Software Analyst Senior

7 days left

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Aug 12, 2022
Oct 12, 2022
Employment Status
Full Time
Health Care that Starts with You!

Join a truly mission-driven organization! Independent, nonprofit UCare is recognized as one of the Minnesota's leading health plans. We provide more than 600,000 members across Minnesota and western Wisconsin with the health coverage plans and services they need to maintain and improve their health. The innovative coverage we create makes a difference for Medicare-eligible individuals, individuals and families enrolled in Minnesota Health Care Programs, such as MinnesotaCare and Medical Assistance, and disabled adults with special health care needs.

UCare is growing in size, membership, products, geographic coverage, and employees. We're an organization that's going places. Be part of a team that cares about you, be part of UCare.


Enter a highly collaborative environment where people are truly engaged, and feedback is valued. You'll enjoy a competitive salary and benefits, as well as a host of other perks, including a nationally recognized wellness program, and a bright, open, award-winning office space in Northeast Minneapolis just minutes from major freeways and retail centers.

At UCare, we welcome and employ a diverse employee group committed to meeting the needs of UCare, our members, and the communities we serve.




UCare offers Medicare, Medicaid, Individual and Family health plans - powered by the hardest working people in the industry. Our people powered teams de-complicate, advocate and always go the extra mile to help our members. We serve with integrity, compassion and commitment to do right by members, providers and government partners. Above all, we come to work excited to provide members a path for the best health of their lives.


Working at UCare is more than a career; it's a mission. A mission that defines us as professionals, unites us as an organization and shapes how we interact with our members and each other. Employees join UCare and stay because of the opportunity to have a purpose-driven job.

Our strong culture has established UCare as a Star Tribune Top 200 Workplace for 13 consecutive years since the awards program began. It's a culture that embraces innovative ideas, strategic partnerships, and exemplary customer and provider experiences. Working at UCare is being a part of a people powered team dedicated to making a real difference in the lives of our members and communities.


Work Location: Work from home or Office for Your Day

The health and safety of our employees, members, providers, and our community is our highest priority. Therefore, all new employees are expected to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting at UCare, subject to limited exceptions such as for a sincerely held religious belief or for medical reasons.

Position Description

This position is responsible to design solutions for improving productivity and efficiencies of the business processes, including research reported problems and requests, determine plans and propose solutions and advocate for system resolution, ensuring business standards and requirements are met. Plan, elicit and document requirements. Provide recommendations for change. Support the development of data exchanges solutions, interfaces and processes.

• Collaborate with Business partners and IT teams.

• Translate business requirements into technical specifications.

• Determine solutions and test them for technical and business compatibility.

• Collaborate with the software engineers and end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction.

• Provide data and analysis needs that support business process.

• Assist with the planning of test schedules before production implementation of software or applications.

• Oversee implementation of new system/application.

• Enhance staff accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions, answer technical and procedural questions for less experienced team and business members, offer suggestions for improved processes, mentor team members.

• Take ownership of end-to-end incident resolution that may involve multiple departments.

• Provide consultation for internal and external stakeholders.

• Other projects and duties as assigned.


Bachelors degree in Computer Science; demonstrated experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

Required Experience

Five years of software analyst experience. Familiar with using Microsoft SQL Management Studio, AzureDevOps (ADO), Microsoft Visual Studio. Experience working with enterprise applications such as HealthRules. Familiarity with the Healthcare industry, preferably from a payer perspective. Familiar with HealthCare related EDI transactions, such as 837, 277, 277CA, 835, etc. along with member out of pocket accumulator analysis. Strong Analytical skills. Software troubleshooting experience and knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws. Experience with specific phases of the software development life cycle, especially development of business and functional requirements and unit testing. Familiarity with software development methodologies.

Preferred Experience

ITIL Certification. Familiarity and experience working in Agile teams with experience in developing/updating user stories, acceptance criteria and project documentation. Experience in Test Driven Development and automated unit testing. Familiarity with the health care industry.


The UCare difference is our people power - employees actively working on the behalf of our members to get them access to the health care they need. We value and respect each individual's ideas and contributions, and provide the freedom to grow both personally and professionally. We are centrally located, and offer onsite education, equipment and wellness resources, and a myriad of volunteer activities. If you're looking for an inclusive environment that celebrates your people power, helps you build on your strengths and gives you the opportunity to truly make a difference, we invite you to apply.

As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, we welcome and employ a diverse employee group committed to meeting the needs of UCare, our members, and the communities we serve.

JOB POST DATE: 08/11/2022

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