What makes your technology career greater with UnitedHealth Group You'll have the most opportunities to grow and develop. We invest in rich technology resources and talented people to help glean and use intelligence in ways that drive quality and affordability of healthcare for millions of people worldwide. It's your chance to be a transformational force in the industry and within UnitedHealth Group. If you believe there is always a better way, take the next step in exploring your potential with UnitedHealth Group. Positions in this function are involved in the definition, management, and implementation of significant technology focused projects. Focuses on IT projects, not for use as project management in non-IT roles. Positions are business specialists and technology generalists that manage, direct and interface with business clients. Align technology solutions with business strategies, working primarily with senior management. Proactively identify opportunities, conduct analyses, needs assessments, cost/benefit assessments and broker other IS services. Includes those involved in release management. Primary Responsibilities:Managing projects around systems and data architecture Management and coordination with cross-functional technical and business teams Dedicated internal UHG Customer Support and Release Management for ICES Clearinghouse Responsible for multiple projects simultaneously Heavily involved with setting up recurring status meetings with the business, fielding questions from the business, as well as handling issues that arise from the business Heavily involved with training new employees Anticipating issues and acting proactively to address potential issues Gathering and updating project materials, forecasting, project documentation, business flows, root cause analysis, and lessons learned documents Speaking to details of the project to both the business and technical teams from beginning to end of all projects Obtaining maximum value from Information Technology project management services Utilizing organizational resources appropriately Improving processes to optimize performance and value over time Providing risk management and issue/problem resolution as required Reviews the work of others Develops innovative approaches Sought out as expert Serves as a leader/ mentor Works collaboratively with peers to promote our United culture across our teams
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience 3+ years of IT Software/Application management experience (preferably in a claim editing system) 3+ years of experience working hands-on with all aspects of the Software/System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) 3+ years of experience with data gathering/analysis and writing system requirements Experience working with test plans and test casesPreferred Qualifications:Proficiency with Planview Proficiency with MS Office (Including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access) Healthcare Industry experienceCareers 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.
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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.