Senior Business Analyst Consultant - Child Support Programs - Charleston, WV
February 27, 2018
Charleston, West Virginia
Here's the thing about challenges. They provide limitless opportunities for greatness. And what we have in mind for you is definitely big. At Optum, we're changing the future of health care and we have the expertise, advanced technology and global resources to make it happen. As a Senior Business Analyst Consultant, you'll work with the brightest minds in the business and find yourself digging deep to find the solutions to help people live healthier lives. You will be a client facing line of Business Manager who will be the liaison between the client (State of WV) and the Optum implementation team. Primary Responsibilities Analyze, review, forecast and trend complex dataPresent analysis and recommendations for operational and business review / planningSupport short- and long-term operational / strategic business activities through analysisDevelop, recommend and implement business solutions through research and analysis of data and business processesResponsible for managing all configuration activities for development, modification, and enhancement of the system components and/or applications under their supervisionPositions in this function conduct and manage outcomes of various studies that include analyzing, reviewing, forecasting, trending, and presenting information for operational and business planning. They support short and long term operational / strategic business activities by developing, enhancing and maintaining operational information and modelsThey also develop and implement effective / strategic business solutions through research and analysis of data and business processes This is a complex, fast-paced, matrixed environment with a lot of moving parts. The challenge is in developing, enhancing and maintaining operational information and models. You'll be expected to interpret and analyze large amounts of data from multiple sources and use it to tell a meaningful story.
Required Qualifications:3+ years of experience in business / finance analysisWorking knowledge of relational databases, database structuresKnowledge / Business experience with State-run Child Support programs4+ years of Health & Human Services (HHS) experience in either of the following manners:Implementing Child Support solutions, ideally as a member of an HHS Practice or Project team within a Big 5 consulting firmLeadership role (Director or Dept. Head) within a State's HHS Dept. (i.e. as a State employee)Position will be 100% onsite in Charleston, WV (8 AM Monday through 5 PM Friday) Preferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Health Administration or related fieldArchitecture / technical experienceExcellent communication and interpersonal skills and able to interact intelligently with HHS Dept. Heads 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) 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.
Internal Number: 753500
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.