Singapore Health Services Pte Ltd

Senior Analyst, Data Science, Health Services Research Centre

Job Category:  Research
Posting Date:  27 Mar 2024

We are seeking a forward-thinking Senior Analyst to pioneer advanced solutions aimed at overcoming challenges in health services delivery. In this dynamic role, you will take the lead in formulating innovative approaches, models and solutions that can deal with the complexities and uncertainties inherent in large scale complex health systems. You will provide thought leadership and expertise from envisioning to realising solutions to support health services enhancements for future health systems, population health and global health.  You will collaborate closely with implementation scientists and strategic partners to conceive, deploy, and assess the impact of health interventions, ensuring the alignment with the broader goals of SingHealth and the healthcare landscape in Singapore and beyond.


You will be responsible for the development of novel solutions to deal with any potential health services problems. You will also assist in the development of funding proposals, research publications and policy documents. You will have to work with end users, problem owners, implementation scientists and ecosystem partners to co-develop and deploy solutions, collect data and evaluate outcomes in early pilot implementation environments.



  • Bachelor’s Degree / Masters / PhD in Health Services Research, Systems Engineering, Computational Statistics, Business Analytics, Public Health or any related science/engineering disciplines or equivalent.
  • At least 5 years of working experience in research (health services research preferred)
  • Deep understanding of health systems complexities, with the ability to analyse and synthesise cross-system interdependencies and drive evidence-based improvements.
  • Strong acumen for data analysis and proficiency with utilising various analytical and modelling tools to inform health services research and practice.
  • Exceptional skills in communication and collaboration, capable of engaging effectively with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Commitment to maintaining high standards of research integrity and reproducibility.
  • Commitment to develop world-class research outcomes and sharing of knowledge
  • Familiarity with healthcare database management systems and processes, policies and regulation would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of major programming/scripting language is required (e.g., R/Python, Java, Javascript,  Julia). Knowledge and experience in using specialised simulation platforms (e.g., Flexsim) will be an advantage.
  • Analytical with strong problem-solving skills, and ability to work with incomplete or imperfect data
  • Persistent and driven individual who is forward thinking and a self-motivator that thrives on new challenges and adapts to acquiring new knowledge
Req ID:  2804