UnitedHealth Group

Data Engineer/Analyst - Telecommute

Job description

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)

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Gather business requirements for data processing applications in iterative/agile development model partnering with Business and IT stakeholders
  • Analyze and document requirements from internal and external sources, evaluate and build effective solutions to address the requirements
  • Partner with the Business and the Development Teams to implement solutions effectively and adjust solutions as needed based on dynamic nature of program
  • Consult with managers and Architects to determine the role of the IT systems in an organization
  • Coordinate in High-level and Low-level Design Sessions including writing technical project documentation and Translate Business Requirements into Detailed design documents (Logical & Physical)
  • Creating data flow diagram, diagram for logical operational steps of programs, Context Diagrams and Documenting on Conceptual Model
  • Create workflow diagram for data feeding from multiple sources to one system or vice versa
  • Design and implement efficient and effective functional design solutions
  • Create source-to-target mapping based on requirements
  • Define rules for data profiling and transformation logic
  • Support Data Governance activities and be responsible for data integrity
  • Query data sources to conduct analyses, detailed data profiling and reporting
  • Research complex functional data/analytical issues
  • Assume responsibility for data integrity, data quality among various internal groups and/or between internal and external sources
  • Provides source system analysis and perform gap analysis between source and target systems

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:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of data analysis experience
  • 5+ years of systems analysis/requirement gathering experience
  • 3+ years of Health Care/Claims data experience
  • Hands on experience to derive solutions from analysis
  • Hands on quality assurance experience
  • Query data sources to conduct analyses, detailed data profiling and reporting


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience on Kafka, Clouds, Microservices and/or Snowflake
  • Working experience with HealthCare data standards like FHIR, HL7 or 834/837 or SMART
  • Requirements gathering and analysis of data processing/data warehousing systems
  • Data modeling and data architecture experience

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

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)

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.

*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: Healthcare, Claims, Analysis, Microservices, Solutioning, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Work at Home, Work from Home, Remote

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