At Optum, we are driven to transform health care not just for our own good, but for the greater good. And, with your data reporting and analysis expertise, you can join us on our mission to help make the health care system work better for everyone. As a Sr. Data Report Analyst, you will thrive as you design and architect data warehouse solutions. You will be a primary contributor in developing testing and deploying key data warehouses or data marts, and you will be working with cutting edge technology. This role will prepare you for significant career growth as you shift to a gear you didn't know you had in you. So the contributions you'll make at Optum, the pride you will feel, the smile that will keep you company on your way home are all ways that you'll know what you do here really matters. It will be important. No, it will not be just important, it will be historic. That's why someday, you will look back at the things you achieved here and realize that you did your life's best work.(sm) This position is responsible for gathering business and technical requirements surrounding the preparation of clinical, financial, and utilization reports and analyses that support various business units. This position works closely with internal clients (relationships, client management, product, IT, etc.) to create business requirements and technical specifications for the defined deliverables. This position uses data including, but not limited to, internal clinical system, medical and pharmacy claims, laboratory results, health risk assessments, and member eligibility. Primary Responsibilities: Gathers and defines business requirements and technical specifications for reporting deliverables Analyzes requirements and translates into functional specifications for the development team Verifies that the solutions meet the requirements Technical problem solving and data research Performs complex analysis and is able to explain results / trend and make recommendations Participates in testing (development) Proactively identifies data issues that impact deliverables; recommends solutions to resolve issues Responsible for ongoing production QA of reports Creating and executes SQL queries within a relational and star schema databases for analysis and problem solving
Required Qualifications: 2+ years of data analysis experience and report running Experience in SQL and Relational Databases Ability to identify problems and research solutions in order to develop the best course of action to resolve data and reporting issues; the incumbent must possess good problem solving skills and excellent analytical abilities Ability to work in a fast-paced changing environment and meet tight deadlines Excellent verbal and written communication skillsmust work in Rosemont, IL officePreferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree from accredited university, preferably with a degree in analytic discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Math, Engineering) or equivalent experience Experience with Healthcare Claims Prior experience working with Healthcare Reporting Technology 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, requirements, data analysis, business analysis, reporting, analytics, SQL, Data Warehouse, Data Marts, Business Intelligence, SAS, healthcare, Rosemont, Illinois, IL
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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.