SAS Programmer (Data Analyst _SME 2)

KBR   •  

Aurora, CO

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Less than 5 years

Posted 35 days ago

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KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, IT, cyber and security services. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!

Willing to consider out-of-state applicants however, a formal relocation package is not available with this position.The work of this position is performed on-site in Aurora, CO.

The SAS Programmer (Data Analyst) participates with a small team of analysts and other support personnel involved with the identification and prosecution of HealthcareFraud, Waste and Abuse (FWA) supporting the Defense Health Agency TRICARE Program Integrity Office. This role will perform data mining, analysis, and reporting of TRICARE claims data in response to ad hoc and recurring requests from the Defense Health Agency (DHA) – Program Integrity (PI).

Position Summary:

  • Perform data mining, analysis, and reporting of TRICARE claims data in response to ad hoc and recurring requests from the Defense Health Agency (DHA) – Program Integrity (PI)

  • Provide consultation in: payment calculation; use of healthcare data.

  • Support the DHA PI staff and anti-fraud partners

  • Provide support programming and analytic support services to the DHA anti- fraud team

  • Support the initial entry of information into the database tracking system, datamining requests, downloading information from the Purchase Care Data Warehouse using SAS and SQL.

  • Follow program guidance in statistical sampling; payment calculation; use of DHA data; use of diagnosis codes, procedures codes, Diagnosis Related Group (DRG) codes, and revenue codes; and study designs

  • Pharmaceutical claims, codes, revenue codes, diagnosis

  • Document all work product for a technical and non-technical audience, both within SAS programs and in project-specific documentation (read me files, task orders, operating procedures, etc.)

  • Write complex queries to DB2 platform databases and provide technical support to other staff

  • Develop reports and graphics using alternatives to SAS, such as R software and/or SPSS



  • BA/BS in Statistics, Information Systems Management, Computer Science or Applied Math or related discipline plus 2 years of experience, preferred. Master’s degree in same degree programs listed above w/no experience is acceptable.

  • Working knowledge of SAS Analytical package. (including SAS Macro Language and Proc SQL)

  • Possession of experience in analysis and database management using SAS through coursework, employment, and/or Base SAS certification

  • Possession of working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel and Access)

  • Possession of excellent customer service and organization skills

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Must show experience with multitasking with customer requirements, working on small teams and results.

  • Experience with healthcare coding and billing systems desirable

  • UNIX/Shell skills desirable

  • Transact-SQL/DB2 programming skills are preferred

    Req ID: 1072739