Optum 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)
This exciting and challenging role is responsible for providing technical leadership to support our rapidly growing Specialty Benefits business. In this role, you will be responsible for leading the architectural direction for new technology solutions as well as modernizing our existing application suite. Our business growth has necessitated modernization and use of Cloud, Micro services and DevOps technologies.
The complexity of this role can be challenging. We must provide the most up-to-date technology and provide creativity, critical thinking and clarity on an everyday basis.
Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
5+ years of experience developing software (preferably Java)
3+ years of experience developing web application and web service development (API’s, Micro Service Architecture)
3+ years of leading cross functional teams, with emphasis on technical management
Agile / Scrum experience
Experience with CI/CD
Experience with Automation Testing
Experience with cloud containers (Docker) and continuous delivery
Experience in healthcare industry
Experience with commercial software
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.