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Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com


Job Category:

Information Technology



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Associate Software Engineer - .Net - Boston, MA

UHG - Boston, Massachusetts

Posted: 12/10/2018

Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement.


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)


In this role as Software Engineer, you will predominantly be involved in coding, testing, debugging, documenting and supporting Internet/Intranet applications consistent with established specifications and business requirements.


The .Net web developer will be working with team members in an Agile environment to deliver business value through coding, unit testing, assisting with any defects during QA and UAT testing, and implementation efforts. In this role, you will gain experience with cutting edge technology, especially as it relates to the healthcare industry. You will also gain invaluable experience with fitness trackers and the Internet of Things.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop functionality in applications based on business needs
  • Work closely with QA to ensure high quality deliverables
  • Document work based on specifications
  • Work as part of an Agile team
  • Operate in a fast paced environment

Required Qualifications:

  • 1+ year C# .Net web development experience
  • 1+ year relational database experience for backend web development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree or higher
  • Web Services experience (i.e. WCF, WebAPI, REST, etc.)
  • Healthcare experience
  • Agile experience
  • Cloud experience
  • DevOps experience
  • Internet of Things (IoT) experience

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.



Job Keywords: .NET, Web Developer, Web Development, Technology, Boston, MA, Massachusetts

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