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 Data Quality Analyst (DQA) will ensure compliance to established data quality procedures while reporting and developing new data quality measures. The DQA will create, document and maintain business processes and procedures and collaborate with team members to improve workflows and streamline processes. This person should be curious, familiar with data quality methods of analysis, inquisitive about the nuances of the data in our data warehouse, and outspoken in a way that will influence and create change and improvements in both business processes and analytics capabilities.
Provide analytic and project management support to data quality initiatives
Develop complex data quality audits using SQL to identify possible data issues coming in to the data warehouse
Help to create processes and procedures needed to measure data accuracy
Strategize and identify ways of improving the overall quality of the data
Identify incorrect data, documenting issues, patterns and gaps in the data and/or system
Provide accurate and appropriate interpretation of data, applying knowledge to evaluation, analysis, and interpretation of data
Review, enhance, and update documentation work flows
Build, update and maintain dashboards that report on key business and data quality metrics
Balance multiple projects and priorities
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.
5+ years of experience in a quantitative oriented field such as Business, Economics, Statistics, Biostatistics, Science, or Healthcare Administration
3+ years using SQL to query databases and reporting results in a summarized format
2+ years of experience analyzing data and finding anomalies using strong analytic and organizational skills, with the ability the ability to influence change
2+ years of experience working in Excel using formulas, pivot tables and graphs
2+ years of investigating and creating business process and system flows using Visio or similar business process tools
Available location for this role is Little Rock, AR
Experience preferably in Medicaid or the healthcare industry with previous analytic/quantitative or operations experience
Exposure to business intelligence and visualization platforms such as Cognos or Tableau
Ability to query systems using SQL, abstract data, and clearly summarize and present data
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.
Job Keywords: Little Rock, Arkansas, AR, Data Analyst, DQA, economics, statistics, healthcare, SQL data
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