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.(sm) Primary Responsibilities: Lead large, complex projects to achieve key business objectives Direct cross-functional and/or cross-segment teams Predict emerging customer needs and develops innovative solutions to meet them Participate in the development of business strategy Develop and manages business plans to achieve objectives Solve unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business Translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences Influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products, and/or approaches
Required Qualifications: Post-graduate degree in applicable area of expertise or equivalent experience10+ year's Project Management experience in a large enterprise environment (Fortune 200) 10+ year's technical experience in one or more aspects of Information Systems Development or Business / Information Systems areas Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) project management Business Analysis project management Budget tracking and complex cost benefit analysis skillsStrong understanding of distributed technologies & architecture Solid understanding of mainframe technologies Ability to build and manage relationships across a large enterprise C-level interface and presentation skills Ability to influence decisions from top down and bottom up Solid analytical, problem-solving and financial analysis skillsProficiency in computer software such as Project, Power Point, Excel and Mini Tab Preferred Qualifications: Health care insurance background PMP Certification Exposure to multiple PM methodologies Process implementation & re-engineering MS Access - ad hoc reporting Big 4 or Professional Services experience Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place 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: IT Project Manager, project management, business analysis, PM methodologies, reporting, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota
Internal Number: 748475
About UnitedHealth Group
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.