6 hours

Healthcare Programmer Analyst - Santa Ana, CA

UnitedHealth Group
Santa Ana, CA
  • Job Code
775865 Healthcare Programmer Analyst Santa Ana CA

Healthcare Programmer Analyst - Santa Ana, CA (775865)

Position Description

We'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It's the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Use your operational analytical skills to design/develop, program, maintain and publish reports

  • Make solid recommendations based on the analysis and provide explanations for reporting results for both internal operations and our customers

  • You must be self-directed and creative as you will deal with some very interesting and complex issues

  • As a key resource to others you must maintain a high degree of accuracy along with attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to always meet deadlines


Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience performing complex data analysis and report development

  • 2+ years of experience working with large data sets

  • Intermediate level of programming knowledge (reporting code) and of relational databases, database structures and design, systems design, data management, data warehouse

  • Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Access 

  • Intermediate proficiency in SAS

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree

  • Experience with healthcare related data (Claims/Eligibility/Providers)

  • Solid understanding of Medicare Risk Adjustment

  • Experience working with ICD10, CPT codes

  • Ability to troubleshoot large data sets 

  • Self-starter and ability to work within a team or independently

  • Ability to work well under pressure with tight deadlines

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: 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: IT Data Analyst, SAS, SQL, Healthcare, Programmer Analyst, Optum, Santa Ana, CA, California



Job Details

  • Contest Number775865
  • Job TitleHealthcare Programmer Analyst - Santa Ana, CA
  • Job FamilyInformation Technology
  • Business SegmentOptum Operations

Job Location Information

  • Santa Ana, CA
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt


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