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IT Senior Software Engineer (Automation) - Plymouth, MN - 866835

Plymouth, MN 55447
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Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop integrations between vendor tool APIs and automation frameworks, both for legacy as well as cloud environments

  • Create and executes against a plan to develop, launch, and maintain off the shelf and proprietary automation tools/frameworks that can be consumed by internal infrastructure teams

  • Create functional and technical specifications

  • Review project objectives and determine best technology for implementation

  • Work with internal and external developers to create code standards and best practices and ensure they are adhered to

  • Partner with other competency leads / developers and support project planning, technical design, development and solution deployment functions

  • Identify opportunities in business processes, system capabilities and delivery methodologies for continuous improvement as applicable

  • Provide ongoing expertise to operational support groups (e.g., Systems Support) in order to address identified application problems/issues, as requested, and help to provide root cause analysis

  • Assess and interpret customer needs and requirements

  • Identify/quantify scope and impact of business changes on systems

  • Collaborate with team of varied skills to solve problems

  • Mentor junior resources to enable team cross-training

  • Support, design and improve on monitoring, alerting and tooling/framework efforts

  • Ability and willingness to augment current expertise with new open source or targeted vendor technologies

  • Communicate clearly and effectively in oral and written forms, and be able to present and demonstrate work to technical and non-technical audiences


  • 10+ years of development experience including full life cycle activities

  • 10+ years of experience with Java/J2EE development, object-oriented design and integration of different systems

  • 4+ years of experience in Python

  • 5+ years of experience with RESTful APIs

  • 4+ years of SDLC experience in an Agile environment

  • Experience in a variety of modern programming languages (GoLang, Perl, JavaScript, C/C++, etc)

  • Proven track record of coaching / mentoring junior development resources

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with infrastructure automation using Orchestration Tools (i.e. Stackstorm)

  • Knowledge of and experience with Ansible

  • Knowledge of and experience with Splunk

  • Familiar with DevOps tools such as GitHub, Foreman and Jenkins

  • Knowledge of and experience using public cloud providers (AWS, Azure)

  • Software architecture concepts

  • Network familiarity

  • System admin experience (Windows & Linux)

  • VM and container platform experience (VMWare, K8s, Docker, Openshift)

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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Posted: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2021-01-24

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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