If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities: This function within the Enterprise, Research and Development (ERD) group will report to our Data Strategy and Analytics Officer. The specific responsibilities will include assisting in the development of ERD's Applied Research strategy, assisting in management of both internal and external relationships (including Optum, UHC, HCCI and several well-known researchers at top academic institutions such as Yale, Harvard and Northwestern universities), managing a small team to ensure timely delivery of data and research results and working with others to integrate / amplify results as appropriate with the ERD team and the broader UnitedHealth Group Enterprise.
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree and 10+ years of relevant experience5+ years experience working with both internal and external experts in Research & Development5+ Experience managing projects from end to end 5+ Experience understanding, interpreting and presenting research results 5+ Experience managing individualsCareers at UnitedHealth Group. We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these select few, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 6 company. We provide an environment where you're empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks. And we offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. We believe the most important is the opportunity 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: data analytics, project management, research, development, R&D, telecommute, telecommuter, telecommuting, work from home
Internal Number: 755179
About UnitedHealth Group
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.