Systems Analyst - Eden Prairie, MN

UHG Eden Prairie, MN

About the Job

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate business requirements and prepare the detailed functional and technical specifications that follow project guidelines
  • Work closely with Developers and Quality Assurance Analysts to ensure requirements and design are completely understood
  • Communicate design to all stakeholders and varying levels of the organization
  • Act as the liaison between Business and Systems Analysts, Developers and project management groups
  • Present and evaluate design solutions objectively and facilitate conflict resolution
  • Work closely with business teams to strategize solutions that support long term business objectives
  • Ensure IT deliverables align with business requirements with measurable results
  • Collaborate with QA team to ensure testing efforts align with system deliveries and business processes

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in Systems Analysis or equivalent work experience involving analysis-related activities
  • 3+ years of experience translating business requirements into system specifications, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience documenting technical content

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Four year degree in computer science or equivalent experience
  • Intermediate skills in MS Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint
  • Experience facilitating Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions
  • Experience working in an Agile environment or familiarity with Agile methodology
  • Experience with system data integration
  • Broad knowledge of hardware, software and programming tools
  • Experience with Altova Mapforce
  • Experience with XML Spy
  • Experience with XML
  • Experience with REST API
  • Experience with JSON data
  • Experience with Data Modeling Concepts


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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.


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