Senior Data Analyst - Minnetonka, MN or Telecommut...

Location: Minnetonka, MN 55345

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Optum 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 of experience with UAT/QA systems and data analytics roles in software development and implementation support environments
  • 3+ years of SQL query writing experience
  • Broad understanding of healthcare, data and their interdependencies and relationships

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and detailed understanding of healthcare data in two or more areas: Lab data, Member, provider and or claims data
  • Experience with HL7 or FHIR
  • Alteryx 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)

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives

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 Data Analyst , Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota, Telecommute, Remote, Work from Home

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