About The Role:

Unite Us seeks an experienced, multi-faceted biostatistician with program evaluation management experience to be a part of our Research and Evaluation team. Our R&E mission is to prove the value of social care and to elevate Unite Us as thought leaders in the care coordination industry. The ideal biostatistician candidate will combine a thorough understanding of Big Data analytics (e.g. medical claims, electronic health records (EHR), etc.), social drivers of health (SDoH) measurement, strategies for addressing REaL and SOGI data accuracy, and mixed methods approaches to research and evaluation. 

You will be responsible for leading quantitative data analyses for impact evaluations and serving as the Point of Contact (POC) for ROI-related program evaluation. Deliverables will be both client-facing and internal-facing and will range from client reporting, to impact analysis, to development of data stories around social care value. The Biostatistician needs to be a strong team player, as well as influencer, within the company and beyond. This position combines a unique blend of leadership and practical quantitative output. The role also includes understanding, developing,  and maintaining lasting trust-based relationships with internal and external partners through meeting their research objectives and needs. This role provides a unique opportunity to be part of the founding team focused on data expansion across the country; helping health systems, health plans, life sciences companies and CBOs realize their SDOH data strategy.

What You’ll Do:

  • Transform data captured by our healthcare partners to power the Unite Us platform by identifying key statistical insights 
  • Lead ROI/Impact analyses with key healthcare partners, using a collaborative evaluation approach
  • Contribute to product innovation by identifying new ways data can be used to support key enterprise initiatives
  • Partner with Business Analytics, Product and Engineering to understand our partners and the health and social care data landscape 
  • Contribute to the planning and execution of various phases of evaluations with internal and/or external partners
  • Work cross-functionally to achieve customer and project milestones – be proactive in building process and gaining consensus on the Research and Evaluation team
  • Identify issues and risks to project success and set an action plan in place to resolve
  • Follow all quality assurance and quality control protocols for ensuring integrity and clarity of data

You’re a great fit for this role if you have: 

  • At least 2 years experience with modern programming languages (R, SQL with Python being a plus) and tools/ libraries (pandas, scikit-learn, PyTorch, etc) used in data science
  • At least 2 years experience conducting Big Data analytics using medical claims and electronic health records (EHR) data, as well as publicly available secondary datasets (BRFSS, PRAMS, etc.)
  • Strong ability to translate research findings into contextually meaningful insights, trend detection, and actionable findings to executive leadership and program directors
  • Knowledge of program evaluation principles, theories, concepts, and practices.
  • Comfort with geospatial data analysis software (ArcGis preferred) and techniques (PostGIS etc)
  • Ability to thrive in a cross-functional environment, fast paced environment and enjoy working collaboratively with a diverse team of individuals with different backgrounds and skill sets
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and situations, demonstrating poise, tact and discernment with a positive attitude
  • Masters degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, Epidemiology or MPH with Biostatistical focus 

 

The Unite Us Story:

As our co-founders transitioned from military to civilian life, they encountered barriers and inefficiencies navigating the most basic health and social services. Together, they set out to improve that experience for others. Recognizing that social care is essential for better health outcomes, they embarked on a mission to connect people to the care they need, when they need it, in communities across the country. Unite Us has developed an intuitive and seamless technology solution that goes beyond the traditional referral method. We work side-by-side with local organizations, and track data and outcomes to build coordinated care networks that support all aspects of community health. Unite Us is boldly changing the nation’s care delivery system. If you want to do well and do good, join Unite Us– we can build healthier communities together.

 

Environmental Job Requirements and Working Conditions:

  • This position is remote, U.S. based
  • Our target range for this position is $80,000 - 90,000
    ***This salary range represents our national target range for this role. Some geographic areas may have higher target ranges.
  • This position may require up to 10% travel 
  • This position requires software access level A
  • You will only be contacted by a Unite Us team member with a Unite Us email address regarding any Unite Us job openings. We will never contact you through a third party

Unite Us is committed to building a diverse team and fostering an inclusive culture, and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We embrace and encourage our employees' differences in race, religion, color, national origin, gender, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, medical conditions, and other characteristics. If you require assistance in applying for open positions due to a disability please email us at peopleops@uniteus.com to request an accommodation.

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