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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

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

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

ChatBot Software Engineer - Eden Prairie, MN

UHG - Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Posted: 11/12/2018

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get: Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)
 
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.
 
At UHC, we're focused on doing things that have not been done yet; helping improve lives in ways that were unthinkable until we thought of them. We've spent decades investing in the technology and information capabilities that help us bring new ideas to market faster. We've developed solutions that are practical today and scalable for tomorrow. And we've created collaborative teams dedicated to innovation across each of our businesses.
 
Now, we invite you to bring your full stack developer experience along with your knowledge of MongoDB and Elastic Search to help us develop our next generation chat bots and Virtual Assistants for our customers and agents. If you are a software developer with experience with MongoDB and Elastic Search, then this could be the best opportunity for you.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Transform ChatBot Proof of Concept software designs into Enterprise Software Solutions
  • Develop Platform as a Service (PaaS) software using private and/or public clouds
  • Collaborate with the business to understand/influence business requirements
  • Full stack software development using MongoDB and Elastic Search
  • Working with complex XML/JSON, EDI X12, SQL and NoSQL transactions
  • Writing SQL and NoSQL scripts
  • Develop software and system architecture while ensuring alignment with enterprise technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps)
  • Develop ChatBot applications
  • Develop REST/JSON API’s
  • Design code for high scale/availability/resiliency
  • Develop responsive web apps. and integrate 3rd party and internal API’s using Node.JS
  • Passionate about hands-on coding, testing, releasing, monitoring, and supporting working software in production
  • Has depth and breadth of knowledge across multiple software engineering disciplines
  • Self-Driven - actively looks for ways to contribute
  • Has a strong sense of engineering craftsmanship, takes pride in the code they write and believes that good software development includes good testing, documentation, and collaboration
  • Collaborates, builds consensus, and iteratively improves solutions

Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of programming language experience (including but not limited to JavaScript, Python, Scalia or Typescript)
  • 3+ years of experience designing enterprise software systems  
  • Experience with MongoDB or other NoSQL database(s)
  • Experience with Elastic Search
  • Experience developing and deploying applications on public cloud
  • Experience with architecting, designing, and debugging JavaScript enterprise software
  • Possess depth and breadth of knowledge across multiple software engineering disciplines
  • Experience with micro services and REST APIs
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in embedding Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, or analytics into a scaled IT development environment
  • ChatBot or Virtual Assistants experience
  • Kore.AI experience
  • DevOps
  • Node.Js experience
  • Experience with Conversational UI / UX
  • Strong understanding and demonstrated use of design patterns
  • Experience with agile software development methods
  • Experience with unit and functional tests, preferably using test driven development
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Health care industry experience

Optum is a diversified health services and innovation company where data, technology, people and action combine to make great things happen every day. Join us. Learn more about how you can start doing 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.

 

 

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