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Sr. Business Analyst - Minnetonka, MN more...
Location:Minnetonka Beach, MN
Company:Employer and Individual
First posted:June 16, 2017

You believe data can help reshape the future, and you find yourself loving the thrill of diving into challenging analysis. At UnitedHealth Group, you'll find an organization that will recognize those talents and have lots of growth potential. Here, you will be empowered, supported and encouraged to use your expertise to help change the future of health care. Does the challenge intrigue you?

As a key member of the Employer and Individuals Analytics team, you will be part of UnitedHealth Group's mission of helping people live healthier lives. As a Senior Business Analyst, you will be challenged to analyze, review, and forecast data for operational and business planning. As part of this elite team, you will be tapping into a variety of data sources to uncover insights and solve key business problems through creative thinking and quantitative analyses. Your business - savvy, real - world solutions will improve results for our customers and our company in todays complex health care landscape. Youll also be in charge of highlighting your insightful findings to leaders that will allow them to take action and more effectively run their business units.

Join us! There's never been a better time to do your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

Analyze, review, forecast, and trend complex and non - standard data
Validate, combine and interpret data that has been joined from multiple sources (internal and external) in support of business actions
Translate analysis of statistically valid findings and accurate conclusions into understandable business implications and actionable recommendations based on a thorough understanding of the market and industry
Demonstrate critical thinking, facilitating a team approach to solve strategic and technical challenges
Assess customer needs to determine if the correct question is being asked / answered / analyzed
Establish strong relationships across multiple lines of business and markets

Required Qualifications:

BS / equivalent experience in Business, Economics, Technology, Health Administration or related field
3+ years of successfully interpreting business data, finding the story behind the numbers, accurately identifying trends, and providing appropriate insights, solutions and commentary
3+ years of SQL experience
2+ years of Healthcare industry experience
Able to successfully communicate analysis results orally and verbally to business partners
3+ years of experience in Excel; proficient with formulas, calculations, charts, graphs, etc
Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word
Experience gathering requirements from the client / business and documenting
Preferred Qualifications:

Master degree in Business, Economics, Math, Statistics or related field
5+ years of SQL experience
3+ years of Tableau Experience
3+ years of experience with SAS or other statistical software
Data mining and advanced analytics experience (regression, clustering, decision trees, etc.)
Strong facilitation skills
Curious, analytical thinker who can combine and interpret research and data to draw meaningful conclusions that benefit business partners
Ability to balance priorities and problem solve when faced with conflicting and / or inaccurate data
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.

Job Keywords: Business Analyst, Analyst, SQL, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota

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