Job description

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Meet with stakeholders to gather requirements
  • Build queries using SQL to extract data from Oracle and Snowflake
  • Help design and develop the next generation of NLP, ML & AI products, and services for healthcare
  • Develop machine learning and deep learning models and systems in domains including, but not limited to regression, classification, prediction, recommendation, conversational AI and Generative AI
  • Manage NLP & ML models lifecycle - development, deployment, monitoring, retraining - for a suite of products
  • Stay curious to learn latest ML/AI techniques, share knowledge and brainstorm how these can be leveraged to add value to our healthcare
  • Develop reports and dashboards using Tableau/Power BI. Proficiency with DAX
  • Build Data flow pipelines and automation using Talend DI/Python/Azure Data Factory
  • Participate and present in team code reviews and deployments
  • Interact with stakeholders for User Acceptance Testing
  • Comply with the terms and conditions of the employment contract, company policies and procedures, and any and all directives (such as, but not limited to, transfer and/or re-assignment to different work locations, change in teams and/or work shifts, policies in regards to flexibility of work benefits and/or work environment, alternative work arrangements, and other decisions that may arise due to the changing business environment). The Company may adopt, vary or rescind these policies and directives in its absolute discretion and without any limitation (implied or otherwise) on its ability to do so
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s in engineering or equivalent degree
  • 4 - 8 years of Industry experience (Healthcare preferred) in data science, machine learning or a related field
  • 3+ years of solid python programming
  • 2+ years of experience with Machine Learning/Deep Learning modeling using both structured and unstructured data
  • 1+ years of experience with NLP, NLU
  • 4+ years of experience with complex Oracle & Snowflake SQL queries and performance tuning
  • 3+ years of experience and Excellent skills with data visualization using Tableau/PowerBI
  • Demonstrate excellent Communication skills for user interaction and team player
At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone–of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income–deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes — an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.


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