaborates and/or communicates with internal teams, data management and clients regarding these issues.

  • Summarizes results of requested analysis in table and graphic format.

  • Plans statistical programming activities and schedules to provide project team with guidance on data management and analysis timelines for projects.

  • Responds to and manages ad hoc client requests to ensure accurate, in-depth results/data are delivered in a timely manner.

  • Prepares research results and written summaries to internal teams or clients, and for journal publications; Participates in the writing of manuscripts, especially Statistical Method and Result sections.

  • Reviews and recommends revisions to presentations that contain his/her work.

  • Supports initiatives to improve efficiency and standardization in research analytics.

  • Responds to ad hoc client requests to ensure accurate, in-depth results/data are delivered in a timely manner.

  • Provides technical/analytical advice to staff.


Requires a Masters degree in Biostatistics, Statistics or related field; 3 years healthcare and/or consumer data analysis experience; 2+ years experience in the development of predictive models; 3 years coding experience with SAS; 3 years experience manipulating and processing large multi-source datasets with SAS and SQL programming tools; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Experience with industry standard clinical code sets preferred.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.