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UnitedHealth Group Technical Business Systems Analyst (HR Systems)- Telecommute in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

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Position in this function is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day support of benefit policies, plans and programs, to include health & wellness and retirement programs (third party vendors). Support configuration, issues, and enhancements within PeopleSoft core HR and benefit interfaces. Responsible for executing against the product strategy and vision outlined by the business. The system analyst will interface with vendors, HR, payroll, business, and IT teams. Should work with key business stakeholders to define, document, and prioritize changes, features and capabilities.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support the day-to-day functionality of UHG’s benefit systems and manage high-quality support and business queries resolution

  • Configure core HR, business process, and technical requirements within Peoplesoft

  • Define business requirements and translate them into the creation of user stories with acceptance and testing criteria. Review designs and coordinate demos with business partners

  • Interface with stakeholders to proactively address issues and support the service delivery

  • Plan, develop, and execute functional testing to support enhancements, fixes, or releases

  • Facilitate ticket resolution process including issue replication, troubleshooting, and root cause identification. Monitor and track open tickets and issues and update end users as needed

  • Work with development teams for benefit related Interface changes between PeopleSoft and third-party vendors

  • Execute against product roadmaps that focus the near and long-term future enhancements that increase that value over time; draw on an agile mindset

  • Ensure accuracy of employee data through regular reporting and auditing

  • Coordinate with core HR and payroll team for benefit related eligibility and deductions

  • Act as a liaison between business, benefit vendors and development teams

  • Supports annual open enrollment process including extensive testing for quality and accuracy

  • Knowledge of benefit retirement plans and benefit interfaces with external vendors

  • Work within an agile development/delivery framework

  • Uses excellent communication and presentation skills in working with business customers, peers, and team members

  • Support transformation from legacy on premise solution to cloud HCM solution

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:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of experience of benefits administration and operations and as well as direct experience with PeopleSoft HCM

  • 3+ yearsof experience working with external third-party providers for managing benefits Integrations

  • 3+ years of functional and technical experience working with HR and Payroll

  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Cloud HCM knowledge

  • Experience with agile methodologies

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment

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Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $66,100 to $118,300. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada residents is $72,800 to $129,900. 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.

*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.