Together, we deliver smarter, faster and simpler solutions for a modern, innovative health system. We are also the career home to Senior Data Quality Business Analyst who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. If you strive to help people live healthier lives by building your career with a leader in health care, this is the career for you! Come share your expertise and your passion and do your life's best work.(sm) To learn more about Technology careers with UnitedHealth Group, please click here. The Senior Data Quality Business Analyst will be at the forefront of information quality and contribute to our Data Quality area. The candidate will be responsible for helping manage and develop effective data quality reporting and contribute to Dashboard initiatives. The position requires analytical abilities, creative conceptual thinking, a strong aptitude for data analysis, and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively. The Analyst is expected to be part of a team where quality information is achieved, maintained, valued, and used to enable business growth and innovation. Primary Responsibilities:Identify, document, and resolve data quality issues related to business data usability Work closely with business analysts, applications development, and subject matter experts to translate business objectives into practical data quality business rules/requirements Validate that data systems meet design specifications and requirements using SQL querying of the data Identify data quality scope from system specifications and ensure the right coverage when it comes to validating the data against such specifications Determine data quality improvement recommendations as well as process improvement recommendations for the source systems Collaborate directly with the business data owners and business analysts to establish the quality business rules that will provide the foundation of the organization's data quality improvement plan Utilize data profiling to uncover data issues and perform a rules based assessment of data Help the business product owners implement a root cause analysis process for issues discovered during data quality assessment Collaborate with the Data Warehouse team to develop data quality scripts to apply to the ETL process based on the business rules defined by business data owners Work to develop data quality improvement reporting dashboards Gather metadata/documentation from source systems as applicable Articulate the need for and benefits of data quality to both IT and the business
Required Qualifications:5+ years of experience with SQL and /or PL/SQL Query 2+ years of experience in a business analyst role 3+ years of experience with analyzing metrics and other business data 2+ years of experience with sets and subsets of information across multiple joins or unions of tables 3+ years of experience in database testing in relational database environments including designing and manipulating test data, validating stored procedures, jobs, relationship constraints Preferred Qualifications:Knowledge and experience with healthcare domain Knowledge of and experience working with big data technologies like Hadoop and query Hive tables Knowledge of Data Quality tools like Global ID, TeraData SQL, etc. Experience with tool driven Data Profiling Experience analyzing and drawing valuable conclusions from the data profiling results Familiarization with RSA process and agile methodologyTechnology 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.(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: SQL, PL/SQL, business analyst, data, Minnetonka, MN
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.