Sr Actuarial Analyst - Telecommute (Eden Prairie, MN area)

UnitedHealth Group

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Financial Services - Insurance
(No Timezone Provided)

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

If you are located near Eden Prairie, MN, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and interpret the key drivers of health care trends
  • Oversee development of monthly reserve estimates and explain variances to forecast and budget
  • Conduct and evaluate studies on utilization and health care cost; and determine the impact on premiums and health product proposals
  • Perform mathematical analyses and actuarial modeling to provide management with statistical findings and conclusions
  • Measure impact of initiatives designed to control costs
  • Design and run complex data programs as you perform quantitative analysis of actuarial, financial, utilization and costs data
  • Serve as key resource on complex and/or critical issues
  • Direct and review work of analysts in the department
  • Communicate findings to leadership

You should be ready to demonstrate your master actuarial and leadership skills in a highly complex and matrixed health care environment. You will be challenged with becoming a trusted advisor and subject matter expert in your area of expertise while helping to drive business results.

You ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Working towards ASA (Associate of the Society of Actuaries) or FSA (Fellow of the Society of Actuaries) designation
  • 5+ years of Actuarial experience
  • Passed 3 or more actuarial exams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in finance or the health care industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • At least a basic level of proficiency with SAS (Statistical Analysis System) and/or SQL (Structured Query Language)
  • Experience in Medicare Advantage and/or Medicaid

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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)

*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.

Job Keywords: UHG, Optum, Actuary, Actuarial analyst, Telecommute, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Work at Home, Work from Home, Remote, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota


Associated topics: actuarial director, actuary, actuary consultant, director actuary, investment actuary, life actuary, mathmatics, model, risk, statistics

Sr Actuarial Analyst - Telecommute (Eden Prairie, MN area)

UnitedHealth Group

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Financial Services - Insurance

(No Timezone Provided)

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

If you are located near Eden Prairie, MN, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and interpret the key drivers of health care trends
  • Oversee development of monthly reserve estimates and explain variances to forecast and budget
  • Conduct and evaluate studies on utilization and health care cost; and determine the impact on premiums and health product proposals
  • Perform mathematical analyses and actuarial modeling to provide management with statistical findings and conclusions
  • Measure impact of initiatives designed to control costs
  • Design and run complex data programs as you perform quantitative analysis of actuarial, financial, utilization and costs data
  • Serve as key resource on complex and/or critical issues
  • Direct and review work of analysts in the department
  • Communicate findings to leadership

You should be ready to demonstrate your master actuarial and leadership skills in a highly complex and matrixed health care environment. You will be challenged with becoming a trusted advisor and subject matter expert in your area of expertise while helping to drive business results.

You ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Working towards ASA (Associate of the Society of Actuaries) or FSA (Fellow of the Society of Actuaries) designation
  • 5+ years of Actuarial experience
  • Passed 3 or more actuarial exams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in finance or the health care industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • At least a basic level of proficiency with SAS (Statistical Analysis System) and/or SQL (Structured Query Language)
  • Experience in Medicare Advantage and/or Medicaid

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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)

*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.

Job Keywords: UHG, Optum, Actuary, Actuarial analyst, Telecommute, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Work at Home, Work from Home, Remote, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota


Associated topics: actuarial director, actuary, actuary consultant, director actuary, investment actuary, life actuary, mathmatics, model, risk, statistics