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Senior Data Analyst - Telecommute (remote)

Company: UnitedHealth Group Inc.
Location: Minnetonka
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

Data Analytics

  • Coordinates cross team data research, root cause analysis and prioritization of escalated Lab data quality issues
  • Tracks cross team root cause analysis
  • Engages with IT teams to understand the end-to-end data flow process and business rules, including filters, transformation rules, error queue / exception handling
  • Engages with scrum teams, application SMEs, data architects to resolve data related issues and determine short- and long-term approaches to remediation
  • Develops mechanisms to track progress of longer-term remediation across internal and external programs and departments
  • Implements and improves data research tools and processes
  • Leads communication and status reporting
  • Presents written and verbal data and system analysis findings, to business and IT stakeholders
  • Effectively communicate with many levels of the organization, business stakeholders / SME, scrum team, system architects, operations, etc.

UAT Testing

  • Leads and coordinate user acceptance testing (UAT)
  • Creates test cases to verify business requirements are met
  • Confirms / identifies test data for test scenarios
  • Executes test cases and documents results of the execution
  • Documents defects identified during test case execution and work with developers on the solution
  • Identifies, documents, and resolves prevalent data quality issues
  • Works closely with business analysts, data architects, and subject matter experts to translate business objectives into practical data quality business rules / requirements
  • Validates that data systems meet design specifications and requirements using SQL querying of the data

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years UAT / QA systems and data analytics roles in software development and implementation support environments
  • 3+ year SQL query writing experience; Alteryx experience is a plus
  • Broad understanding of healthcare, data and their interdependencies and relationships
  • Experience and detailed understanding of healthcare data in two or more areas: Lab data, Membership, HL7, FHIR
  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 7 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans wherever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)

The salary range for Colorado residents is $94,500 to 171,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

  • All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy

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: Senior Clinical Program Consultant, Telecommute, Telecommuting, Telecommuter, Remote, Work from Home, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group Inc., Minnetonka , Senior Data Analyst - Telecommute (remote), Other , Minnetonka, Minnesota

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