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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

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Lead Software Engineer (Cassandra)

UHG - Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Posted: 11/9/2018

The health solutions marketplace is hungry for new ideas, innovative products and software that drive elevated performance for the business and the customer. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, is feeding incredible solutions to that marketplace every day by bringing out the best in our software engineering teams.
 
We serve customers across the health system. Not only do we have more of them every day, we also have more technology, greater data resources and far broader expertise than any competitor anywhere. We're out to change the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology. If you're in, you'll be challenged like never before. It's time to join this history making.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • All phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, and code development and testing
  • Designing reusable Java components, frameworks and libraries
  • Design and Develop data and compatibility APIs
  • Working closely with architecture group and driving solutions
  • Troubleshooting production support issues post-deployment and drive solutions
  • Demonstrating substantial depth of knowledge and experience in Java development and No SQL DB (Cassandra)

Required Qualifications:
  • 8+ consecutive years in the software engineering profession
  • JSON/XML modeling experience
  • Experienced in API development.
  • Experience working with Cassandra DB (Cassandra Modeling, Cassandra Development (senior),  Cassandra Performance Tuning)
  • 3+ years working in Agile/Scrum methodology

Preferred qualifications:

  • Healthcare industry 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: Cassandra XML JSON Java API Agile Scrum Hadoop MongoDB, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota

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