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Senior Manager Data Analytics – Internal Audit - Minnetonka, MN

UnitedHealth Group

Minnetonka, MN
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759043 Senior Manager Data Analytics Internal Audit Minnetonka MN

Senior Manager Data Analytics – Internal Audit - Minnetonka, MN (759043)

Position Description

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)


This position is responsible for leading all Internal Audit and Advisory Services data analytics activities. Responsible for managing the data analytics team and working closely with audit teams to create data-driven objectives that help assess and identify potential risk. This includes managing the team responsible for identifying and integrating data sources, validating control totals, and developing and executing data analytic procedures to identify risk. The role will challenge you to leverage your data analytics skills on a variety of initiatives in a hands-on leadership role, as well as to leverage strong leadership, interpersonal, and oral and written communication skills.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide team with professional and technical expertise to ensure that data analytics audit objectives are satisfied. This includes guiding and assisting staff in the development of data analytics and evaluating the performance of the team.
  • Combine technical expertise with the ability to architect, deploy, and oversee analytics including conducting all required analytic reviews for the team.
  • Works with analytics / visualization software such as SQL, SSIS, and Tableau to perform analysis and interpret data.
  • Collaborates with audit / business stakeholders in determining business risks through the application of data analytics.
  • Drive documentation and communication of results and recommendations to audit teams.
  • Lead any special analytics projects undertaken by the department.
  • Ensure IAAS analytics resources are effectively scheduled and deployed across audit engagements.
  • Develop specifications to support data management processes and capabilities (e.g., governance, archiving, metadata, master data, data modeling, and data quality).
  • Drive data acquisition expansion and perform data profiling to ensure data availability/completeness/accuracy/consistency
  • Drive internal audit Data Analytics to mature program and enhance capabilities
Required Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate degree in computer science, information technology, analytics, data science, statistics or related degree, or equivalent experience
  • 2 or more year of leadership experience
  • 4 or more years of work experience in data analytics / data science
  • Expertise with Data Analytics Best Practices and the Data Analytics Lifecycle
  • 2 or more years of programming experience (e.g., C#, Java, Visual Basic, Ruby, Oracle PL/SQL, R, etc.)
  • Hands on experience with SQL
  • Data visualization experience (Tableau, Crystal Reports, etc.)
  • ETL experience (SSIS, Datastage)
  • Excellent technical and analytical skills
  • Strong Excel skills with familiarity working with multiple file types
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in Information Technology, Data Analytics, Data Science, or Mathematics
  • Experience working in a Healthcare Industry and or a complex IT environment is desirable
  • Internal Audit / Control Experience
  • Advanced analytics experience (SPSS, SAS, R, etc.)
  • Big Data analytics experience (Hadoop)
  • Pursue audit, assurance, risk, or IT related certification

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: Data Analytics; Data Science; Programming; SQL; ETL; Leader; Manager; Healthcare; Minneapolis, Minnetonka, MN, Internal Audit and Advisory Services (IAAS)

Job Details

  • Contest Number759043
  • Job TitleSenior Manager Data Analytics – Internal Audit - Minnetonka, MN
  • Job FamilyAnalytics
  • Business SegmentCorporate

Job Location Information

  • Minnetonka, MN
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

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

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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