Optum gives you the opportunity to showcase your passion and technical expertise, to transform health care, as we change the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology. With a technology career at Optum, you have an amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve peoples' lives. We are a top notch health care company that is driven by the latest technology enabling us to significantly improve the quality of health care and improve the lives of tens of millions. This is a unique opportunity for you to make an impact by utilizing your technical expertise to help people live healthier lives. This is where you will work with the best and the brightest and together make positive change a reality. This where you will do your life's best work.SM This candidate will be part of a 40 person team made up of Project Managers, Teradata and Web Developers, Data Modelers, DBAs, Business Analysts and Report Analysts. This candidate will be responsible for the design, implementation, support and maintenance of all functions of Teradata relational database systems, including: database access, creation/maintenance of conceptual, logical and physical data models, and database solution design. In this role you will recommend and monitor overall standards and procedures, provide solution design guidance to other technical staff, and assist in integrating various systems. You will also consult with users, determine requirements, and recommend database establishment and utilization.
Required Qualifications: 5+ years Teradata v14+ experience as an Architect or Data Modeler5+ years logical and physical data modeling experience5+ years ETL using Teradata Utilities in a Unix/Linus environment5+ years performance tuning in a large database (>5TB) or data warehouse environment, using advanced SQL, DBQL and Explain plans5+ years with ERWin or other data modeling software5+ years working with technical developers to strategize solutions to align with business requirements3+ years working with end users/customers to understand requirements for technical solutions to meet business needs3+ years identifying and initiating resolutions to customer problems and concerns associated with a data warehouse3+ years analyzing project requirements and developing detailed specifications3+ years defining standards and best practices and conducting code reviews3+ years developing service and adhoc oriented data modelsBachelor's degree or equivalent work experience Preferred Qualifications: Experience as a Teradata DBATeradata v14/15 certificationExperience working with Data Modelers and developers, facilitating modification of the logical design to create a physical design most suited to the reporting needs of the customer Ability to design applications taking into consideration data reconciliation, (to the source system) query/reporting performance, and analytical business value.Meet with users for clarification and elaboration as may be necessary to clearly define a problem and conceptualize a development plan.Recognize, gather, correlate, and analyze facts, draw conclusions, define problems, and devise solutions and alternatives and make appropriate recommendations.Experience in a state government environmentMedicaid/Medicare or Healthcare industry experienceExperience with Teradata SQL AssistantExperience facilitating meetings and providing presentations to customers and senior leadersExperience with the State of Michigan PMM/SUITE methodologyExperience with Agile methodologiesExperience with Teradata AsterExperience with Hadoop 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.SMDiversity 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.
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.