BA Consultant Product Owner - Reporting - Telecommute

Careers at UnitedHealth Group

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Compassion. It's the starting point for health care providers like you and it's what drives us every day as we put our exceptional skills together with a real feeling of caring for others. This is a place where your impact goes beyond providing care one patient at a time. Because here, every day, you're also providing leadership and contributing in ways that can affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Learn more, and start doing your life's best work. SM

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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 is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Looking for a business analyst/Product owner in the Risk and Quality Payer Product team, part of Optum Insight product solutions.

The position will handle product owner responsibilities for Reporting teams - define business, system requirements, work with technical and operational resources to deliver the client commitment

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

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Work with stakeholders and partners to gather, analyze and define business requirements
  • Document and communicate business requirements
  • Provide subject matter expertise, recognize and analyze gaps between current situation and desired outcome and utilize appropriate resources to obtain information, consider solutions and deliver the solution
  • Understand, interpret and develop product business models, including value propositions and desired business benefits
  • Conduct business, functional, technical, and data analysis to define product requirements for all aspects of healthcare applications including mapping, data schema definition, data verification, data quality, data load, end to end flows, UAT and testing
  • Ability to engage matrix partner teams (Technology, Facilities, Operations, Training, Reporting Product, Quality, Legal, Regulatory, etc.) to effectively deliver on each project
  • Design and build recommended business and operations solutions and process improvement through analysis of regulatory requirements and implementation of proposed designs using agile and other methodologies
  • Ensure prompt escalation of challenges/issues that will impact the business and initiative delivery
  • Good health care knowledge and understanding of Risk and Quality health care business
  • Write detailed Features and user stories within an agile framework
  • Primary point of contact for Business teams and engineering teams on product features build

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 or Master's degree
  • 4+ years of demonstrable experience working as a Business/system Analyst (or similar role) with Product owner experience in healthcare operations
  • 4+ years working with stakeholders, partners and gathering requirements
  • Experience working on any reporting requirements, Agile Methodology and Tools
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams and the ability to bridge gaps in understanding, and moving the team towards a common delivery
  • Experience in current technology, databases, technical solutioning, working with SQL, understanding relational databases and data structures within healthcare setting

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Healthcare and product owner experience
  • Project management experience
  • Exposure to prior working experience on reporting tools and interfaces
  • Exposure to Relational databases, Big Data, Hive, Reporting interfaces, Data Mapping
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. Ability to present ideas in a concise and clear manner
  • Proven analytic skills, troubleshooting issues, and providing recommendations to upper management
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to build strong relationships across a variety of stakeholders

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 range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. 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.

*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.

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