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Big Data Analyst - Telecommute

Advertiser
UnitedHealth Group
Location
Eden Prairie, Minnesota, United States
Rate
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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)

This role is to perform complex data analysis and research that improves our industry leading analytics in the Risk adjustment space

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

Primary Resposibilities:
  • Understand Retrospective Risk analytics processes in detail and evolve to be a data & subject matter expert
  • Research and analyze refinements to the existing processes
  • Use learnings from past results to define the key metrics
  • Create and automate new processes in big data to evaluate/predict data quality issues proactively

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:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer science or relevant field
  • 2+ years experience in Big data professional work experience (not academic)
  • 3+ years of experience working with relational data and SQL programming (SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL or similar databases)
  • 2+ years of experience working with NoSQL databases (HBase, HIVE or similar)
  • 2+ years of experience working on Python AND Spark
  • 3+ years of data analysis experience - High proficiency in SQL and experience handling large volumes of data
  • 2+ years of experience with any reporting tools
  • Telecommute with preference given to Eden Prairie, MN
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Healthcare domain knowledge - understanding claims, member & provider data
  • Medicare Risk Adjustment knowledge

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

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 $64,800 to $116,000. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

*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 drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: data analyst, telecommute, remote, work from home

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