What makes this a one of kind opportunity? We have more than 12,000 technology colleagues serving the IT needs of our clients across the globe and our own Fortune 5 IT needs. At Optum, you'll be encouraged to combine your passion and technical expertise to help us shape the health care system for years to come. You'll help change the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology across a wide platform of health services and delivery systems by setting team goals, forecasting resource needs and guiding solutions developed to solve business and operational challenges. If you're out to make a difference, apply today.
Collaborate with internal and external business partners to gain understanding of their business needs
Create or adapt departmental plans and priorities to address business and operational challenges
Manage and ensure compliance with IT structures / processes / technologies
Influence or provide input to forecasting and planning activities
The complexity of this role can be challenging. It takes a commitment to drive and manage high-quality execution, operational excellence and delivery of technology solutions that meet critical business needs.
Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience
5 years of application development (or support) experience in a large enterprise environment
2 years of experience leading teams and/or managing workloads for team members
Experience leading distributed teams
Experience leading development and/or support for large, critical applications (preferably on multiple platforms)
Experience managing a remote team of resources including offshore team members
Health care industry experience
Careers at UnitedHealth Group. We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these select few, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you're empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks. And we offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. We believe the most important is the 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: Manager, IT, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota
Unitedhealth Group Inc.