Data Analyst - Hybrid

Job description

The Data Analyst collects and analyses data to identify trends to provide insights to manage contract performance. The main duties include identifying, gathering, analyzing data and making insights accessible through graphs, charts, tables and reports.

Careers with Optum offer hybrid work arrangements and individuals who live in the Republic of Ireland will have the opportunity to regularly work from home (remote). Here at Optum we use the office space to promote community, enhance collaboration and foster innovation.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Mining data to extract information from data sets and identify correlations and patterns
  • Monitoring and managing data quality and outputs
  • Organizing and transforming data into comprehensible analyses and visualizations
  • Using data to predict trends in pharmacy and client utilization
  • Using tools and techniques to visualize data in easy-to-understand formats, such as diagrams and graphs
  • Preparing reports and presenting these to various levels of internal staff
  • Identifying and recommending new ways to save money by streamlining business processes
  • Communicating with stakeholders to understand data content and business requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree required
  • Experience in a position monitoring, managing, manipulating and drawing insights from data
  • SQL programming with the ability to perform effective querying involving multiple tables and subqueries
  • Experience working with and creating databases and dashboards using all relevant data to inform decisions
  • Strong problem solving, quantitative and analytical abilities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and delegation skills.
  • Strong ability to plan and manage numerous processes, people, and projects simultaneously.

Please note you must currently be eligible to work and remain indefinitely without any restrictions in the country to which you are making an application. Proof will be required to support your application.

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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

All telecommuters will be required to adhere to the Optum Ireland 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.

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