Senior Software Engineer

UnitedHealth Group - Eden Prairie, MN3.6

Primary Responsibilities:
Perform all phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, code development and testing
Design and implement product features including reusable components, frameworks and libraries in collaboration with business and IT stakeholders
Work very closely with architecture groups and drive solutions
Participate in an Agile/Scrum methodology to deliver high-quality software
The complexity of this role can be challenging. We deal with huge amounts of data across our entire enterprise. Everything you work on will have implications that impact others. We’ll provide the most up-to-date technology, but you’ll need to provide creativity, critical thinking and clarity on an everyday basis

Required Qualifications:
4+ years of Python development experience
Shell scripting experience
Hands-on experience in RDBMS
Proven experience using Agile/Scrum methodology
Expertise across the entire Software Development Life Cycle
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Ability to get engaged with architectural design conversations and decisions
Expertise in several of the following: Python, Java, JSF, Java Script, Hibernate, Oracle, SQL, Eclipse, Pandas

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with Big Data
Substantial knowledge/experience leveraging a variety of libraries (for example, those applicable to machine learning)
Understanding of SOA design principles
Working knowledge of APIs
Experience in the health care industry

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.