Sr. Java Software Engineer

UnitedHealth   •  

Eden Prairie, MN

5 - 7 years

Posted 179 days ago

This job is no longer available.

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Position Description

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.(sm)

 

We are looking for a Senior Java Software Engineer that wants to lead a development team in requirements vetting, implementation, code reviews, and technical mentorship. Candidates for this role must possess excellent responsive problem solving skills, taking into consideration current software engineering practices and the complete technology stack that comprises the platform.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage and lead a diverse, expert team of 4 - 5 software engineers that will engage to resolve issues on large commercial software platform
  • Collaborate and influence proactive system monitoring practices and strategies to help identify issues before any customer impact
  • Create a mindset and culture within the team that embraces identifying, owning, and solving issues, driving quality, improving performance, and improving the customer experience
  • Contribute to strategies to build knowledge bases, define metrics, service level agreements (SLAs), and processes to drive efficiencies in issue identification and resolution
  • 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
  • Collaborate with existing architecture, delivery, infrastructure and operations teams to address and implement solutions to identified issues
  • Estimate engineering work effort for engineering team and effectively identify and prioritize the high impact tasks

Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of Java / J2EE experience
  • Strong hands-on experience with Java EE or spring framework
  • Strong experience of one or more ORM technologies (like Hibernate, JPA, or similar)
  • Demonstrated success in building design patterns and software engineering best practices
  • Experience with automated unit testing technologies (Such as JUnit, Spock, or similar)
  • Good understanding of SQL, relational database modeling and design

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with commercial software development and / or healthcare industry experience
  • Experience in managing technical resources in a rapid response environment
  • Sound understanding of core OOPS as well as JEE Design patterns as well as their implementation in real world applications
  • Experience with Agile Methodology
  • Experience with XML / JSON and developing SOAP and REST services using Apache CXF or a comparable framework
  • Experience with Java Messaging
  • Experience with Maven
  • Experience with Groovy

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)