10 hours

Solution Architect (Contract) - Eden Prairie, MN

UnitedHealth Group
Eden Prairie, MN
  • Job Code
770732 Solution Architect Contract Eden Prairie MN

Solution Architect (Contract) - Eden Prairie, MN (770732)

Position Description

How's this for a challenge? Help us transform health care and change the way consumers engage with technology. Pretty ambitious? Yes. But it also pretty much guarantees that you won't be bored. Ever. Because here, at Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, you'll have the opportunity to achieve great things while you showcase your passion and technical expertise. You'll work alongside some of the most engaged and brilliant people in our business; people who bring compassion, energy and focus to their work every day.


The Healthcare IT Solutions Architect is responsible for designing, documenting, and communicating solutions that meet the needs of business partners in the healthcare industry.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Translating business requirements into IT functional designs that can be consumed and turned into a working application by the technical delivery teams
  • Designs will consist of data models, flow charts, system interaction diagrams, user interfaces, API definition, business examples, and many other pieces of documentation needed to ensure that the system meets the needs of the healthcare industry
  • Communicating with and leading diverse groups of individuals, including employees up to the executive level with backgrounds in both business and IT
  • Will frequently be asked to give formal and informal presentations of system capabilities and to discuss further development of those capabilities down to a detail level
  • Work and adapt in an ever changing environment is essential

Required Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in applicable area of expertise or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of experience in the healthcare industry
  • 6+ years of experience translating Business Requirements into system solutions/design and documenting those solutions
  • 6+ years of experience with relational database design/schema
  • 6+ years of design experience on enterprise level applications including application logic design
  • Experience with the following tools/techniques: ER Studio, Erwin, Microsoft Visio, Agile development, Java, SQL, XML, JSON, Enterprise Data Architect
  • Previous experience in the following business functions is highly desired: health plan operations, managed care operations, membership and enrollment processing, claim adjudication, capitation, premium accounting, and/or provider contracting
  • Must be willing to travel occasionally up to approximately once per month

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Benefits Administration
  • Provider and Network Configuration
  • Pricing
  • Customer Installation
  • Member Enrollment
  • Claims Adjudication
  • Fulfillment
  • Finance
  • Billing
  • X12 EDI

If you're the kind of thinker and leader who wants to bring your contribution to a new level every day, bring yourself over to Optum. You'll discover an 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 Details

  • Contest Number770732
  • Job TitleSolution Architect (Contract) - Eden Prairie, MN
  • Job FamilyInformation Technology
  • Business SegmentOptumInsight

Job Location Information

  • Eden Prairie, MN
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

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

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