Senior Python Healthcare Data Analyst - Telecommute

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 11.AUG.2021
< >

Summary

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you ge...

Description

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

The primary role of the Sr Healthcare Data Analyst is to develop effective and high quality healthcare program integrity analytics that meet business requirements, using Python programming. Technical abilities include following Python coding best practices, data analysis using SQL, performance tuning, unit testing and production support.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop healthcare payment integrity analytics using Python
  • Write complex SQL queries to validate data
  • Understand data structure and content, perform query tuning
  • Support business analysts to translate business requirements to technical specifications
  • Production support in case of analytic failures and/or performance monitoring

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:

  • 2+ years of Data Analysis experience using Python
  • 5+ years of Data Analysis experience using SQL
  • Experience in health care analytics and working with large data sets
  • Telecommute is available for this role

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Medical claim coding experience/certification
  • Cognos/Tableau report development experience
  • Other programming languages - JavaScript, R

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)

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. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

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

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: telecommuter, telecommute, remote, work from home, healthcare, data, analyst, technology, Python, SQL, JavaScript, R

 
Apply Now

Share

Flash-bkgn
Loader2 Processing ...