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Job Category:

Information Technology



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Sr. IVR Developer - Omni Channel - MN,

UHG - Plymouth, Minnesota

Posted: 11/17/2018

The Contact Center Services (CCS) team is transforming our contact center infrastructure and applications through a multi-year OMNI-Channel program.  The OMNI program provides a platform and application level technical refresh for the delivery of ~1M calls/day to ~75K agents globally. In addition to the voice channel, it will also refresh and deliver new customer channel interactions through outbound voice, chat, email, click-to-call, etc.
Position Description:
We are looking for highly motivated IVR development thought leaders to join our team! You will be a critical member of our scrum teams that are re-architecting, simplifying and consolidating our IVR applications as a part of the broader OMNI Channel program.  This role will be responsible for developing custom IVR applications using Genesys Composer, Java and VXML.  This is a great opportunity to build new applications from the ground up in a very complex and large-scale environment, with leadership opportunities for the right candidate.
  • The Sr IVR Apps Dev is responsible for the development, testing and implementation of speech IVR applications to meet complex business needs
  • Serve as a subject-matter expert in IVR development and design best practices
  • You will collaborate closely with business partners and interface teams to clarify and fulfill requirements from design through acceptance and implementation
  • This role requires excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to work closely with your teammates in a matrixed organization
  • There is no on-call support requirement, however you will sometimes be required to work off-hours as needed to support implementation windows.

Required Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of enterprise-scale IVR application development experience
  • Proficiency with Java/J2EE application development and implementation
  • Knowledge of SQL and experience with relational databases
  • Experience with web services integration
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills in a complex, distributed environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in technology discipline or equivalent experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Nuance grammar development experience
  • Experience developing applications in Genesys Composer
  • CI/CD experience, including the development of Jenkins scripts
  • Test automation experience, ideally using CYARA
Locations: Plymouth, MN or Raleigh, NC preferred; Hartford, CT, Basking Ridge, NJ or Richardson, TX considered
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