You are a thought leader who thrives on developing new solutions to solve tough challenges to make the healthcare system betters. As a critical member of our Consumer Experience team, you will help rewrite the future of UnitedHealth Group. Here, your analytical, program management and innovative skills will help us with our mission of helping people live healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. And we need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel that mission. Are you ready to deliver bold, business-savvy ideas to impact the lives of millions? As a Business Analysis Consultant in Consumer Experience you will be empowered to support short and long term operational / strategic business activities; develop, enhance and maintain operational information and models that will have an impact on business decisions. In this leadership role, you will have the opportunity to take the contributions of analysts and create valuable solutions to improve the health care system. Join us! Your passion for performance can fuel your life's best work.(sm) This is a highly visible program across Optum and UHC, this individual will lead and drive in senior meetings, connect the dots between IT and the business and present solutions. This person must have Agile and waterfall experience and be able to support all development lifecycles. Primary Responsibilities:Analyze, review, forecast, and trend complex data Review the analysis and interpretation of others work Oversee ad - hoc client and operational reports developed and presented by others Present analysis and interpretation for operational and business review and planning. Support short and long term operational / strategic business activities through analysis Develop and implement effective / strategic business solutions through research and analysis of data and business processes Reviews the work of others Develops innovative approaches Sought out as expert Serves as a leader / mentor Drives program initiatives supporting consumer data
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience 4+ years of experience in business / finance analysis 4+ years of experience gathering requirements from the client / business and documenting 4+ years of experience with program - project management, process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and / or evaluation of business processes Experience communicating and presenting information, in both written and verbal formats, to all levels of the organization including senior level leadership Intermediate level of proficiency with PC based software programs and automated database management systems (Excel, Access, PowerPoint) Working knowledge of IT methodologies such as Agile and / or WaterfallPreferred Qualifications:Ability to communicate analysis including trends and opportunities to clients and the business in writing and verbally Ability to problem solve including multiple priorities and research conflicting and / or inaccurate data Working knowledge of relational databases, database structures Experience working in an Agile funding modelCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or 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) 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. Job Keywords: Business Analyst Consultant, Consumer experience, Analyst, Agile, Waterfall, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota
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.