1+ months

Senior Analyst, New Product Developmentand Innovation - Washington, DC - 928143

Washington, DC 20004
Apply Now
Apply on the Company Site
  • Job Code
    928143

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 is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

""

New Product Development (NPD)is responsible forsourcing and launching new businesses across the healthcare industry.Serving as a major growth engine forOptum, NPDworks closely with Optum leadership and collaborates with existing business unit leaders and innovation teams to generate growth from white space opportunities, with a special emphasis on ideas that span industry sub-sectors.

""

NPDteams enjoy unparalleled access to the executivesat theleading healthcare organizationsin the United States and to major investors and prominent leaders in the industry. Entrepreneurial-minded candidates will find a challenging environment, a supportive organization and an opportunity to develop a broad skill-set while affecting meaningful change in one of the most critical industries in todays economy.

""

Analystsare critical to the success of initiatives and willwork in small teams led by senior members of the group with experience in strategy consulting, investment banking,venture capital and start-ups.

""

This opportunity is based in Washington, D.C.

""

Primary Responsibilities:

""
    ""
  • Perform primary and secondary research on new terrains
  • ""
  • Identify, scope andsizenew venture opportunities
  • ""
  • Analyze competitors and draft positioning collateral
  • ""
  • Conduct rigorous market testing by interviewing key industry executives- Develop pro-formasand financial models
  • ""
  • Pitch new ventures or terrain explorations to senior leaders
  • ""
  • Evaluate and diligence investments and acquisitions - Collaborate with development and product management teams on internal builds
  • ""
  • Supportinitialhiring,sales and implementation activitieson new ventures
  • "
""

Youll 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:

""
    ""
  • Bachelors Degree
  • ""
  • 2+ years of consulting, strategy or analytics relatedexperience
  • ""
  • Excellent academic record
  • ""
  • Proven ability to boil down extensive research findings into relevant insights
  • ""
  • Demonstrated problem solving abilities, including experience conducting root-cause analysis
  • ""
  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders
  • "
""

Preferred Qualifications:

""
    ""
  • Workingin strategy consulting,venture capital, private equity, investment banking or healthcare
  • "
""

UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

""

Already Fortune 7, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

""

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

""

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.

""

""

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)

""

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: Senior Analyst, Analyst, New Product Development, Innovation, Consulting, Strategy, Analytics, Washington, DC, District of Columbia

Posted: 2021-06-12 Expires: 2021-08-11

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

Sponsored by:
ADP Logo

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Senior Analyst, New Product Developmentand Innovation - Washington, DC - 928143

UnitedHealth Group
Washington, DC 20004

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast