Business Analyst, Star Business Architecture & Operations Minnetonka, MN

Unitedhealth Group Inc. Minnetonka , MN 55345

Posted 3 weeks ago

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)

For this role, you will be part of a team of Business Analysts within the Medicare Star Data Operations and Quality team. As a Business Analyst, you will support and assist the team with primary business analyst work. You will be part of a team that is accountable for ensuring our business operations provide stellar, efficient, and scalable service to internal customers while ensuring operational excellence and continuity.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist and contribute as a BA on a team that is responsible for the daily operations and enhancements to a portfolio of Data Management and Business Intelligence assets utilized for STAR Quality rating improvements

  • Assist in interviewing business stakeholders to determine business needs related to STAR Quality rating improvements

  • Drive best practices in business process improvement initiatives through the documentation of user stories, business requirements and other written deliverables within an AGILE framework

  • Support and assist in partnership with BA, PM, development and QA teams to deliver new solutions and enhance existing solutions

  • Analyze and optimize business processes, monitor and manage KPIs

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree

  • Experience defining requirements for reporting

  • Experience assisting in successful execution of operational deliverables, developing action plans to accomplish goals and providing ongoing updates on progress

  • Demonstrated passion and commitment to positive and effective customer service with track record of matching capabilities to meet/exceed customer expectations

  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of HEDIS and Star Quality Specifications

  • 2 years of progressive leadership experience as a business analyst

  • Ability to maintain focus and a positive attitude in ambiguous or high pressure situations

  • Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment which requires creativity and self-motivation

We're helping to change the health care system as we know it. As part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we have the resources to find solutions to our customers' most pressing challenges. If you are passionate about making sustainable change, then this is the perfect opportunity to start doing your life's best work.SM

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement.

The Boomer generation is the fastest growing market segment in health care. And we are the largest business in the nation dedicated to serving their unique health and well-being needs. Up for the challenge of a lifetime? Join a team of the best and the brightest to find bold new ways to proactively improve the health and quality of life of these 9 million customers. You'll find a wealth of dynamic opportunities to grow and develop as we work together to heal and strengthen our health care system. Ready? It's time 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.

Job Keywords: UHC, UnitedHealthcare, Junior Business Analyst, Minnetonka, Minnesota, MN, Star Quality Rating, HEDIS


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