Your passion for innovation can impact millions. At Optum, we believe the technology we create helps to change lives. When you join us as a Sr. Applications Developer, you will have the opportunity to be a part of that change. You will work alongside our brilliant teams who are focused on solutions to meet a wide range of health consumer needs. We need world-class Systems Analysts, like you, to help us build our next generation customer experience. In this role, you will be a part of the system development cycle and consult with end users to evaluate business requirements into design specifications. You'll excel as you work with all levels of the business, ensuring information technology deliverables align with the business requirements, with measurable results. Here, your passion for performance and innovation can fuel your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities:Develop business solutions by creating new software applications Primary contributor in designing, coding, testing, debugging, documenting and supporting various types of applications consistent with established functional and technical specifications and business requirements to deliver business value Apply standards and best practices for designing and developing applications Adhere to enterprise development methodologies and processes Develops innovative approaches Sought out as expert Serves as a mentor
Required Qualifications:1+ years of application development experience 1+ years of hands on experience with Java/J2EE and web-based technology solutions Proven success using a repeatable, iterative software development methodology (e.g., Agile) Demonstrated ability to effectively mentor software development colleagues Demonstrated ability to effectively work with cross-functional teams (e.g., business/systems analysts, quality assurance testers, program/project managers, infrastructure services, architects, etc.)Preferred Qualifications:1+ years of experience with SOA technologies 1+ years of relational database experience (e.g., SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, etc.) Experience with SOA technologies Track record of completing software development projects on-time and on-budget and that delight the customer Demonstrated experience implementing software engineering best practices Experience with WSDL, REST and/or SOAP web services, XML, JBoss, HTML5, CSS3, AngularJS, Bootstrap, Hibernate, CA SiteMinder, and authorization/authentication strategies and solutions Experience working with offshore and remote resources Demonstrated ability to build and cultivate effective working relationships across a large, cross-functional organization Knowledge of the health care and/or human services industriesTechnology 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. Job Keywords: application development, Java, J2EE, Agile, SOA, relational database, Minnetonka, MN
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.