Lead Software Engineer

UnitedHealth Group - Eden Prairie, MN3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $140,000 a year
DevOps API and AI-Ops Automation team in Optum Technology is seeking Lead Software Engineer to work on automation efforts using Next Generation Technology to implement API based automated solutions for Network, Database and Middleware platforms. This engineer will play critical role for success of automation implementation efforts across platforms.

Primary Responsibilities:
Technical Lead for engineering API based automated solutions. Mentor and assist team members on various aspects of technical solution implementation and modern software engineering practices.
End-end ownership - from conception of an idea, to design and implementation of production ready code to be consumed by customers
Ability to engineer automated streaming and/or ETL solutions for sourcing data from various 3rd party applications and make it available in consumable state for various purposes such as Analytics, AIOps, Executive Reports and other needs.
The complexity of this role can be challenging. Everything you work on will have implications that impact others. You?ll need to provide creativity, critical thinking, clarity and ability to juggle between multiple priorities/deliverables.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s in Computer science or Software Engineering degree
8+ years of coding experience with multiple object oriented programming languages (Java,.Net)
Experience working with three or more of the following: CI/CD tools, REST API development, server less architecture, containerization, public / private cloud, messaging / stream architecture and/or event driven architecture
3+ years of experience working with Spring Boot Frameworks, Gradle, Maven, Git, Jenkins and Micro-Services
8+ years of Relational Database Management (MySQL and/or Microsoft SQL Server) development experience - writing Stored Procedures, Functions using SQL
Experienced in multiple scripting languages (Shell, Perl, Power Shell etc) and/or background/knowledge of Next Generation languages like Go Lang or Python
5+ years of experience working with Global team members (onshore and offshore)
Background and experience in Agile scrum methodology to work iteratively

Preferred Qualifications:
Specific experience with any or all of the following: Jenkins, GitHub, OpenShift Origin, Kubernetes, Kafka, and/or Azure.
Experience working in the healthcare industry
Understands and has contributed to inner-sourcing and open-sourcing efforts
Ability and willingness to be available and work in 24*7 365 Days - Support Model to support Priority 2 Automation Service per oncall calendar
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.