Optum is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)
The Sr. Software Engineer works with a team to develop mission-critical, service-oriented applications. This role is a key contributor to the organization and future technologies.
Participate in Full-Stack agile development in a collaborative environment.
Design, develop, document, test, and debug new and existing software products (cloud and/or in-house).
Work to achieve operational targets, with some impact on the overall achievement of results for the department.
Participate in the full development life cycle including requirements analysis and design.
Write technical specifications based on conceptual design and stated business requirements. Support, maintain, and document software functionality.
Identify and evaluate new technologies for implementation.
Analyze code to find causes of errors and revise programs as needed. Participate in software design meetings and analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
Consult with end-user to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs.
Serve as a technical expert on development projects.
Work independently and regularly review others work.
Coach and mentor junior developers on a regular basis.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as required, assigned, or requested.
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.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent working experience
5 years of software engineering experience
5 years of experience with C# or .NET, Java or other programming languages
2 years of experience working with Spark
Agile processes, ceremonies, and tools experience required
Ability to face very difficult problems/issues that require very complex analysis
Experience delivering software products at an enterprise scale
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 a 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.
Kafka (service bus), and ETL tool (SSIS, Corepoint, Talend, Informatica) experience preferred
Technologies such as Hadoop, Python and Apache products like, Talend, Airflow, arrow is a plus
Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place 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.
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