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Data Science Engineer - Eden Prairie, MN or Telecommute - 725674

UnitedHealth Group - Hopkins, MN

Position Description We're changing the way health care works for the better.  That means consulting with our members, partnering with our physicians, and delivering drugs in the most efficient and effective way. Join us and start doing your life's best work. (sm) Primary Responsibilities:Extract data from internal systems and work closely with the modeling teams to prepare data for analysis Assist with further processing of the data to aid data scientists during the development process Translate business requirements into analytic  implementation code for use within internal systems and models Develop reports and  analysis to inform management on model performance, and/or tools to facilitate understanding of model results Model/Analytics Implementation.  Deploy and maintain model performance monitoring processes. Follow standard SDLC processes and agile Scrum program management principles.  Become one of the Data science/Predictive Analytics team experts on internal servers and databases Be a positive team player, comfortable working in a team environment setting for project deliverables and delivering High quality results as well meeting project deadlines Develop and/or maintain a library of commonly used macros/modules and programs for data extraction, transformations, analytic model scoring execution, monitoring and performances etc. Support existing Analytics processing in a tier-production environment prioritizing SLA returns for claims processing of Statistical Models Requirements To be considered for this position, applicants need to meet the qualifications listed in this posting. Required Qualifications:Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Data Science, (bio) statistics, applied statistics, applied mathematics, economics, or similar quantitative fields of study 5 years of development and production deployment experience with SAS (Unix), SAS EG & SAS Tools 5 years of development and production deployment experience with SQL, PL/SQL for Oracle or SQL Server 2 years of development experience with R, Python, Spark, Hadoop, HBASE, HIVE or H202 years of software development and engineering experience on SAS Unix/Grid environments, Hadoop Eco system Knowledge and process experience using SDLC for Advanced Analytics implementations and support for predictive analytics models Claim Data Analytics Integration with SAS/R/Python or other relevant ETL development experience Microsoft Office Products experiencePreferred Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Engineering, Data Science, (bio) statistics, applied statistics, applied mathematics, economics, or similar quantitative fields of study2 years predictive modeling/Machine learning implementation experience in R, Python using Hadoop, Oracle 11g/12c and MS SQL Server 2016/2017 Development experience in Data sourcing from Netezza, Teradata or Hadoop clusters Agile Project Management experiences on Analytic  development and deployment XML domain knowledge Knowledge of ICD-10 coding of Medical claims Agile methodology analytics development experienceCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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: SAS, SQL, SDLC, R, Python, PL/SQL, Oracle, Machine Learning, Deployment, Spark, Hadoop, Claims, ICD 10, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota, Telecommute, Telecommuter, work from home, WFH, travel

10 days 16 hours ago

UnitedHealth Group


Data Science Engineer - Eden Prairie, MN or Telecommute - 725674 UnitedHealth Group - Hopkins, MN, United States


Location: Hopkins, MN

Company Profile:
About UnitedHealth Group UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone. We are committed to introducing innovative approaches, products and services that can improve personal health and promote healthier populations in local communities. Our core capabilities in clinical care resources, information and technology uniquely enable us to meet the evolving needs of a changing health care environment as millions more Americans enter a structured system of health benefits and we help build a stronger, higher quality health system that is sustainable for the long term