IT System Analyst Consultant

Applied: No

Date Posted: Monday, July 24th, 2017
Job Location: Richardson, TX
Pay Rate: Competitive
Employment Type: Contract
Job Duration: Over 1 year
Required Skills: Analysis, Analyst, Architecture, Business Requirements, Database, Developer, Genetic, Management, Project, Project Management, Quality Assurance, Quality Center, Research, Scheduler, Scripts, SQL, SQL Server, Testing, Tivoli

Job Description:

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.


Position Summary:

We are seeking a IT System Analyst Consultant for our Richardson, TX location to analyze user requirements. Produce high-level ETL/BI design specifications that meet business requirements within the scope of the pre-established architecture. Participate in business sign off meetings to confirm the pre-User Acceptance Testing. Resolve issues by backtracking and suggest best solution to solve them. Identify, test, and resolve performance issues of poorly running queries and performance of database. Utilize experience in using the HP Quality Center tool to track the new requirements. Conduct research studies that may include collecting, analyzing, trending and presenting data and recommendations to management. Collaborate with business and technology departments to define deliverables. Maintain jobs in Tivoli, and/or SQL scheduler, run TWS jobs on demand and improving workflow. Participate in quality assurance and user acceptance testing. Document the database environments. Maintain Stored Procedures for the SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) for ETL process. Transfer files between servers using SCP, SFTP, rsync scripts. Coordination the installation of computer programs and database change scripts provided by developer. Backup and restore database in SQL Server. Develop financial models and tools, including cost-benefit analysis, resource utilization models and performance reports. Perform project management duties including the creation of status reports, work plans, and presentations to client leadership. Provide functional direction and technical expertise to other IT Systems Analysts.


Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field plus 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience. Alternatively, this position requires a Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field plus 3 years of experience.
Will accept experience gained concurrently.
Must have demonstrated experience with each of the following: (1) transfer files between servers using SCP, SFTP, rsync scripts; (2) produce high-level ETL/BI design specifications that meet business requirements within the scope of the pre-established architecture; (3) maintain jobs in Tivoli, and/or SQL scheduler, run TWS jobs on demand and improving workflow; and (4) maintain Stored Procedures for the SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) for ETL process.

Careers 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: 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 Title: IT System Analyst Consultant
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Business: Optum Data Management
Family: Information Technology
Telecommuter Position: No
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Overtime Status: Exempt
City: Richardson
State: TX
Country: United States
Department: Optum Data Management

About UnitedHealth Group:

We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 14 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.(SM) Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at http://careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

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