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Senior IT Database Consultant - Minnetonka, MN

UnitedHealth Group

Minnetonka, MN
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Senior IT Database Consultant - Minnetonka, MN(Job Number:703932)

UnitedHealth Group is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

The role will lead UHC Globals Data Architecture group. This role is responsible for proactive and hands-on ownership of our database assets.



Primary Responsibilities:

  • Expertise in Requirement analysis, Database design and Strong Database Objects development skills including Tables, Views, Triggers, Stored procedures, Cursors and T-SQL batches
  • Possess expertise in writing Dynamic SQL Scripts, PowerShell and automating various Audit procedures as per the Organizations requirements
  • Provide database administration for mission-critical custom and packaged database software
  • Design storage strategies around backup and recovery for complex database environment, physical structures, and specialized database applications/systems
  • Uphold enterprise policy guidelines and recommend new/improved guidelines
  • Partner with project teams and interact with customers to find solutions for projects and operational issues for existing and proposed databases
  • Act as a liaison serving as primary point of contact between application business segments and database administrators
  • Demonstrate the knowledge and ability to perform in all of the basic database management skills of database administration, Web connectivity, physical structure, overall architecture and database analysis
  • Provide standardization and consistency across environments
  • Implement and monitor database functionality to ensure stable environments
  • Review work performed by others and provides recommendations for improvement
  • Developing and delivering logical and physical data models, including the creation and maintenance of ERD diagrams and other documentation for large complex operational systems employing deep system integration and SOA architectures
  • Determine proper Surrogate Key/ID management strategy
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of various strategic initiatives around Meta Data Management, Master Data Management, Data Quality, Data Architecture Policies, Standards and Governance
  • Partner with project teams and interact with customers to find solutions for projects and operational issues for existing and proposed data flows
  • Participating in data architecture design and review processes
  • Manage and lead a team of Database Administrators
  • Actively participate in all phases of project development life cycle including database policies, procedures, standards and supporting documentation, database design, process flow analysis, development, benchmark analysis, performance/tuning, capacity planning, and production implementation
  • Production support responsibilities include maximizing system availability, ensuring swift and complete database recovery, optimizing database and availability through ongoing maintenance, and ensure conformance to audit and operating standards
  • Provide status reports to senior management
  • Participate in the evaluation, and recommendation of appropriate hardware and software resources
  • Conduct employee performance appraisals, provide feedback, coaching, team building and training/education to team members
  • Conduct interviews for recruitment of full-time and consulting positions as required
  • Assisting with communication interfaces/integration to associated systems
  • Upholds enterprise policy guidelines and recommends new and improved guidelines


Job IT Database Design/Analysis
Primary Location US-MN-Minnetonka
Other Location 
Organization UHC Global IT
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
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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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