Transform health care and change the way consumers engage with technology.Sounds like a big challenge, right? Here, at Optum, you have the opportunity to achieve great things while you showcase your passion and technical expertise as an Application Developer. You'll be inspired by working alongside some of the most brilliant minds in technology who bring compassion, energy and focus to their work every day on a mission to change health care as we know it. Join us! Come share who you are and start doing your life's best work.(sm) As part of our development team, you will predominantly be involved in building business solutions by creating new and modifying existing software applications. You'll stretch your skills and grow your careers as a primary contributor in designing, coding, testing, debugging, documenting and supporting all types of applications consistent with the established specifications and business requirements in order to deliver business value. Primary Responsibilities: Design, write and deliver software to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of Optum/UHC services Solve problems relating to mission critical services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence; with the goal of automating response to all non-exceptional service conditions Influence and create new designs, architectures, standards and methods for large-scale distributed systems Engage in service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis and system tuning Conduct periodic on call duties using a follow-the-sun mode
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience 5+ years of full Software Development Life Cycle experience 4+ years of experience working as a programmer in .Net, or C#, or Java Script, etc. 2+ years of experience working developing complex queries and stored procedures with T-SQL Demonstrated experience with data structures and software design Ability and willingness to assume periodic "on call" duties for issues/escalationsPreferred Qualifications:Development Experience in SSRS/SSIS Experience with Team foundation server Prior experience working in production/support Health care industry experienceTechnology 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 Developer, data structures, software design, software development life cycle, .Net, C#, Java Script, T - SQL, SSRS, SSIS, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota
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.