Full-Time

Senior Director

Data Strategy and Operations

Updated on 5/17/2024

Quest Analytics

Quest Analytics

201-500 employees

Provider network management for healthcare

Data & Analytics

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Management
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, statistics, bioinformatics, business, mathematics, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of leadership experience focused on data strategy, management, and governance in healthcare/life sciences.
  • Proven record in designing and implementing data solutions, including AI/ML models, within the healthcare sector.
  • Strong understanding of healthcare-related data structures, modeling, and governance.
  • Familiarity with healthcare regulations and standards related to data usage and privacy.
  • Experience with enterprise data architecture design and deployment.
  • Proficiency with technology solutions supporting data exchange, governance, storage, analytics, and visualization.
  • Knowledge of cloud-based data platforms and technologies.
  • Excellent communication and people skills, with the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience in driving cultural change towards a data-driven mindset.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams in a healthcare setting.
Responsibilities
  • Develop and execute a unified data strategy encompassing AI/ML initiatives, data governance, and management to achieve Quest’s mission and objectives.
  • Build, mentor, and manage a high-performing team of data professionals, fostering a culture of innovation and continuous learning.
  • Collaborate with Product, Engineering, and Client Services to optimize data usage, enhance outcomes, and drive efficiencies.
  • Oversee the design and application of data solutions, including AI/ML models, to address complex challenges in provider and payer data management, driving product sales and utilization growth.
  • Develop policies and procedures for data management in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Implement processes for data quality improvement and monitoring to ensure accuracy and reliability.
  • Leverage data analytics, machine learning, and AI to derive actionable insights for informed decision-making.
  • Promote a data-driven culture and enhance data literacy across the organization to empower teams in leveraging data effectively.
  • Stay abreast of emerging data technologies and trends, driving innovation and adoption within the organization.
  • Implement ethical AI guidelines and practices to ensure responsible data usage.
  • Incorporate eco-friendly data storage and processing methods into data operations.
  • Explore new data sources, lead source validation, participate in contracting terms and devise integration plans.

Quest Analytics offers a Provider Network Management platform that ensures accurate provider directories and enhances accessible networks for healthcare organizations. The technology focuses on trust, transparency, and compliance with federal and state regulator requirements.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$25.9M

Headquarters

Overland Park, Kansas

Founded

2003

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

31%

Benefits

Competitive salary

Success-sharing bonus

Company matching 401K and HSA Contribution

FSA, HSA and commuter benefits

100% company-paid high-deductible health plan, dental and vision for employee

PPO Plan option offered

Wellness benefits

Casual and fun work environment

Free gourmet coffee, drinks and snacks

Social and community outreach programs

Flexible work arrangements and telecommuting

Professional development and training

Monthly culture-building activities