Work With Us - Criminal Justice + Health Data Product Lead

17a is looking for a Criminal Justice and Health Data Product Lead to lead our work focused on higher-impact service coordination across Medicaid and the criminal justice system.

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The CJ and Health Data Product Lead will join our work with a large Medicaid managed care plan and several criminal justice partner organizations for a pilot project focused on integrated criminal justice data into service coordination and population health management.

You will be responsible for leading the development of new data processes to integrate criminal justice data into healthcare claims environment for a large health insurance enterprise, and will also be part of a broader team focused on novel reporting and intervention design based on the newly integrated data.

Specific responsibilities include working as part of a broader technical team, leading the design of data processes to enable pilot objectives, building mechanisms for data exchange including .NET application/REST API, and running ad-hoc analytics to inform broader intervention design.

Additional details

  • Start late summer or early fall

  • Full time Fellowship for 6-12 months (flexible, for discussion)

  • Comp commensurate with experience

  • Location flexible; must be open to travel (travel paid for by 17a)

  • Ability to work from main 17a office/relocation to Cincinnati-area preferred


  • High energy, positive and strong team orientation, with a demonstrated passion for improving public service delivery

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, Engineering or related discipline

  • 3-5 years of experience in business intelligence, application development, database development and ETL and/or data analysis domains

  • 3+ years of enterprise software experience

  • 3-5 years of experience with programming languages like Python, Java or equivalent

  • Extensive coding & application development abilities

  • Ability to translate business requirements to functionality, with estimates and implementation plans

  • Experience working with and developing in TIBCO Jaspersoft is a plus

  • Demonstrated interest in healthcare and/or criminal justice preferred

About 17a
17a is a boutique strategy firm focused on improving public service delivery – using a combination of classic tools and more out-of-the-box solution design and development. We regularly partner with groups who have the potential to improve public sector service delivery, including public sector agencies, technology/data science companies, large corporates and the investment community.