As a Business Intelligence Analyst, you will have the opportunity to be a part of a focused team dedicated to helping to make the health care system work better for everyone. This position is a part of the Reporting and Data Management team that supports Rally Health and Prevention-related program data. In this role, you'll be involved in gathering, analyzing and evaluating business requirements for reporting and data integration solutions requested by the business and our clients. You will be involved in assessing the feasibility of providing the requested information based on the analysis of data in our data warehouse or other source systems. You will also create detailed functional and technical specifications to the Development & Quality Assurance team. You will be primary contributor and subject matter expert related to project efforts and will be responsible for gathering effort estimates, managing timelines and all business communication from intake to deployment. Successful candidate will demonstrate strong database and data analyst skills, along with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects concurrently, excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to communicate diplomatically with colleagues and clients from various functional areas, and will be a proactive problem solver and critical thinker with excellent planning, coordination, and organizational skills. Primary Responsibilities:Collaborate with requestor to gather, analyze and document business requirements relating to reporting and data integration solutions. Communicate design to all stakeholders and varying levels of the organization Present and evaluate design solutions objectively and facilitate conflict resolution Analyze business intelligence requirements (e.g., standard / ad hoc reporting, dashboards, scorecards, visualization, analytics) and create functional designs based on business requirements Identify applicable source data and perform data profiling to ensure data availability / completeness / accuracy / consistency Assess data management requirements, processes and capabilities (e.g., governance, archiving, metadata, master data, data modeling, data quality) Review, analyze and update project estimates, timelines, dependencies and deliverables to ensure achievement of project goals Collaborate with Data Architect and development team members to design and document specifications for data flows (e.g., data acquisition, formatting, dependencies) and appropriate data models (e.g., relational / dimensional, logical / physical, new subject areas) Ensure compliance with database / data modeling standards and naming conventions (e.g., Enterprise Logical Data Model), and provide feedback as appropriate Define and document data configuration, data validation rules and transformation logic in collaboration with business partners Conduct all required design reviews, update design documents as appropriate and obtain appropriate sign-offs Review and troubleshoot potential issues throughout all phases of the project Collaborate with QA team to ensure testing efforts align with system deliveries and business processes Identify scenarios that may require performance testing, and communicate to appropriate testing groups (e.g., QA) Communicate and ensure full understanding of changes to applicable groups, in order to facilitate ongoing stability Provide ongoing expertise to operational support groups in order to address identified problems / issues, as requested Ensure that operational documentation is updated to include system maintenance / update changes Work closely with business teams to strategize solutions that support long term business objectives Ensure IT deliverables align with business requirements with measurable results Act as the liaison between business, development, quality assurance, delivery and project management groups Provide mentorship to other Analysts and cross-team members
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience 5+ years of experience gathering and defining business requirements 5+ years of experience with relational database systems and database concepts 5+ years of experience working with data, data analysis and SQL (Structured Query Language). 2+ years of experience with data warehousing and dimensional modeling concepts. 2+ years in a client facing role (internal or external clients) Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access) Proven experience driving change in the operation and proving the success of change management controls Preferred Qualifications:IT experience in a large, enterprise environment Health care experience Project Management experience Management / Team Lead experience Proficient with MS Visio Experience with data integration concepts Experience facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions Experience working in an Agile environment or familiarity with Agile methodology Careers at UnitedHealth Group. 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 select few, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 6 company. We provide an environment where you're empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks. And we offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. We believe the most important is the opportunity 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: BI; Business Intelligence; Database; Data Warehousing; SQL; Eden Prairie, MN; Minneapolis
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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.