Here at Optum, part of United Health Group we'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It's the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities:Provide leadership and direction setting for an Engineering group responsible for delivering software solutions that embody Cognitive Computing / Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Capabilities and Features Insure the delivery of progressive SOA based solution designs Drive resources to leverage existing frameworks and standards, contribute input for improving existing ones and support the creation of new where they don't exist Direct the work of others Interface with all levels of Senior Management
Required Qualifications:Senior leadership experience (including managing senior level teams, budget responsibility) Service development (REST, API, Microservices) experience Advanced degree in computer science or related field Experience leading and mentoring technical team members Demonstrated experience in the fundamentals and practical application of Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence Working Knowledge of various Machine Learning and Cognitive technologies: IBM Watson, SAS, Amazon ML, Google Cloud ML, Azure ML StudioDemonstrated understanding of core Machine Learning methodologies: Regression, Classification, Clustering, Matrix Factorization, Predictive Analytics, Natural Language processing, Decision trees, Support Vector Machines, Neural Networks/ Deep Learning Ability to create prototypes in R, Python, Scala, Java or similar stack Data retrieval and manipulation experience: SQL, Hive QL, Python, Hadoop, R, graph databases, and Unstructured Data Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional, cross divisional teams Strong software design and architecture skills with an eye toward avoiding and reducing technical debt Demonstrated initiative and strong ownership of deliverablesPreferred Qualifications:PhD Healthcare experience Careers 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. Job Keywords: Machine Learning, AI, Cognitive technologies, IBM Watson, Amazon ML, Google Cloud ML, Azure ML Studio, R, Python, Scala, Java, Dublin, Ireland
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.