UnitedHealth Group 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) Primary Responsibilities:Design and support scalable technology infrastructure in support of Data Management Services business initiatives Identify opportunities to evolve Data Management Services platforms and drive automation of processes where possible Create scripts and continuous integration patterns / frameworks Research, identify, and recommend industry best practices for solving business problems Rapidly navigate between high-level business vision, through mid-level systems requirements, all the way down to low-level implementation considerations, and back up, sometimes all within a 2-minute conversation Identify candidate solution approaches, targeting strategic platforms. Model cost-benefit tradeoffs of each. Document using a combination of text, diagrams and human interactions Create the solution documentation that will provide both a basis for project sign-off by all stakeholders, and the foundation for Systems Analysts and Developers to create High-Level Design Gracefully transition solution leadership to the development team, once the solution is clearly understood, documented and under development Leverage your experience, versatility and quick-learning to jump in when and where needed to help the project through sticking points Over time, develop a comprehensive understanding of the various business domains, their systems landscape, their processes and their strategic roadmap. Successful DevOps implementations API engineering, virtualization, containerization Statistical and Quantitative Analysis of xTB data sets
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience 10 + years of experience in the IT profession 5 + years of proven Linux admin skills in complex environments Experience with algorithms, data structures, complexity analysis and software design Experience in one or more of the following: SQL, C, C++, Java, Python, Go, Perl or Ruby Experience prototyping and performance tuning applications deployed across multiple operating systems, languages, and computing platforms Proven experience around the integration of custom - built and third - party applications Proven Cloud - based software design experience Successful DevOps implementations Multi-Tenancy experiencePreferred Qualifications:Interest in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks Familiarity with container (Docker) architecture Apache Mesos/DCOS NoSQL experience with a preference for MongoDB Hadoop platform knowledge and big data architecture experience Transaction Processing (e.g. EDI, HL7, XML) experience Service Oriented Architecture experienceCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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 Applications Development Consultant, telecommuter, telecommuting, telecommute, work from home, travel
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.