Associate Data Analyst - Telecommute

Location: Tucson, AZ 85702

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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:

  • Use your operational analytical skills to design/develop, program, maintain and publish reports
  • Make solid recommendations based on the analysis and provide explanations for reporting results for both internal operations and our customers
  • Self-directed and creative as you will deal with some very interesting and complex issues
  • Demonstrate an understanding of data modeling (relationships, data types, tables, etc.) and analytics concepts (queries, reporting, association of data sources)
  • Interpret requirements and translate them into data requirements (interfaces, data transformation, etc.) for complex projects
  • Collect and interpret data from various internal and external sources; prepares and compiles data
  • Demonstrate familiarity in using modeling and reporting tools and how to use them during the analysis process (e.g. SQL and/or Business Objects tools)
  • Design and/or develop specific databases for collection, tracking, and reporting to facilitate analysis
  • Design and develop network accessibility reports in Quest Analytics software packages
  • Data mapping (e.g. between source and target databases; mapping screen fields to database columns)
  • Assist business and systems analysts with business rule and data integration
  • Adept at verbal presentation at the manager/director level
  • Explain difficult concepts comfortably at the manager/director level
  • Creates deliverable templates and prepares written materials
  • Express independent view constructively, even when others disagree
  • Communicate effectively with clients and team members
  • Create work products using standard software packages (Visio, Word, Access, Excel)

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:

  • High School diploma/GED
  • 2+ years of experience performing significant data analysis and report development
  • 2+ years of programming knowledge (reporting code) and of relational databases, database structures and design, systems design, data management, data warehouse
  • 2+ years of proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access and PowerPoint
  • 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BA / BS in Business with coursework in MIS, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or applicable experience
  • SQL proficiency

Careers 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)

Colorado Residents Only: The salary/hourly range for Colorado residents is $43,200 to $76,700. 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 drugfree workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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