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Job Category:

Information Technology



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Junior Applications Developer - Dublin, OH


Posted: 11/12/2018

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. Join us and start doing your life's best work.
As an Applications Developer, you would work as a part of a dynamic team with a focus on writing code and developing applications leveraging multiple tools, languages, processes, and technologies.
The Applications Developer is responsible for utilizing Excel and similar products in the development and maintenance of automation tools. The individual in this position will be responsible for working with other members of the development team to build automation tools that support the overall business function of our customers
Please note: This is an office based position and is not a telecommute/work from home position. Office location: Dublin, OH

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Strong knowledge of VBA - developing automation tools that integrate Microsoft Excel, Access and Internet Explorer
  • Experience with data manipulation, management and reporting
  • Excellent technical research, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Assess problems, recommend appropriate solutions and implement them
  • Create accurate documentation for distribution to end-users
  • Requirement gathering, design and creation of automation tools utilizing VBA and advanced Microsoft Office programming
  • Constant client communication during project phase to ensure accuracy and that timelines are being met
  • Maintain and modify programs
  • Code, test and troubleshoot programs utilizing the appropriate hardware, database and programming technology
  • Maintain and modify programs; make approved changes by amending flow charts, develop detailed programming logic and coding changes
  • Test and develop programming modifications
  • Confer with business owners, supervisors and end-users to gain understanding of needed changes or modifications to existing tools

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED
  • 1 + years of .NET experience
  • 1+ years of SQL experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel with the ability to perform complex formulas
  • Experience with VBA Development
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Experience with Team Foundation Server, Github, or other version control tool
  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio
  • C# or other application development language
  • IBM Personal Communicator (utilizing IBM3270 host)
  • SQL knowledge with ability to build an access database that can connect to a Microsoft SQL server and Understanding of database design/architecture in a Microsoft SQL Server environment
  • Microsoft Access experience with ability to code VBA
  • Understanding of business and technical project lifecycles from inception to scope, requirements and testing
  • Project Management / Business Analyst experience with ability to assist in any of the project lifecycles as needed


Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can 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.


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