Project Manager, Associate - Eastern Or Central US - Telecommute

Unitedhealth Group Inc. Washington , DC 20319

Posted 4 months ago

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 Project Manager manages a pool of clients through the implementation process of the web-based business intelligence application. The Technical Project Manager manages the client relationship, sets and executes against project milestones, and manages client satisfaction and engagement throughout the implementation lifecycle. Technical Project Managers integrate and transform institutions' data into easy-to-use dashboards and reports that help illustrate performance improvement opportunities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Set and execute against project milestones for a portfolio of clients

  • Design and lead implementation strategy based on nature and accessibility of client data

  • Partner with client staff, and potentially third-party vendors, to extract data

  • Devise creative solutions to accommodate partial data sets

  • Analyze client data to identify immediate improvement opportunities

  • Master the functionality of the business intelligence tool and develop expertise in product terrain

  • Foster executive level relationships within the institution

  • Facilitate client calls and in person meetings

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experienc

  • 2 years of project management or coordinator experience

  • Experience presenting to and/or facilitating conversations with executive level audience

  • Proven experience in solving technical issues and translating the resolution to a non-technical audience

  • Experience working with large data sets, performing quantitative analysis, identifying trends, and making recommendations to clients

  • Willingness to travel up to 10% domestically

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with analytic tools (Excel, SQL, Access, SAP)

  • Client or account management experience

  • Experience working with business intelligence and reporting tools

  • Knowledge in healthcare, including revenue cycle, institutional and professional reimbursement methodologies and/ or major terminology

  • Knowledge in health insurance payer contracts

  • Experience independently managing project milestones

  • Experience building client relationships

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: Technical Project Manager, Washington, DC, District of Columbia

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Project Manager, Associate - Eastern Or Central US - Telecommute

Unitedhealth Group Inc.