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Cigna Healthcare Performance Data Lead Analyst – CareAllies (work at home) in Nashville, Tennessee

Position Summary

This position will work closely with our provider engagement team to identify affordability opportunities for our providers participating in value based arrangements. The candidate filling this position must have advanced technical abilities in order to mine data from multiple disparate sources (including our clinical warehouse) and transform that data into meaningful reports with clear calls to action using Excel, Tableau, and other business information tools. The candidate will need a strong eye for automation and repeatable actions in order to efficiently deliver identified affordability opportunities to the many groups we support. The candidate should be adept at communication and expressing ideas orally and in writing, including formal presentations to diverse audiences. While we encourage sharing knowledge and collaborating on projects whenever needed, the candidate will also be expected to take on projects from start to finish with little guidance using independent research and borrowing logic from past projects.


  • Transform raw data, using SQL and other querying languages, into automated reporting that is intuitive and can be understood by individuals with varying backgrounds

  • Shadow our provider engagement team to understand manual processes used to identify cost savings opportunities and transform those processes into efficient, repeatable actions

  • Develop innovative reporting and analytics by understanding the underlying factors driving key business decisions

  • Identify clear calls-to-action that will favorably impact the key performance indicators we track

  • Work in collaboration with business partners to ensure that content and functionality meets their expectations

  • Evaluate and improve upon existing reporting by implementing automated solutions

  • Document code logic and steps-to-completion that can easily be tracked and repeated by other analysts

  • Provide project status reports, verbal and written

  • Support teammates with ad hoc requests


  • Bachelor’s degree required; quantitative field (e.g. economics, data science, informatics, etc.) preferred

  • Master’s degree or equivalent work experience preferred

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in healthcare informatics preferred

  • 3+ years of experience using SQL, Excel, Tableau (or other BI tool) required

  • Experience with trending, outlier, financial, and repricing analysis preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and take initiative with limited direction

  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Strong quantitative analytical, and problem solving skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent planning, organizational and task management skills

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and professional working relationships with managers and employees, along with working with external clients, or customers

This position is not eligible to be performed in Colorado.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you’ll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people’s lives. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

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