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Benefit Configuration Analyst

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United States
Base Salary
80k-90k USD
Sidecar Health

Job Description

Sidecar Health is redefining health insurance. Our mission is to make excellent healthcare affordable and attainable for everyone. We know that to accomplish this lofty mission, we need driven people who will make things happen.

The passionate people who make up Sidecar Health’s team come from all over, with backgrounds as tech leaders, policy makers, healthcare professionals, and beyond. And they all have one thing in common—the desire to fix a broken system and make it more personalized, affordable, and transparent.

If you want to use your talents to transform healthcare in the United States, come join us!

**Must reside in Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Ohio, or Texas for consideration**

About the Role

As a Benefit Configuration Analyst, you will be instrumental in ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of critical information within our claims databases. Your responsibilities will include collaborating with cross-functional teams to define requirements for our rules engine and serving as the initial configuration analyst, creating and managing rules within our new technology platform.

What You'll Do

  • Implement and maintain benefit matrices for all Sidecar Health products
  • Conduct root cause analysis and resolve benefit and pricing-related claims payment issues
  • Define requirements for our rules engine and serve as the initial configuration analyst
  • Assist with project requirements and staff new technology features on the roadmap
  • Analyze and interpret data to determine appropriate configuration changes
  • Interpret specific state and/or federal benefits, contracts, and additional business requirements, converting these terms to configuration parameters
  • Code, update, and maintain benefit plans, provider contracts, fee schedules, and various system tables through the user interface

What You'll Bring

  • 2+ years of experience in benefit configuration or a related field
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of healthcare benefits, contracts, and fee schedules
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working with rules engines and configuration tools (Preferred)

What You'll Get

  • Competitive salary, bonus opportunity, and equity package
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • A 401k retirement plan
  • Paid vacation and company holidays
  • Opportunity to make an impact at a rapidly growing mission-driven company transforming healthcare in the U.S

Sidecar Health adopts a market-based approach to compensation, where base pay varies depending on location and is further influenced by job-related skills and experience. The current expected salary range for this position is $80,000 - $90,000.

Sidecar Health is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to building a diverse team. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

Advice from our career coach

As a Benefit Configuration Analyst at Sidecar Health, you will play a crucial role in maintaining accurate and timely information in claims databases. To stand out as an applicant for this position, here are some key tips:

  • Highlight your 2+ years of experience in benefit configuration or a related field.
  • Emphasize your strong analytical skills and ability to interpret complex data, essential for this role.
  • Showcase your proficiency in Microsoft Excel, as data analysis is a key aspect of the job.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of healthcare benefits, contracts, and fee schedules.
  • Discuss your experience working with rules engines and configuration tools, as this is a preferred skill.
  • Highlight your excellent communication and interpersonal skills, crucial for collaborating with cross-functional teams.
  • Illustrate your ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

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