UnitedHealth Group Data Scientist - Dublin, Ireland in Dublin, Ireland

We're changing the way health care works for the better.

That means consulting with our members, partnering with our physicians, and delivering drugs in the most efficient and effective way.

Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) Do you want to impact decisions to help people live healthier lives? Are you an innovative data scientist who thrives on developing new solutions to solve tough challenges? We want to achieve more in our mission of health care, and so we have to be really smart about the business of health care.

At Optum, we're changing the landscape of our industry.

You will put your Data Science skills to work as you empower business partners and team members improve healthcare delivery.

You will research cutting edge algorithms and technologies, and design innovative solutions to solve business problems that only a Data Scientist can. You'll be in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people live healthier lives.

Yes, we share a mission that inspires.

And we need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel that mission.

Our team, Advanced Research and Analytics (ARA), specializes in improving the performance of the health system by providing analytics, technology, and consulting services that enable better decisions and performance.

We integrate solutions that deliver intelligence in real - time, create actionable insights, and drive innovation across the healthcare industry. Primary Responsibilities: Work with business to develop and operationalize analytic solutions Engage in communications for all important functions including data understanding/exploration, strategizing solutions etc Leverage big data analytics infrastructure comprising Hadoop, MapR, Python, R, H2O and Spark to solve complex business problems in the healthcare domain Leverage technical analytical expertise across the enterprise to architect, deploy, and oversee integrated analytics/business technology solutions Collaborate with fellow data scientists, business analysts and subject matter experts to design and oversee the development of working prototypes of data science solutions Support and drive analytic efforts around machine learning and innovation Work with autonomy to find solutions to complex problems Possess and instill a sense of curiosity and collaboration in team members to reach across teams and research methodologies Communicate analytic results and predictive models to business partners Required Qualifications: MS / PhD in applied mathematics, physics, computer science, engineering or statistics Significant industry experience with Machine Learning and/or Predictive Analytics experience, using Data Science tooling such as R / Python Demonstrated experience with Big Data technologies (Hadoop, Hive, Spark) and traditional relational database technologies (any of Oracle, MS SQL Server, MySQL etc.) Experience applying computational algorithms and statistical methods to structured and unstructured data Experience combining analytic methods with advanced data visualizations Expert ability to breakdown and clearly define problems Demonstrated ability to own and deliver projects that deliver real business value Strong communication and influencing skills Careers with Optum.

Here's the idea.

We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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) 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. Job Keywords: data scientist, data analyst, bio statistician, machine learning, predictive analytics, Dublin, Ireland 0bd955a0-42d5-45e0-a174-15845829efcc

Data Scientist - Dublin, Ireland Ireland-Dublin 705375