Junior Consultant, Analytics

Barrington, IL posted on February 28

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Role Summary/Purpose

Essential Responsibilities

The Junior Consultant, Analytics is responsible for delivery of productivity solutions for GE’s healthcare clients. Analytics Consulting is an exciting discipline combining traditional consulting with analytics disciplines such as data science, statistics, simulation and predictive modeling. Engagements follow a problem back approach, leveraging interviews and data mining to align clients around high-value problem statements, then designing targeted solutions to improve performance. Project types include designing efficient healthcare facilities, reconfiguring existing capacity for patient throughput and experience, improving health system utilization and implementing real-time analytics in command centers to dynamically optimize coordination of patient care.

The Junior Consultant, Analytics will work with clients and multi-disciplinary consulting teams and will possess strong analytical skills, a structured approach to problem solving and experience with process improvement and statistical analysis. In addition, the Junior Consultant, Analytics must be a self-starter with potential to lead. The career path for Analytics Consultants grows from delivering analytics to leading projects and eventually managing clients. The ability to effectively communicate complex concepts and lead change is a must.

Responsibilities Include
• Contributing to engagement deliverables, coordinate activities and provide any necessary support to the engagement team.
• Assisting in the collection, validation and analysis of data to support engagement objectives.
• Contributing to the planning and completion of high quality engagement deliverables on time and on budget.
• Assisting in the design and layout of analysis and in writing accurate reports to depict findings, contributing to the development of conclusions and recommendations.
• Assisting in the preparation of clear and insightful executive-level presentations.
• Establishing credibility and develop relationships with mid-level client managers.
• Serving as a professional representative of GE Healthcare in all public and client settings.
• Participating in Knowledge Management activities as directed


• Bachelor's Degree in Industrial or Electrical Engineering, Math or Statistics or related discipline,
• Experience in outcome based process improvement, change management
• Formal problem solving, logic
• Experience with analytic techniques: regression analysis, simulation modeling, timeseries forecasting, hypothesis testing using R, SAS or similar software
• Experience programming in Java, C# or similar production level language applied to data management, algorithms and automation
• Data management in SQL or Oracle, understanding of Data Mining principles and strategies
• Hands on experience with data visualization and dashboard development in Tableau, Qlik or similar
• Excellent communication skills, teamwork
• Ability to travel minimum 70%

Additional Elgibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

• Graduate degree in Industrial or Electrical Engineering, Math or Statistics or related discipline
• Formal problem solving, logic
• Experience in outcome based process improvement, change management
• Experience working in a healthcare provider / acute care setting