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? 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) Primary Responsibilities:Present analysis and interpretation for operational and business review and planningSupport short and long term operational / strategic business activities through analysisDevelop recommended business solutions through research and analysis of data and business process and implement when appropriate Candidates should be comfortable working in a fast-paced, non-traditional work environment that have a high tolerance for ambiguity / risk-taker willing to jump in with little formal training. Candidates in this position will assist with a wide range of project tasks including documentation, system development, operations, leading meetings and providing status updates to executive level leaders.
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Health Administration, related field or equivalent work experience3+ years of experience in business / systems analysisExperience gathering requirements from the client / business and documentingExperience with process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and/or evaluation of business processesAdvanced level of proficiency with PC based software programs and automated database management systems (e.g. Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Visio)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 structuresPreferred Qualifications:Experience working with or knowledge of salesforce.com platform or similar application / softwareExperience working in healthcare / with providers 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.