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Job Category:

Information Technology



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Senior Software Engineer - Rocky Hill, CT

UHG - Rocky Hill, Connecticut

Posted: 12/7/2018

A Sr. Software Engineer is needed to work with a portfolio of EASYGroup Prospective Payment Systems by collaborating with architects, product specialists and SME’s.  This role spans a broad range of software development activities including scope and requirements analysis, design, development, and support of new and the existing payment systems,  supporting new applications and web services, executing testing, and managing defect resolutions.


This role will be expected to work with the software architects, engineering leaders, quality specialists and other members of the software engineering team to deliver high-quality products and solutions to our customers.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Bring new ideas and innovative approaches to the development process
  • Developing, testing, and debugging application source code per specifications
  • Manipulating application test/production data as required by the regulatory and product specialists
  • Creating and assembling all components associated with product distributions
  • Performing comprehensive QA review and testing of product distributions prior to release
  • Working with Client Support and directly with the clients to resolve reported installation and production issues
  • Ability to work independently and in Agile team environment

Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years’ experience in C#/.NET/Web development/Visual Studio
  • Experience in C++ development
  • Experience working in Agile and DevOps environment with CI/CD focus
  • Knowledge of automated IT configuration and deployment technologies such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, or other automation and Infrastructure as Code (IAC) frameworks
  • 1+ years of Cloud experience with Azure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • C and/or COBOL experience, .NET Core
  • Expertise in the software testing (LeanFT, Selenium, Rally, Automation)
  • Working Knowledge of GitHub
  • SQL Server or another relational database experience
  • UNIX Experience
  • QA knowledge: unit tests, test automation, regression

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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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