Sr. Business Systems Analyst Telecommute
Position Description You believe data can help reshape the future, and you find yourself loving the thrill of diving into challenging analysis. At Optum, you'll find an organization that will recognize those talents and use them to help us build our next generation customer experience. Here, you will be empowered, supported and encouraged to use your analysis and data expertise to help change the future of health care. The ideal candidate for this position is detail-oriented, self-starter that isn't afraid to ask questions. He or she will be responsible for translating business needs to IT solutions. This candidate will thrive operating in complex or ambiguous situations and must be an expert at creating reason and order out of these situations. This role is about advancing and integrating our member data with pioneering approaches that have broad impact to our customer experience organization. It's about leveraging our current foundational data infrastructure and enhancing it so that members are presented with relevant messages at the right time and in the right channel. This person will have a high degree of individual responsibility and will be expected to quickly become a data expert within the organization. They will be comfortable working both independently and cross functionally in executing multiple data projects simultaneously. The ideal candidate will have an analytical mindset with strong attention to detail and a bias towards action. You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute
* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.
Experienced Business/System Analyst Write and interpret Business Requirements and translate into Functional/Technical Specification documents Ability to drive data analysis resulting in data mapping (source to target) documents Analyze systems to assess data sources for ingestion into a Marketing data mart (Netezza appliance). Perform data analysis, using in-depth knowledge of relational databases and healthcare data Ability to work closely with data modelers, business owners and architects Develop QA and User Acceptance Plan (UAT) and Testing in coordination project and business leads Provide leadership and project management in a cross-team environment Contribute to the execution of the Optum Consumer Experience data roadmap including initiatives related to data quality, data unification, data governance, data movement / ETL and data access Excel at problem solving, identifying the root cause and approach a challenge in multiple ways Proactively troubleshoot data quality issues by identifying the root cause of data discrepancies and determining and implementing recommendations for resolution Work with business counterparts on operational readiness activities to ensure that necessary training and procedure updates have occurred Be comfortable juggling multiple projects and constantly shifting timelines in a fast-paced complex environment 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.
Bachelor's degree 3+ years of experience leading data related initiatives (system integration, data warehouse build, data mart build or related) and a proven track record of exceeding expectations on this initiative 3+ years of business analyst experience 3+ years of QA/UAT experience Ability to write/understand complex SQL queries involving advanced unions, joins, aggregations and groups Understanding of data warehousing or engineering concepts
ETL experience SAS experience Experience with Healthcare data Experience with marketing automation capabilities Strong Communication skills Project management experience Netezza experience United
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