Test Engineer (FISS) - Columbia, SC
Here’s the thing about challenges. They provide limitless opportunities for greatness. And what we have in mind for you is definitely big. At UnitedHealth Group, we’re changing the future of health care and we have the expertise, advanced technology and global resources to make it happen. As a Test Engineer, you’ll work with the brightest minds in the business and find yourself digging deep to find the solutions to help people live healthier lives. You’ll be responsible for analyzing, reviewing and forecasting data for operational and business planning to impact the health care system. What could be more satisfying than that? Join us!
The candidate will perform required analysis of Medicare Fee for Service system modifications, includes independent analysis of CMS Change requests (CR), participate in POC review and analysis of system developer requirements. The TE will ensure CMS CR requirements are 100% tested before production date to ensure changes do not have any negative impact in production. Will develop test plans/ test cases to validate correct execution of system modifications, furthermore test any file /system maintenance. The TE will coordinate with other Testers to monitor progress, ensure test documentation is accurate; report defects and resolve any defects within a certain timeline.Required Qualifications:
Education/experience - 4yr degree and 2 years of business systems analysis, research, testing, or customer support experience or 6 years of business systems analysis, research, testing, or customer support experience
Effectively demonstrates a working knowledge of business support and system concepts
Able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical audience
Expertise in FISS ( FISCAL Intermediary Standard System)
Good teamwork and interpersonal skills
Working Knowledge of the system development lifecycle
Knowledge of the Medicare Fee for Service claims processing system and business procedures
Experience on Mainframe is must
Medicare Knowledge is a must
Knowledge of HP Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)
Knowledge of Medicare Part A & Medicare Part B
Knowledge of programming languages and/or concepts
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: Medicare Tester, Claims Tester, FISS Tester, CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), Mainframe, Medicare Part A, Medicare Part B, FISS (FISCAL Intermediary Standard System), Columbia, SC, South Carolina