Java Developer

UnitedHealth   •  

Eden Prairie, MN

Industry: Insurance

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 333 days ago

(739225)

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Position Description

There's no better time to bring your software engineering career to the health care industry. You will be challenged with delivering high quality software products to impact the health care industry for the better. Here, you'll work at a pace you didn't know you had in you, your performance will be rewarded and, at the end of the day, you'll know you're doing your life's best work.(sm)

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform all phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, code development and testing
  • Design and implement performance and operational enhancements
  • Design reusable components, frameworks and libraries
  • Review code and provide feedback relative to best practices and improving performance
  • Troubleshoot production support issues post-deployment and come up with solutions as require
  • Work very closely with architecture groups and drive solutions
  • Participate in an Agile/Scrum methodology to deliver high-quality software releases every 2 weeks through Sprints
  • Mentor and guide other software engineers within the team
  • Work with a team of software engineers for one or more Agilescrum teams assigned to work on the project
  • Designs, codes, tests, debug, and documents software, and enhance existing components to ensure that software meets business needs
  • Contribute to the design and architecture to enable secure, scalable, and maintainable software and should be able to clearly articulate the implications of design/architectural decisions, issues and plans to technology leadership
  • Provide hands-on leadership, coaching, mentoring, and software engineering best practices to junior software engineers
  • Develop reusable patterns and encourage innovation that will enable team velocity
  • Collaborate on the design with other team members and product owners, both inside and outside the scrum team
  • Estimate engineering work effort for engineering team and effectively identify and prioritize the high impact tasks
  • Conduct design and code reviews to ensure code developed meets coding best practices guidelines, unit testing, security, and scalability and maintainability guidelines
  • Participate in on-call Dev-Ops support rotation

Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of Java experience
  • Strong hands-on experience with Spring framework
  • Strong experience of one or more ORM technologies (like Hibernate, JPA, or similar)
  • Experience with automated unit testing technologies (Such as JUnit, Spock, or similar)
  • Good understanding of SQL, relational database modeling and design

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science or related experience
  • Experience with commercial software development and/or healthcare industry experience
  • Experience with integration between systems
  • Experience with production support
  • Experience with messaging based architectures
  • Experience of one or more ORM technologies (like Hibernate, JPA, or similar)
  • Experience with Maven or Gradle