UnitedHealth Group Subject Matter Expert, Payment Integrity Innovation Lab in Cypress, California



A passion for innovation and problem solving.

If those traits brought you here, this opportunity can take you much further. Optum Payment Integrity is serving the health care market with the data and information technology solutions that will fuel change going forward.

We are using great data to uncover new solutions and novel marketplace opportunities.

If you thrive on making an impact in an evolving market, we should be talking.

Join the expanding family of UnitedHealth Group companies and help shape history.

You'll help us improve the lives of others while doing your life's best work.(sm) You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S.

as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities: The Subject Matter / Domain Expert within Optum Payment Integrity’s (OPI) Innovation Lab is an expert in core aspects of our business across the Healthcare Insurance value chain You will be comfortable translating strategic and tactical ideas into delivery-focused change initiatives which map current business state into desired future states You will have the ability to think about business and operations in a way that is abstracted from how business functions are implemented by technology or how they manifest in processes today This role provides thought leadership for the building and executing of Optum Payment Integrity’s (OPI) Innovation Lab - a team dedicated to transformational change Overall characteristics of this candidate: Someone who has occupied more than one role within a business operations organization, which provides operational insight and allows a broad perspective of the big picture The ability for critical thinking outside their immediate sphere of responsibility Skill in navigating multiple stakeholders / leaders to gain consensus and to avoid over-extension of resources. A single point of contact that will interact with a broad audience Experience with Commercial Clients (not just internal focused) Ability to articulate and paint a vision, with strong communication and presentation skills. As well as strengths in translating highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences Ability to evaluate opportunities to integrate new technologies, data, processes, and business models into existing organizational capabilities Comfortable evaluating new ideas and recommending strategic and tactical options - including consideration of similar capabilities across the enterprise, implementation challenges, and business priorities Comfortable liaising / collaborating among stakeholders to understand structures, policies, and operations primarily of the Payment Integrity organization but also other divisions of UHG from time to time Strong leader for a variety of projects including proofs of concept, operational efficiency improvements, and process re-engineering among others Ability to drive / participate in the capital request process, as appropriate (e.g., presentations, cost-benefit analysis, business case) Translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience 5 or more years of experience in health care / health insurance Experience evaluating / analyzing complex environments and creating recommended strategies Preferred Qualifications: Advanced degree Knowledge of Optum solutions (particularly Payment Integrity) Consulting or business analysis experience Strong financial acumen and experience Experience of multiple industries / sectors Soft Skills: Demonstrated ability to message, position, and present complex information for maximum customer impact and influence Ability to establish credibility and build relationships at all levels Excellent time management, organizational, and prioritization skills and ability to balance multiple priorities Highly collaborative style; experience developing, implementing and delivering on strategies in a matrix environment essential 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.(sm) *All Telecommuters 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. Job Keywords: SME Payment Integrity, Telecommute, Remote, Work from Home 6d56be81-51a2-4777-920b-06b2c0402b29

Subject Matter Expert, Payment Integrity Innovation Lab Minnesota-Eden Prairie 762265