Senior Business Systems Analyst - Telecommute

Unitedhealth Group Inc. Hartford , CT 06183

Posted 2 months ago

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate discussions with Business partners to ensure alignment of priorities. Translate high level strategic themes to tangible deliverables which will be developed

  • Collaborate with business and subject matter experts to map and document current and future processes from end to end

  • Collaborate with the business to gather, analyze, interpret, document, and influence business requirements (both functional and non-functional) and acceptance criteria for process improvements, product changes, and system enhancements

  • Negotiate technical and non-technical solutions that both satisfy the business users and conform to the technical architecture. Drive design decisions which optimize overall quality and performance

  • Act as a liaison between developers and end users to provide business critical or technical solutions that meet user needs and improve their business processes

  • Identify project interdependencies and communicate requirement/scope issues and participate in driving them to resolution for inclusion in system requirements

  • Execute project planning tasks including status reporting, updating and assigning tasks to developers and participating and/or facilitating team sessions

  • Assist with the development and execution of effective test plans

  • Develop supporting documentation, including creating and maintaining technical procedures/manuals, operational support documentation, conceptual designs, and source documents

  • Coach and support team members to ensure consistency of business analyst artifacts and quality of business analysis

  • Build strong partnerships and business relationships with peers and partner

  • Provide escalated user support

  • Provide technical guidance during production disruptions

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:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in business and functional requirements elicitation, translation and documentation. May be as a formal role or informal as a team lead or subject matter expert

  • 5+ years of progressive technical and/or business experience that included analytic thinking and problem solving

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Visio

  • Demonstrated self-motivation and the ability to work independently to meet time sensitive business critical deliverables

  • Experience and ability to problem solve including multiple priorities

  • Experience and ability to negotiate and consensus seek across a matrixed organizatio

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Health Insurance Underwriting and/or the pricing process

  • Experience with process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and/or evaluation of business processes

  • Demonstrated success in advocating and championing for business needs

  • Experience working within a defined development life cycle methodology including waterfall and Agile

  • Demonstrated understanding of industry patterns for application architecture and integration

  • Demonstrated experience creating, analyzing, and manipulating XML documents

  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of XSDs, both content/structure and usage, and the ability to create and modify XSDs

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 5 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)

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

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. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives

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: Senior Business Systems Analyst, Telecommute, Remote, Work from Home

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