We are seeking a qualified and ambitious Sr. Data Analyst in the Eden Prairie, MN area. This role are responsible for the management and manipulation of mostly structured data, with a focus on building business intelligence tools, conducting analysis, performing normalization operations and assuring data quality. Primary Responsibilities:Developing data solutions to support analyses, performing analysis, interpreting results, developing actionable insights and presenting recommendations for use across the company People on this team will partner with stakeholders to understand data requirements and develop tools and models such as segmentation, dashboards, data visualizations, decision aids and business case analysis to support the organization Team members will typically use business intelligence, data visualization, query, analytic and statistical software to build solutions, perform analysis and interpret data Positions in this function work on predominately descriptive and regression-based analytics and tend to leverage subject matter expert views in the design of their analytics and algorithms
Required Qualifications:5+ years of years of data analyst experience in a large environment 1+ yeas of experience in creating actionable insights from large quantities of data 1+ years of experience in analyzing and visualizing big data using Tableau 1+ years of expertise in SQL and optimizing complex queries for optimum performance Strong skills in Python or R and in-depth knowledge of data structures Familiarity with Java, Apache Spark, and machine learning Experience in segmenting users based on demographics and usage Familiarity with agile and scrum methodologies and a highly collaborative atmosphere The agility and confidence to make quick, effective decisions Presentation skills, and knowledge of the best ways to visualize dataPreferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or at least 5 years of related work experience Optum and UHG experienceTechnology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) 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: data analyst, SQL, Python, R, Java, Apache Spark, machine learning, Eden Prairie, MN
Internal Number: 750023
About UnitedHealth Group
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.