Senior Business Analyst - Telecommute

Recruiter
UnitedHealth Group
Location
Eden Prairie
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Sep 2020
Job role
Business analyst
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Combine two of the fastest–growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(s m) You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities Design and build recommended business and operations solutions and process improvement through analysis of regulatory requirements and implementation of proposed designs using agile and other methodologies Understand, interpret and develop product business models, including value propositions and desired business benefits Proficient with risk and quality analytics including rule algorithms, and have the ability to convert requirements into technical specs Write detailed Features and user stories within a agile framework Primary point of contact for Business teams and engineering teams on product features build out Actively participate in End–end testing and Operational readiness activities Troubleshoot and analyze data issues from analytics processing Conduct business, functional, technical, and data analysis to define product requirements for all aspects of healthcare applications including data schema definition, data verification, data quality, data load, analytics rule interpretation and implementation, UAT and testing Actively work with engineering teams for measures development Act as a SME during planning, testing, and certification phases You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in. Required Qualifications Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience Bachelor's degree or equivalent in healthcare analytics, management, statistics or equivalent experience 5+ years demonstrable experience working with risk andor quality measures – designing, translating, testing and certifying Proven analytic skills, troubleshooting issues, and providing recommendations to upper management Experience working with cross – functional teams and the ability to bridge gaps in understanding, and moving the team towards a common delivery Experience working with SQL, understanding relational databases and data structures within healthcare setting Preferred Qualifications Exposure to Big Data, Hive Knowledge in Agile methodology Experience working within an analytics platform running certified quality andor risk rules Excellent communication and presentation skills. Ability to present ideas in a concise and clear manner Careers with Optum . Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective to make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health–related information, to guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment OpportunityAffirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug–free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Keywords business analyst, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota, telecommute, remote, work from home

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