UHO USHealth Actuarial Analyst - Fort Worth, TX - Immediate Start or January 2022

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

Our teams are helping people from around the world. We can bring out your best as you put your listening, analytical and problem solving skills to work in a setting that is geared to helping improve lives and enhance health care for millions. Here, you'll discover a wealth of pathways for professional growth within Customer Service, Billing, Claims, Enrollment & Eligibility and across our global economy. Join us and find out why this is the place to do your life's best work. SM

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**This full-time position will be available to start immediately or by January 2022**

**UnitedHealth Group is not able to offer visa sponsorship now or in the future for this position**

A career with the USHEALTH Group family of companies makes you part of a team providing innovative, flexible and affordable health coverage plans. We're part of UnitedHealthcare and the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, backed by the resources of a global health organization working to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone. From our management team and staff to the independently contracted Agents of USHEALTH Advisors, we're united in a mission of HOPE: Helping Other People Everyday. If you're drawn to the same commitment to making a positive difference in the lives of others, consider a role with USHEALTH Group and Subsidiaries.

This position's primary functions are monitoring product experience and assist preparing assumptions for business plan on a timely basis. The duties involve updating experience studying and assumptions setting files. Programing and validating results in the GGY AXIS actuarial software. The function will also be responsible for many ad hoc analysis, such as COVID 19 experience monitoring.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Monthly production of experience monitoring files for different insurance products. Analyze and communicate results, trends and anomalies
  • Assist coding and validation of product level assumptions and results in GGY AXIS software, including maintaining documentation and controls and providing audit support when necessary
  • Assist understanding and maintaining compliance with related Actuarial Standards of Practice
  • Perform ad hoc analysis related to claims, persistency, sales etc and provide support for Finance department
  • Developing ability to complete significant and complex data manipulation as well as complex calculations using Excel, Access, or SQL
  • Develops models and analyzes results
  • Verifies and reconciles financial reporting data and ensures controls are completed
  • Works independently with minimal supervision
  • Finds and creates solutions leading to efficiencies and automation
  • Critical thinking and ability to solve complex problems on an independent basis
  • Exhibits regular, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance
  • Interpersonal Skills-Maintains confidentiality. Effectively gathers information from other personnel and communicates decisions and errors/discrepancies to others
  • Written Communication-Present numerical data effectively. Developing ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and governmental regulations
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from management on a timely manner
  • Effectively conveys work results and concepts
  • Quality-Consistently ensures accuracy and thoroughness of analyzing reports
  • Adaptability-Accepts and incorporates change into daily routine, flexibility, ability to shift focus

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:
  • Currently in final year of obtaining a bachelor's degree from an accredited college / university or obtained degree within the last 24 months; coursework to obtain degree must be completed prior to start of employment
  • 1+ passed actuarial exams by start of position
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship, now or in the future, for employment-based work authorization (F-1 students with practical training and candidates requiring H-1Bs, TNs, etc. will not be considered)
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Education in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or another related technical field from an accredited college / university
  • Insurance Knowledge (Basic understanding of health and life insurance products and insurance terminology, and basic accounting concepts)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel
  • Basic understanding of SQL or other query language
  • Experience with GGY AXIS
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience with Data Warehouse and Data Visualization Software such as Tableau

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is 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.

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