IT Systems Analyst - Eden Prairie, MN / Boston, MA
Variety is the spice of life. This is an opportunity to make it the inspiration of your day to day career. Optum is bringing technology solutions to customers across the health system. Not only do we have more of them every day, we also have more technology, greater data resources and far broader expertise than any competitor anywhere. In this role, you can use your knowledge and experience to help us build our next generation customer experience. That includes contributing to the system development cycle and consulting with end users to evaluate business requirements and create solutions. Here, you can bring your passion for performance and innovation to a Fortune 6 company committed to providing the support and resources cutting-edge technology requires.
Evaluate business requirements and prepare the detailed functional and technical specifications that follow project guidelines
Work closely with Developers and Quality Assurance Analysts to ensure requirements and design are completely understood
Communicate design to all stakeholders and varying levels of the organization
Act as the liaison between Business and Systems Analysts, Developers and project management groups
Present and evaluate design solutions objectively and facilitate conflict resolution
Work closely with business teams to strategize solutions that support long term business objectives
Ensure IT deliverables align with business requirements with measurable results
Collaborate with QA team to ensure testing efforts align with system deliveries and business processesRequired Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
3+ years of experience in Systems Analysis and Design of business software
1+ years of Relational Database experience
2+ years of experience translating business requirements into a detailed system specification
Data migration design experience
Healthcare experience - Payer preferably
Experience working with test plans and test cases
Experience facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions
Experience working in an Agile environment or familiarity with Agile methodology
Proficiency with MS Project, Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint
Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place 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.
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