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Senior Business Systems Analyst

  • Optum
  • Donegal

To apply for this job please visit careers.unitedhealthgroup.com.

We’re creating opportunities in every corner of the health care marketplace to improve lives while we’re building careers. At UnitedHealth Group, we support you with the latest tools, advanced training and the combined strength of high caliber co-workers who share your passion, your energy and your commitment to quality. Join us and start doing your life’s best work.SM

There’s never been a time that was more right for people who want to lead. Health care is changing and evolving at a pace that few could have predicted. Technology, ideas and bold vision are taking companies like UnitedHealth Group to new levels of performance. This is the time and the opportunity that can bring your impact to a whole new level.

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)

The Senior Business Systems Analyst will primarily configure and develop within StepWise, our automated rating and pricing system, and consult with business users on requirements gathering, system design, configuration, and implementation.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Proactively partner and consult with business resources to design and develop innovative solutions for difficult business problems
  • Cross functional requirements gathering, system consultation, and implementation of system design and configuration
  • Partner directly with the UHC Underwriting and Actuarial Team
  • Support and understand the rating formulas and factors, system workflow, and implement appropriate design and configuration of workflow portals within the StepWise application suite
  • Analyze advantages and limitations of multiple solutions options.  Recommend and develop preferred option.
  • Work with user interface design and/or workflow design automation
  • Develop user interfaces with HTML and CSS
  • Create and maintain SQL Stored Procedures
  • Utilize SQL-based systems to solve business problems
  • Work with multiple project deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Serve as a subject matter expert for others
  • Present material to peers and clients

You will 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 providing development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Finance, Business, Actuarial Science, Math, Economics or a related field
  • Proven experience working in a corporate environment
  • Microsoft Excel and/or Access experience, including complex formulas, calculations, macros, VBA, etc.
  • Intermediate or above level experience with SQL
  • Experience with software programming or configuration within the framework of an application
  • Software Development Life Cycle experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expertise in rating systems (Software applications and/or Excel tools), as a consultant, super user, or technical design/implementation subject matter expert
  • Experience in an Actuarial and/or Underwriting role
  • Experience with user interface design and/or workflow design automation
  • Hands-on professional experience in using Excel and SQL-based systems to solve business problems/achieve clients’ expectations
  • Proactive in analyzing and recommending system solutions for business processes
  • Demonstrates increasing accountability for implementation of solutions
  • StepWise development experience
  • Experience working in the Health Care Industry (commercial and group business lines)
  • Experience working in the Insurance Industry
  • Experience with the Agile methodology

Here at Optum, part of United Health Group we’ll put you in the driver’s seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It’s the opportunity to do your life’s best work.(sm)

Please note you must currently be eligible to work and remain indefinitely without any restrictions in the country to which you are making an application. Proof will be required to support your application.

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.

To apply for this job please visit careers.unitedhealthgroup.com.