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UnitedHealth Group

Sr. Data Analyst - Telecommute

Company: UnitedHealth Group

Location: Work From Home, United States

Posted on: June 23

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Clinical Data is a fast growing, strategic asset for UnitedHealth Group. Spearheading new and innovative uses of clinical data will have a strong positive impact on UHG’s member and patient experience as well as Enterprise overall. Join Enterprise Clinical Data Strategy (ECDS) team to be on the leading edge of driving adoption and uses of clinical data across the UHG.

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

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • This position, which is part of ECDS team, will focus on supporting strategy and business case development by securing, organizing, and extracting insights from internal and external data to provide quantitative support required for advancing ECDS agenda
  • Individual in this role will work across the enterprise at various levels of the organization as well as outside of the organization via public sources to identify, secure and analyze necessary data and information to support various ECDS efforts
  • This individual would be expected to not only gather and manipulate the data but also to identify what data is require solving a particular problem and work independently to execute on the effort
  • May use business intelligence, data visualization, query, analytic and statistical software to build solutions, perform analysis and interpret 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:

  • Undergraduate degree or an equivalent
  • 3+ years of experience in health insurance, provider or related industries
  • Solid understanding of health care industry for both provider and health insurer
  • Knowledge of common database query languages for both SQL and NO-SQL databases

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of statistical methods
  • Knowledge of business intelligence and data visualization tools
  • Technology background
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Meticulous note taking skills and attention to detail
  • Solid interpersonal skills and ability to navigate matrixed organizations with minimal support
  • Ability to solve complex problems and develop innovative solutions
  • Ability to perform complex conceptual analyses
  • Ability to work independently in a fluid, ambiguous environment

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment

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Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $82,100 to $146,900. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada residents is $90,500 to $161,600. 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/AffirmativSe 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.

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