Sr. Data Scientist – Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group
Published
July 3, 2021
Location
Atlanta, GA
Category
Job Type

Description

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)

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Designing / developing, programming, maintaining and publishing operational reports
  • Provides operational analysis utilized for decision making
  • May make recommendations based on the analysis and provide explanations for reporting results as needed
  • May be done for internal operational purposes as well as for customers
  • *Employees in jobs labeled with ‘SCA’ must support a government Service Contract Act (SCA) agreement
  • Provides leadership to and is accountable for the performance of managers and/or senior level professional staff
  • Impact of work is most often at the operational or local business unit or market level

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:

  • Undergraduate degree or 6+ years of equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of experience with business intelligence, data visualization, query, analytic and statistical software to build solutions, perform analysis and interpret data (including Tableau, Altyerx, Power BI)
  • 2+ years of experience with descriptive and regression-based analytics
  • 1+ years of experience utilizing SQL to write queries for analysis
  • 1+ years of experience managing direct reports or matrix management of business partners
  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to leverage subject matter expert views in the design of analytics and algorithms.
  • Ability to pull together multiple different, and sometimes conflicting, inputs (data, qualitative feedback, hypothesis, etc.) into a common point of view
  • Strong strategic planning & leadership skills with the ability to present information in a variety of different formats (i.e. oral and written mediums) to Executive leaders.
  • Ability to work in an ambiguous and dynamic environment and comfort collaborating with multidisciplinary teams

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives

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:  Management, Data Analytics, Healthcare, Insurance, SQL, Business Intelligence, Tableau, Alteryx, Telecommute, Remote, Work from Home

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