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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:

United States

Postal Code:

55343

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Senior Software Engineer - Java - Eden Prairie, MN

UHG - Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Posted: 09/2/2018

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)

 

We are looking for a Senior Java Software Engineer that wants to lead a development team in requirements vetting, implementation, code reviews, and technical mentorship. Candidates for this role must possess excellent responsive problem solving skills, taking into consideration current software engineering practices and the complete technology stack that comprises the platform.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage and lead a diverse, expert team of 4 - 5 software engineers that will engage to resolve issues on large commercial software platform
  • Collaborate and influence proactive system monitoring practices and strategies to help identify issues before any customer impact
  • Create a mindset and culture within the team that embraces identifying, owning, and solving issues, driving quality, improving performance, and improving the customer experience
  • Contribute to strategies to build knowledge bases, define metrics, service level agreements (SLAs), and processes to drive efficiencies in issue identification and resolution
  • Designs, codes, tests, debug, and documents software, and enhance existing components to ensure that software meets business needs
  • Contribute to the design and architecture to enable secure, scalable, and maintainable software and should be able to clearly articulate the implications of design / architectural decisions, issues and plans to technology leadership
  • Collaborate with existing architecture, delivery, infrastructure and operations teams to address and implement solutions to identified issues
  • Estimate engineering work effort for engineering team and effectively identify and prioritize the high impact tasks

Required Qualifications:
  • 6+ years of Java / J2EE experience
  • Strong hands-on experience with Java EE or spring framework
  • Strong experience of one or more ORM technologies (like Hibernate, JPA, or similar)
  • Demonstrated success in building design patterns and software engineering best practices
  • Experience with automated unit testing technologies (Such as JUnit, Spock, or similar)
  • Good understanding of SQL, relational database modeling and design
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with commercial software development and / or healthcare industry experience
  • Experience in managing technical resources in a rapid response environment
  • Sound understanding of core OOPS as well as JEE Design patterns as well as their implementation in real world applications
  • Experience with Agile Methodology
  • Experience with XML / JSON and developing SOAP and REST services using Apache CXF or a comparable framework
  • Experience with Java Messaging
  • Experience with Maven
  • Experience with Groovy

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.

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