Business Intelligence Analyst - Analytics


Location Name
Alberta Blue Cross - Edmonton
Edmonton, Alberta, CA
Date Posted Jun 10, 2019
Profession Analytics
Career Level(s) Experienced (Non Manager)
Job Type(s) Permanent, Full Time
Education Level(s) Bachelors, Masters
Job ID job-9559

Position Summary


Alberta Blue Cross is seeking a Business Intelligence Analyst for the Analytics team supporting the development and implementation of the organization’s analytics platform. This position will be part of a newly launched team whose purpose will be to advance the impact that data and analytics will have on the business as well as support and foster a data driven culture.  In return this individual will experience a dynamic, highly engaged and fast-paced organization that is committed to your growth and advancement. Using a data-driven approach, the team is tasked to explain the drivers of performance within product segments and recommend plan features, pricing, and customer experience required to address potential issues.


  • Responsible for data research, predictive modeling, and analytics in support of marketing, pricing, risk selection, and other operational areas of group and individual health, dental, life and disability insurance products.
  • Provides design support and development of business intelligence solutions, including inception, technical design, development, testing and delivery
  • Work closely with data architects to identify, extract, manipulate and clean appropriate data to be used in predictive analytics initiatives.
  • Engage with stakeholders to discover, analyze and evaluate business intelligence needs in order to design appropriate solutions
  • Gather business requirements and project manage tasks and timelines
  • Create excellent working relationships with business, IT and analytics peer group


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in quantitative discipline (i.e., Computing Science, Actuarial Science, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, Operations Research or Engineering).
  • Must have five years of hands-on marketing, strategy and analytics exposure
  • Market exposure in benefits industry is an asset but not required; predictive modeling for insurance products preferred
  • Possess a thorough understanding of data management applications such as SAS or SQL, data visualization tools such as MicroStrategy and Tableau.
  • Must have a high degree of critical thinking, to select the most appropriate input data, modeling method, indicated variables, and techniques.

Alberta Blue Cross offers a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to work in a challenging team-oriented environment. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.  If you have the qualifications we are looking for, apply online at .

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