Senior Technology Project Manager at UnitedHealth Group in Minnetonka, Minnesota

UnitedHealth Group Inc.
September 19, 2020
Minnetonka, Minnesota
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Senior Technology Project Manager - Telecommute

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 Optum Technical Operations organization manages multiple SaaS products in partnership with thousands of health care institutions, provider systems, and payers. This operations organization is tasked with deploying and supporting these technologies quickly, efficiently, at a high level of quality, and to the delight of our customers. The Portfolio Manager plays a critical role, both internally and externally, in support of these goals by creating, deploying and maintaining a best in class operating model across the solution sets for all clients. Optum is seeking a talented and motivated individual to support the Optum Provider Technology Operations organization and serve our clients in the healthcare market. The portfolio manager will manage the success of multiple solutions and division wide initiatives from inception to delivery. The position will have oversight of financial and operational performance including cross team deliverables, action plans and support of P&L forecasting related to operating expenses. The ideal candidate will have successful experience with Health IT systems implementations or support. This position requires a blend of stakeholder management, project management, process and product knowledge, as well as strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills. The candidate should enjoy working with a team and collaborating with internal staff in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment. Primary Responsibilities:
* Leading centralized program management for several Technical Operations initiatives and drive end to end performance across the Solution portfolio
* Aligning division wide reporting, build and maintain division wide reports and dashboards, and contribute to streamline operating rhythm
* Enabling a metrics driven culture by increasing transparency into performance by developing metrics, reports, dashboards, UI's, etc. that align to division priorities and highlight performance in key business focus areas and elevate risks that need to be addressed
* Working closely with teams and colleagues across divisions to ensure alignment, integration and execution of necessary changes to business review, metrics reporting and processes.
* Preparing detailed and accurate status reports on an ongoing basis, mitigating delays to the implementation, and escalating issues to the leadership team when appropriate
* Relentlessly collaborating across, and communicating with, a myriad of stakeholders while serving with our clients and increasing NPSYou'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 project management and system implementation experience
* 5 years of healthcare experience
* 5 years communicating and presenting with internal and external stakeholders
* Experience with implementation or support of analytics SaaS products
* Experience mitigating project risk
* 3 years of proficiency in Excel
- pivot table, vlookup, cell/sheet linkage, formulas without supervision
* 3 years of proficiency in Power
- translate findings into professional presentation for a variety of stakeholders
* Project management coursework and certification
* Proven ability to independently and successfully apply process improvement methods or innovation with measurable business performance improvement outcomes; such as efficiency or quality
* Experience organizing, manipulating, troubleshooting, and analyzing large data sets
* Experience understanding and translating technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences
* Experience owning technical client relationships, including recurring relationships, issue resolution, and escalation management
* Experience working in health informatics or within the healthcare industry or prior experience with Clinical, Claim, and/or Hospital Billing Data Types
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 United
Health 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)
* All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to United
Health Group's Telecommuter Policy. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: United
Health 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. United
Health Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Keywords: Provider Tech Project management, telecommute, remote, work from home
Job Expires: 2020-12-18
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