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.
Optum IT provides a diverse and comprehensive array of application design and infrastructure services designed to advance improved health and well-being for our customers, and to benefit UnitedHealth Group employees across the enterprise. Comprised of the Application Services Group, Enterprise Shared Services Group and the IT Business Services Group, Optum IT has over 7,000 internal and external resources across the globe, and offices in California, Connecticut, Minnesota, New Jersey, South Carolina and Wisconsin. We are searching for an energetic individual with strong communication, documentation and organizational skills who is also very detail oriented for our IT Systems Management Consultant opening in our Minnetonka, MN or Plymouth, MN office. This position is part of the Problem Management team under Enterprise Hosting Services which supports over 19,000 server devices for Optum. This individual must have the ability and desire to interact with a large technically able group of people to provide accuracy analysis, documentation organization and training coordination.
You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
5+ years of Linux experience
3+ Years VMWare
1 + year of C#, Powershell and/or other scripting tool
Experience working in an ITIL environment
Working knowledge of network fundamentals (i.e. LAN/WAN)
Bash shell, sed/awk, Perl, Python, C knowledge
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Demonstrated success working within a collaborative team environment
Proven ability to multi-task and sense of urgency
Windows experience is really nice to have
Willingness to participate in on-call rotation if needed
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.