Are you UHG's next Industrial Engineer? UnitedHealthcare's Industrial Engineering specializes in improving the performance of the health system by providing analytics, technology, and consulting services that enable better decisions and performance. Your career will be greater at UnitedHealthcare through advancement, access to data, ability to impact the healthcare industry, and rewards for delivering on our mission; Helping People Live Healthier Lives. This position is required to understand the principles of statistical quality control, innovative ways to understand business intelligence, basic project management skills, and lead organizational change. A successful candidate will have a working knowledge of time studies, processing mapping, statistical modeling, and inferential statistics. You will have a desire to grow and develop our process engineering team into industry leaders in the healthcare field.Primary Responsibilities:Responsible for end - to - end business process activities reviewing, creating, controlling and improving business processes Leads and manages customer readiness activities and project implementation teams in process improvement activities Diagnose process improvement opportunities and develop solutions using industrial engineering fundamentals Develop innovative solutions using industrial engineering fundamentals, advanced statistical models, development of new technologies, and common sense Assist leadership team in establishing project strategies, developing project plans, and cost / benefit analysis to ensuring project success Provide analysis for identifying business requirements, specifications, design requirements, and testing efforts for process improvement, technical, and analytical projects Consult organizational leaders on standard time measures; manage work study and work analysis, analysis of work samples, and developing methods of measuring work performance Apply statistical modeling and perform mathematical methods to determine account level operational process performance and staffing requirements Improves work flow by studying process flowcharts, recommending modifications in work flow and work procedures Recommend methods for improving utilization of personnel, deployment of technology, and tool development Manages junior level Industrial Engineers and peer team members at the sub-project level, monitors goals and workflow, and is responsible for providing feedback on the performance Understand the principles of statistical quality control, innovative ways to understand business intelligence, basic project management skills, and assist with organizational change
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Industrial or Systems Engineering; or Engineering / Mathematics degree with 2 years of process / industrial engineering experience; or 5 years of process / industrial engineering experience can be substituted for a degree Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint Up to 10% travelPreferred Qualifications:Six Sigma Certification, Green Belt Demonstrable leadership experience Experience with data mining methods, statistical modeling, and optimization techniques Experience with a programming language Experience applying industrial engineering fundamentals in a service industry Experience with documenting processes, implementing process improvement projects, and creating process documentation standards Experience performing time studies or work standards management Excellent communication, time / project management, problem solving, organizational, and analytical skills Intermediate level of proficiency with PC based modeling and simulation softwareUnitedHealthcare, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, is comprised of three specialized businesses dedicated to meeting the health care benefits needs of individuals and groups; all part of something greater, but each with a specialized focus: UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual works with individuals, small businesses and large multi-site employers to provide innovative, affordable benefits services. UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement is focused on serving Americans over the age of 50. It is the largest business dedicated to meeting the growing health and well-being needs of aging individuals in the nation, serving one in five Medicare beneficiaries through a comprehensive and diversified array of products and services through four industry - leading businesses. UnitedHealthcare Community & State provides high-quality, personalized, public - sector health care programs that help local government agencies improve health outcomes for millions of children and low-income and disabled individuals at an affordable cost. Together, we're removing the barriers that keep people from receiving the kind of quality health care that makes a difference. We focus on Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation and Performance as we empower people to achieve better health and well - being. Come grow and thrive in our culture of innovation and ideas. Because there is no opportunity greater than the quest to help people live healthier lives. 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: Industrial Engineer, Telecommute, telecommuting, telecommuter, remote, work from home, Indianapolis, IN, MiniTab, travel, process improvement, testing
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.