RESPONSIBILITIES Kforce has a client in search of a Data Analyst in Oakland, CA. Summary The candidate will be responsible for driving strategic data-informed decisions, gathering data and information on target variables in an established systematic fashion, and preparing data for analytic efforts. This position drives the execution of creative data analytic approaches leading to actionable outcomes across functional areas, business andor clinical lines, interprets complex data analyses, and leads the development of advanced analytical andor statistical models enabling informed business decisions. Major ResponsibilitiesEssential Functions Identifies and evaluates emerging trends in health insurance and health care Practices self-leadership and promotes learning in others by building relationships with cross-functional stakeholders Communicating information and providing advice to drive projects forward Influencing team members within assigned unit Listening and responding to, seeking and addressing performance feedback Adapting to competing demands and new responsibilities Providing feedback to others, including upward feedback to leadership and mentoring junior team members Creating and executing plans to capitalize on strengths and develop weaknesses And adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback REQUIREMENTS Master's degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, SocialPhysicalLife Science, Business, or related field Experience in data analytics required Preferred Qualifications Health insurance experience Certification in one of the following preferred Oracle Business intelligence (OBI), EMC Data Science Associate (EMCDSA), Certified Authorization Professional (CAP), or Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) Kforce is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.