Business Analyst Consultant - Irvine, CA

UHG Irvine, CA

About the Job

The Business Analyst Consultant will support the Formulary Operations team in developing, enhancing, and maintaining critical business tools. This position will implement strategic business solutions through research and analysis of data and business processes, and will require a candidate with a strong ability to gather business requirements; design, document, and develop technology; and deploy tools for use by other team members. The candidate needs to have a well - developed ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with a cross functional team of pharmacists, analysts and senior leadership.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, program, and maintaining business applications for use by Formulary Operations pharmacists and analysts 
  • Provide ongoing operational support for existing databases and tools
  • Provide user documentation and training

Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in web application development and Access / Excel development; including: Microsoft SQL Server, SSIS, SSMS, stored procedures; Microsoft Access, VBA, macros
  • 1+ year(s) of experience in process improvement, workflow and / or evaluation of business processes
  • 1+ year(s) of experience with project methodology (requirements, design, development, test and implementation)
  • Advanced level of proficiency with Excel
  • Advanced level of proficiency in Access, relational databases, and database structures

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or in a related field
  • 1+ year(s) of experience with VB.Net, ASP.NET, Web Services, VB - Script or JavaScript, HTML, C#
  • Experience with healthcare / pharmacy industry background
  • Familiar with quality control processes and general project methodologies
  • Familiar with SDLC methodologies, Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall, JAD

UnitedHealth Group is a Fortune 6 company with all the resources you'd expect from the largest networks of physicians, hospitals, health facilities and caregivers in the United States and more than 125 other countries. Join us and be inspired to do your life's best work.(sm)

UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.


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: Business Analyst Consultant, Irvine, California, CA