You are a thought leader who thrives on developing new solutions to solve tough challenges. As a critical member of our business analysis team, you will help rewrite the future of UnitedHealth Group. Here, your analytical 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 analyze data and deliver bold, business-savvy ideas to impact the lives of millions?As a Business Analysis Consultant, 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) Looking for candidates who are comfortable working in fast-paced, non-traditional work environment. Someone who has a high tolerance for ambiguity / risk-taker willing to jump in with little formal training. Will assist with wide range of project tasks including documentation, system development, operations, leading meetings and providing status updates to executive level leaders. Primary Responsibilities:Analyze, review, forecast, and trend complex dataReview the analysis and interpretation of others workOversee ad hoc and operational reports developed and presented by othersPresent analysis and interpretation for operational and business review and planningSupport short and long term operational / strategic business solutions through research and analysis of data and business processes
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Health Administration, related field or equivalent work experience5+ years of experience in business analysisExperience gathering requirements from the client / business and documentingExperience with process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and / or evaluation of business processesIntermediate level of proficiency with PC based software programs and automated database management systems (Excel, Access, PowerPoint)Ability to communicate analysis including trends and opportunities to clients and the business in writing and verballyAbility to problem solve including multiple priorities and research conflicting and / or inaccurate dataWorking knowledge of relational databases, database structures Preferred Qualifications:Previous healthcare experience Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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.
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.