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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Information Technology

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

IT Data Analytics Analyst - Las Vegas, NV

UHG - Las Vegas, Nevada

Posted: 11/17/2018

IT Data Analytics Analyst will use advanced database tools to provide specialized data analysis. They organize, sort and filter data in order to distinguish patterns and recognize trends. They develop and maintain data preparation and validation routines to support data mining and have experience in creating complex data mining algorithms. They select, recommend and apply appropriate analytic and statistical methodologies and techniques to execute against an analysis plan or research objectives.

 

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Positions in this function use advanced statistical and inferential analysis programs to provide specialized data analysis

  • Organizes, sorts and filters data in order to distinguish patterns and recognize trends

  • Develops and maintains data preparation and validation routines to support data mining and has experience in creating complex data mining algorithms

  • Selects, recommends and applies appropriate analytic and statistical methodologies and techniques to execute against an analysis plan or research objectives

  • Provides explanations and interpretations within area of expertise

 


Required Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree or higher level of education or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years’ experience with relational database management systems (e.g. Access, SQL or Oracle)

  • 2+ years’ experience performing data analytics and reporting

  • 2+ year’s advanced level of proficiency with MS Excel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with object-oriented programming systems

  • Knowledge of data release precautions and HIPAA regulations

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

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)

 

Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, is a multi-specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, hospice and palliative care services,  plus E-visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology.  Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.

 

 

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: IT Data Analytics Analyst, Las Vegas, NV, Nevada, Access, SQL or Oracle, relational database management

 

 

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