We're changing the way health care works for the better. That means consulting with our members, partnering with our physicians, and delivering drugs in the most efficient and effective way. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities:Extract data from internal systems and work closely with the modeling teams to prepare data for analysis Assist with further processing of the data to aid data scientists during the development process Translate business requirements into S analytic implementation code for use within internal systems and models Develop reports and analysis to inform management on model performance, and/or tools to facilitate understanding of model results Model/Analytics Implementation, deploy and maintain model performance monitoring processes. Follow standard SDLC processes and agile Scrum program management principles. Become one of the Data science/Predictive Analytics team experts on internal servers and databases Be a positive team player, comfortable working in a team environment setting for project deliverables and delivering High quality results as well meeting project deadlines Develop and/or maintain a library of commonly used macros/modules and programs for data extraction, transformations, analytic model scoring execution, monitoring and performances etc. Support existing Analytics processing in a tier-production environment prioritizing SLA returns for claims processing of Statistical Models
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience 5+ years of development experience with SAS (Unix), SAS EG & SAS Tools 5+ years of experience with SQL, Oracle or DB2 or MS SQL Server or Hadoop 5+ years of software development and engineering experience on SAS Unix/Grid environments Knowledge and process experience using SDLC for Advanced Analytics implementations and support for predictive analytics models Claim Data Analytics Integration with SAS/R/Python or other relevant ETL development experience Microsoft Office Products experiencePreferred Qualifications: Master's Degree Experience with Hadoop eco system Development experience in Data sourcing from Netezza, Teradata or Hadoop clusters Agile Project Management experiences on Analytic development and deployment XML domain knowledge Knowledge of ICD-10 coding of Medical claims R, Python, Spark, HBASE, HIVE or H20 development experience Agile methodology analytics development experience.Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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) For more information on our Internal Job Posting Policy, click here. 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: SAS (Unix), SAS EG, SAS Tools, R, Python, Hadoop, DB2, SDLC, Netezza, ICD-10 HBASE, HIVE, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota, Telecommute, telecommuting, work from home, travel, WFH
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.