Senior SQL Developer

UnitedHealth Group - Minnetonka, MN (30+ days ago)3.6


In this role as Senior SQL Developer, you will be working with the business analysts to absorb business requirements and create functional specs. You will be a thought leader in developing innovative solutions to automate the state file process and you will develop tools to expedite work for the business analysts (data dictionaries, simplified version of file layouts, macros and crosswalks, etc). You will be responsible for cross training technical applications and programming code used to support the state file process for C&S Health Plans. You will develop an audit trail safety net, and cross train on the location paths, etc. and you may be asked to support some operations application building.

In this role you will predominantly be involved in developing business solutions by creating new and modifying existing software applications. You will be a primary contributor in designing, coding, testing, debugging, documenting and supporting all types of applications consistent with established specifications and business requirements to deliver business value.

If you are an internal candidate only, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

External candidates can work from any UnitedHealthcare office.

Primary Responsibilities:
Solid organizational skills and focus on accuracy and attention to detail
Excellent analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting abilities
Self-motivated with the ability to work both independently and in a team environment including client facing settings
Providing accurate and timely estimates for tasks
Provide support and leadership in critical production support issue resolution
Support the team for application availability, reliability and stability on a 7 by 24 by 365 basis
Conduct or facilitate root cause analysis on all in-scope incidents and recommend a corrective action plan
Work with team to achieve timely resolution of all production issues meeting or exceeding Service Level Agreements
Conduct code review to ensure the work delivered by the team is of high quality standards
Work with business to prioritize production issue resolution
Work with the Service Manager in process improvement initiatives as directed by the service
Reviews the work of others
Develops innovative approaches
Sought out as expert
Serves as a leader/ mentor

Required Qualifications:
3+ years of experience building and delivering new reporting
3+ years of experience building complex SQL queries
3+ years of experience of skill with Microsoft Excel
1+ years of experience using SSIS

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree
Experience with UHC Community & State platforms
Experience with provider data within the Healthcare Industry
Medicaid experience
Experience using multiple databases
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  • All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy
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.

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