Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.
You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.
This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum – a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.
Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.
Are you the kind of person who has no patience for jargon? Because we say what we mean in clear and concise language here. When the health of millions is on the line, we can't wait for translations. We're looking for a Business Analyst who can see past the number crunching and find the conclusions that will drive business decisions.
The thing about this is, it's a job that requires precision, vigilance and clarity. You'll be responsible for interpreting and analyzing huge amounts of information to uncover the meaning beneath the data. Then, you'll need to paint the picture that shows the trends, patterns and opportunities leading to effective solutions.
Analyze and interpret data to identify trends, patterns and opportunities for the business and clientsCommunicate analysis and interpretation to appropriate audiencesProduce, publish and distribute scheduled and ad-hoc client and operational reports relating to the development and performance of products, processes and technologiesCreate and update templates, and build automation tools to enhance accuracy and automation of tasksMeticulous and high level of attention to detailProblem solving capabilities and pro-active approachStrong written and verbal communication skillsManage inquiries and perform ad hoc analyses as well as perform additional duties as assigned
- Bachelor Degree (or higher) or High School Diploma / GED and 5+ years of experience in business, finance, operations, or data analytics
- Client Account Management and / or Project Management experience
- Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel to analyze data with advanced formulas, create and manipulate spreadsheets, use vLookups, use pivot tables, etc.
- Ability to travel up to 25% of the time (maybe once a year to Eden Prairie, MN)
- Must reside within a commutable distance to an Optum office location in Minnesota or Wisconsin
- Experience in inventory management
- Experience in claims
- Experience with Microsoft Access the ability to utilize databases
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.
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