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Manager, Data Analytics - Remote - 2202372

Genoa Telepsychiatry

Genoa Telepsychiatry

Data Science
Eden Prairie, MN, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together.

Join us and put your data analytics knowledge and skills to work in support of Clinical Performance.

The manager of data analytics will be an integral part of the Optimal Care and Clinical Technology team, running detailed data analytics on large data sets that will be crucial in supporting Optum Health. They will help support building and maintaining complex data models and their proficiency in working with large data sets will be crucial. They will also have the opportunity to assist in forecasting and reporting of medical expense.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ownership of specialist analytic models and reporting
  • Improve and maintain analytic models
  • Integrate different types of data (claims, referral, outcomes) into analytic models
  • Perform Quality Control of data ingested into models
  • Troubleshoots data integrity issues, analyzes data for completeness to meet business needs, and proposes documented solution recommendations
  • Provides solutions for making processes more efficient
  • Write and maintain SQL and python code
  • Create and maintain documentation around processes
  • Perform ad hoc analytics on large data sets
  • Collaborate and partner with broader Optimal Care and Clinical Technology team, national and local HCE, Optum Technology, and local region and market partners
  • Anticipate problems and proactively provide solutions

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:

  • 5+ years of data management and analytics experience in a matrixed organization
  • 3+ years of Heath Care industry experience
  • 3+ years of working with large healthcare data sets (claims, referrals, etc.)
  • Intermediate to Advanced SQL skills
  • Familiarity with Python
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (e.g. formulas, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Proven track record of influencing without authority and navigating a highly matrixed organization
  • Proven track record of managing multiple priorities and adapting within a fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability to document process, models, designs, and solutions and able to explain, represent, and discuss with the team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of and experience with medical expense and risk-based membership (e.g. Medicare Advantage), specifically as it relates to finance and accounting
  • Intermediate to Advanced Python skills
  • Experience building dashboards and reports in Tableau/Power BI
  • Proficiency with Snowflake
  • Proficiency with PowerPoint
  • Experience presenting to leadership

*All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, or Washington Residents Only: The salary range for this role is $88,000 to $173,200 annually. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to local labor markets, education, work experience, certifications, etc. UnitedHealth Group complies with al minimum wage laws as applicable. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

Application Deadline: This will be posted for a minimum of 2 business days or until a sufficient candidate pool has been collected. Job posting may come down early due to volume of applicants.

At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone–of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income–deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes — an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.

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.