UnitedHealth Group

Laboratory Systems Management Analyst - Remote

  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Walnut Creek, CA 94597
  • 2 hours ago


Job Description

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.


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

Primary Responsibilities:

Develops and maintains our LIS applications (McKesson Lab, SafeTrace Tx (Blood Bank), Sunquest PoiwerPath, Data Innovations Instrument Manager, Telcor QML and RALS iSTAT)

Lead Lab Test Change committee and oversee and document the build of new lab tests, and modification or existing lab tests as needed.

Perform unit and integrated testing with downstream systems like Epic and Vigilanz

Test and verify software provided in software releases

Works as a liaison between Laboratory Staff and ITS

Works with non-laboratory departments regarding laboratory processes to develop solutions for efficient work practices.

Performs ongoing quality assurance audits of LIS calculations, expert rules, logic and outputs to ensure proper functioning and interpretation of results in downstream systems e.g. Epic and Vigilanz

Create and review SOPs in preparation for CAP and other regulatory inspections and audits.

Actively participate in the education of laboratory staff on the functionality of our LIS applications

Demonstrates knowledge of all equipment and systems necessary to complete duties and responsibilities, providing end-user technical support of support applications

Adheres to HIPAA standards and supports ongoing professional development

Participates in on-call rotation and works off-hours as needed

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 in the lab environment

Current licensure for the California State Department for Health as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) or an ASCP from another state

Familiarity with the function and operation of laboratory information systems (LIS)

Computer experience of course work in computer operations and data processing

Participates in on-call rotation and works off hours as needed

Preferred qualifications:

Prefer certification or experience with the Epic, particularly the Beaker module

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.


*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $64,800 to $116,000.

Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc.

As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

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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