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Director Data Engineering - Clinical Integration and Interoperability - Telecommute

Minneapolis, MN 55415 Work Remotely
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The Director Data Engineering (Clinical Integration and Interoperability) role demands the highest level technology and application platform expertise, including collaboration with business partners, business analysts, systems analysts and engineers to define and develop innovative ways to drive clinical interoperability.

In the role, the candidate must be capable to lead and drive technical designs/solutions necessary for data integration and data extraction from EMR systems.  This is an individual contributor role and the person will be doing hands-on solution development and validation for 50% of time.


He/she will work with program leaders, technical teams, and other technologists in the development, communication and implementation of the technology architecture and applications plan - including defining the components required to support it and the integration of corporate and business architectures and applications.  The candidate is expected to understand the health information technology industry, clinical data vocabularies, and transmission protocols. 

  • Responsible for the End to End clinical data integration architecture for multiple   programs.  This will include assisting in writing, refining and communicating design across the program.

  • Work with and or lead other architects and delivery teams to build solutions via the Optum Big Data platform, Enterprise Service Layer, custom solutions, and software solutions

  • Understand and ensure adherence to enterprise technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps, capital plans) or follow exception/waiver processes as needed

  • Work with multiple teams to define architectural solutions for clinical data intake and distribution

  • Analyze and define internal and external customer requirements for clinical data exchange

  • Assess financial impact of proposed solutions
  • Support UAT (User Acceptance testing) for implemented solutions
  • Define and review vendor statements of work, service level agreements and process flows

  • Provide technical and data standards subject matter expertise to business team

  • Mentor business team on technology solutions and data standards
  • Develop, manage and communicate current state and future state architectural models, keeping them aligned to changing business needs and relevant for active technology portfolio management

  • Integrate functional and non-functional requirements in High-Level Designs, including balancing technical trade-offs and risk mitigation at the program level

  • Contribute to the product roadmap for the product; own the technical roadmap / solution-side roadmaps

  • Provide expertise in applications / software evaluation, selection and implementation

  • Bring people together to meet common goals using facilitation, negotiation and influencing skills.  Build and advance collaborative relationships with business partners, product managers and IT partners

  • Hands-on solution development and validation as needed
  • Support and steer employees and project teams through efficient design, development, testing, and deploy phases

  • Ensure solutions are of high quality, are high performance and are scalable

  • Strive to be a thought leader and advanced practitioner in clinical data integration related creative tools and tactics; forward-thinking in understanding the emerging tools, technologies, and business practices and progressive in learning the application of these tools and practices

  • Create and provide reporting to program leadership and clients to accurately communicate status, issues, risks, recommendations.

  • Manage program and partner expectations and relationships.
  • Ensure necessary quality assurance processes are implemented and followed.



Posted: 2020-10-15 Expires: 2020-11-14

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Director Data Engineering - Clinical Integration and Interoperability - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group
Minneapolis, MN 55415

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