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Job Category:

Information Technology

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

IT Solutions Architect - West Valley City, Utah

UHG - West Valley City, Utah

Posted: 11/9/2018

Ready to raise your game by a quantum leap? At Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, 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 knowledge of enterprise architecture and standards to assist in the development, communication and implementation of our evolving technology architecture.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with the business to understand/influence business requirements
  • Maintain knowledge of current and emerging technologies/products/trends related to architectural solutions
  • Communicate solution options to business owners/stakeholders (e.g. architecture reviews)
  • Incorporate software and system architecture into conceptual designs while ensuring alignment with enterprise technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps, capital plans)

The complexity of this role can be challenging. You'll be working on strategic programs with responsibility for providing architectural leadership to key initiatives across the organization. You'll be expected to ensure that the programs align to the IT strategy, leverage enterprise components and capabilities, advance the state of our IT assets, and expand and improve on our enterprise engineering strategy. The successful candidate must enjoy problem solving, a fast paced environment, and actively participating in the development and delivery of software.  This is a senior individual contributor position requiring a high level of technical expertise with knowledge of sound architecture design principals.


Required Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience
  • 6+ years of experience in IT Solution Delivery and architecture
  • 6+ years of full-lifecycle application development experience.  Deep understanding of industry patterns for application architecture and integration
  • 6+ years experience in building multi-tier applications using ASP.Net, SSIS, MS SQL Server
  • Agile development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Team leadership or team management experience
  • CI/CD experience
  • Experience prototyping and performance tuning applications deployed across multiple operating systems, languages and computing platforms
    - Sales, Marketing, Finance reporting related IT experience
  • Cloud architecture
  • Angular, .Net Core 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)

 

 

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

 

 

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