You believe data can help reshape the future, and you find yourself loving the thrill of diving into challenging analysis. At UnitedHealth Group, you'll find an organization that will recognize those talents and have lots of growth potential. Here, you will be empowered, supported and encouraged to use your analysis expertise to help change the future of health care. Does the challenge intrigue you? We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst to join our team! In this position you will conduct and manage outcomes of various studies that include analyzing, reviewing, forecasting, trending, and presenting information for operational and business planning. You will support short and long term operational / strategic business activities by developing, enhancing and maintaining operational information and models. In addition, you will develop and implement effective / strategic business solutions through research and analysis of data and business processes. As a key member of the Analyst team, you will be part of UnitedHealth Group's mission of helping people live healthier lives. As a Senior Business Analyst, you will grow and develop as you conduct and manage outcomes of various studies. You will be challenged to analyze, review, and forecast data for operational and business planning. As part of this elite team, you will be empowered to impact the health care system through the analysis and interpretation of data, and presenting recommendations for business solutions. Join us! There's never been a better time to do your life's best work.(sm) *Telecommuters must live in a location that can receive a UnitedHealth Group approved high speed internet connection or can leverage existing high-speed internet service. UnitedHealth Group will not reimburse employees for personal internet connections that are used for business. Note: For security reasons, mobile cellular data and satellite are not approved means of internet connectivity and do not meet the criteria for high-speed internet connection through an ISPPrimary Responsibilities: Clearly and concisely present relevant facts surrounding the issues.Interact with stakeholders of all levels including senior management to create compelling vision, based on facts and data.Conduct Data Analysis to determine source data quality issues.Document root cause problems and data samples.Present analysis with supporting material and interpretation for operational and business review and planning Support short and long term operational / strategic business activities through analysis Serve as primary contact point for key business partners for issues or new development projects Represent department / team at larger cross organizational projects Identify and triage change impact from cross department / organization projects to team efforts Generally work is self-directed and not prescribed Works with less structured, more complex issues Serves as a resource to others
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or High School Diploma / GED and 4+ years' of equivalent experience in a corporate environment5+ years of professional experience in data operations areas, healthcare claims or FWAE5+ years of data analysis experience5 + years of experience producing data visualizations3+ years business analysis experience, gathering requirements from the client / business and documentation of requirements3+ years of experience with process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and evaluation of business processes3+ years of claims experience (Medicare or Medicaid, provider office or insurance field) 3+ years of experience with SQL and major data bases like Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, etc.3+ years of proven analytical skills, including business and systems analysisIntermediate level of proficiency with Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access and PowerPointPreferred Qualifications: Understanding of the functionality of BI / Big Data applications and how to implement and configure them to meet a business' needsPrevious experience interpreting technical documentation as well as authoring or updating documents as neededUnderstanding of SQL and Hadoop Working knowledge of relational databases, database structuresExperience in a Financial Services Organization Claims or Healthcare Fraud experience Understanding of relevant claim platforms (TOPS/UNET, COSMOS, Pulse, NICE, CSP Facets)High energy and a passion for data quality issue remediation and root cause analysisVery strong written, spoken, and presentation communication skillsProven ability to work with complexity and translate multiple sources of data into a clear approach for data analysis and visualizationCareers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative 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: BA, Business Analyst, SQL, BIG DATA, BI, SQL, Hadoop, TOPS/UNET, COSMOS, Pulse, NICE, CSP Facets, Financial Services Organization , Claims, Healthcare Fraud, telecommute
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.