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UnitedHealth Group

Senior Manager Data Engineering - Remote


Data Analyst


Allen, Texas, United States

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as we help advance health equity on a global scale. Here, you will find talented peers, comprehensive benefits, a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, career growth opportunities and your life's best work.(sm)

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead and Manage Claims Testing
  • Supervise a highly skilled QA Analyst team as they conduct quality assurance procedures and oversees testing execution of source to target data mappings and implement transformation
  • Define and document testing plans, deliverables, resources, training, and strategies
  • Develop and implement new or enhanced testing processes and capabilities
  • Lead Analysis, Development and Execution of Testing
  • Develop, document, maintain and update a far-reaching suite of test case scenarios spanning all aspects of Value Based Care industry data domain knowledge (e.g., membership, claims, clinical and provider data)
  • Analyze systems, operational requirements, processes, and solutions to define the scope and scale of test cases necessary based on the business/system changes being implemented
  • Provide training to testing staff on tools, methods, procedures, documentation, and reporting
  • create, coordinate, and prepare test cases, data, environment access and functionality including test cycles or other dependencies required to execute testing
  • Execute targeted/defined cases through established test processes.
  • Perform multiple phases of test cases and cycles as needed to obtain acceptable test outcomes
  • Lead Oversight, Reporting and Resolution of Testing
  • Evaluate test execution capacity versus production to fulfill testing timelines. If variances, take actions to remediate technical, resource or other testing impediments
  • Assess test case adjudication/outcomes with team staff, area management and supporting partners to determine and report upon test case pass/fail results and associated summary metrics
  • Define and/or coordinate identification of business/systems defects impacting test results. Work with staff across multiple areas to resolve defects and complete retesting
  • Gain approval for completion of testing based on agreed upon results or post-testing/production remediation and re-testing plans

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:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of experience working in data warehouse, data strategy, data analysis, or a related discipline
  • 4+ years of experience managing large technical teams
  • Experience managing and leading geographically dispersed technical teams
  • Value Based Care industry data domain knowledge (e.g., membership, claims, clinical and provider data)
  • Understanding of conceptual, logical, physical data modeling, data standardization and stewardship, information integrity and compliance, data quality management

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Data Warehousing/Mining, ETL/EAI/EII, Data cleansing, security and data access technologies, virtualization, and modern data architecture
  • Full understanding of relational, data vault, and dimensional data models
  • Familiarity with the product development process

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment

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)

Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, or New York City Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $97,300 to $176,900. The salary range for Connecticut/Nevada/New York City residents is $97,300 to $176,900. 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.

*All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy


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.