Position Description:Is it important to you to create an application that will benefit millions of people? At Optum, you are empowered to do your best! You will work with an elite team to create applications using the newest and latest technologies. If you have a solid track record for innovation and accomplishment, we are eager to speak with you! We hire talented coding professionals who are looking to advance their careers by working for the best company in the healthcare industry. You will have the most opportunities to grow and develop your career while using the skills that you have obtained thus far. Being a leader in healthcare IT, it is always challenging and exciting here at Optum in creating the healthcare system of tomorrow. Join us and start doing your life's best work. (sm)In this role, you will be involved in developing innovative business solutions by creating new applications, modifying existing applications and providing post production support. Predominantly you will be designing, coding, testing, debugging, documenting and supporting all types of applications consistent with established specifications and business requirements to deliver value to our organization. The new hire will understand how MSTR generates SQL – validate against database, design with performance in mind, create solutions from either architecture or free-form SQL solutions. Primary Responsibilities: Building and maintaining MicroStrategy schema objects (attributes, facts, hierarchies, tables, views)Creating advance report functionalities (level metrics, consolidations, custom groups, free-form SQL reports, pass-through functions)Work closely with Business Analysts to understand business requirementsMaintain accurate and up-to-date project documentationSolves complex problems and develops innovative solutionsProvides explanations and information to others on the report solutions and issuesUnderstand technical specifications and create report design documentsMeet tight deadlines, follow development standards and effectively raise critical issues with the clientDesign, implement and maintain all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)Develop, test, implement and maintain application software working with established processesCommunicate effectively with other engineers and QAEstablish, refine and integrate development and test environment tools and software as neededIdentify production and non-production application issuesServe as a mentor to less experienced Developers
Requirements:Bachelor's Degree requiredExperience in MicroStrategy 9.x /10.x tool suite (MicroStrategy Desktop, MicroStrategy Web, MicroStrategy Architect and Microstrategy OLAP Services)Experience / knowledge in developing Application Objects (filters, prompts, metrics, Custom Groups, Consolidations, Drill Maps, Templates, Searches) to develop Documents, Reports and Dynamic DashboardsExperience in creating complex MicroStrategy reports using advanced filters, level metrics, transformation metrics and using pass through functions in the schema objectsExperience in Creating Freeform SQL reportsExperience in working with Logical data models, different types of hierarchies in MicroStrategyPreferred Requirements: Experience / knowledge of BI Tuning techniques (MicroStrategy VLDB settings)Experience developing visually appealing MicroStrategy dashboards and documents which needed to be exported to excel and PDFExperience troubleshooting and tuning MicroStrategy reports to determine and fix data issues, incorrect joins and performance issuesExperience / strong knowledge on MicroStrategy Architect with ability to translate complex requirements through schema layerExperience with SQL and Oracle databasesKnowledge of end to end Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)Experience with Health Care dataKnowledge of dimensional data modelTechnology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SMDiversity 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.Key Words: MicroStrategy Applications Developer
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.