UnitedHealth Group Senior Software Engineer - Multiple Locations in Massachusetts

The health solutions marketplace is hungry for new ideas, innovative products and software that drives elevated performance for the business and the customer. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, is feeding incredible solutions to that marketplace everyday by bringing out the best in our software engineering teams. We serve customers across the health system. Not only do we have more of them every day, we also have more technology, greater data resources and far broader expertise than any competitor anywhere. We're out to change the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology. If you're in, you'll be challenged like never before. It's time to join this history making.

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 every day basis.

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience

  • 3+ years in the software engineering profession with demonstrated success designing and building high-quality, commercial software applications

  • Proven experience using Agile/Scrum methodology

  • Expertise across the entire Software Development Life Cycle

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of SOA design principles

  • Working knowledge of APIs

  • Experience in the health care industry

Optum is a diversified health services and innovation company where data, technology, people and action combine to make great things happen every day. Join us. Learn more about how you can start doing your life's best work.(sm)

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.

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