Senior Data Scientist Manager - Telecommute at Optum

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UnitedHealthcare 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 Sr. Data Science Manager will support the data management and advanced analytics environment for a complex, multi-brand organization, and is responsible for applying machine learning and other advanced statistical techniques to provide data-driven solutions. This position is also responsible for the management and further development of the data science team. The role requires a technologically strong background with an aptitude for working with business stakeholders to manage and solve complex analytical problems that help drive business growth. Main projects will drive the Azure ML platform maturity in the sales and marketing domains to increase sales, lower the cost of acquisition, and improve the consumer experience.
You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Work with the data analytics and business teams to integrate and transform lead generation, direct-to-consumer, product, customer experience, recommendations and much more
  • Engage with business stakeholders to ask the right questions and begin the discovery process
  • Integrate with existing and future state platform and technology
  • Design analytical approach, select machine learning solution, deploy to production, and own results
  • Take responsibility for estimating, planning, and managing work and reporting on progress
  • Proactively present ideas on how to leverage our vast data sources to drive growth and optimization

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:
  • 8+ years of experience related to data, data management and/or data analytics
  • 5+ years of SQL experience
  • 5+ years of Python and/or R experience
  • 3+ years of Azure experience
  • Ability to create various types of predictive models
  • ML Ops and/or DevOps experience
  • Experience with Data Visualization tools such as Tableau or PowerBI
  • Experience with Unstructured Data
  • End-to-end understanding of how technologies are integrated

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in quantitative field
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex procedures to technical and non-technical colleagues
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and desire to probe further into data
  • Machine Learning experience in a sales and/or marketing setting
  • SAFe experience

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status
Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life's best work.(sm)
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.
Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $94,500 to $171,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives
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 Scientist, Data Scientist Manager, Data Science, Telecommute, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Remote, Work from home
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Ann Arbor, MI
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Washington DC

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What are Optum Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement

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