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Software Engineer - Telecommute

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Chicago
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job 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) You ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities:

  • Write, test, and maintain programming code that is used in the operation of the company
  • High energy team utilizing CI/CD best practices
  • Update assigned user stories with estimates, elapsed time, and implementation details
  • Participate in any phase of the development lifecycle, from initial design through implementation
  • Build highly responsive applications that align with our business needs.
  • Work in teams with other developers, designers, project managers and testers to deliver quality software on-time with the functionality requested You ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in. Required Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from 4 year college or university in Computer Science, Mathematics or related technical discipline or 2+ years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Experience in Cloud Computing / Cloud Native concepts
    • Expertise in formal and informal programming techniques
    • Participated in building production applications using languages such as C#, Java, Python, JavaScript and GO
    • Understanding of HTTP basics (Request/Response) and (Client/Server) and OOP knowledge Preferred Qualifcations:
      • Familiar with relational database concepts, SQL skills and Scalac skills
      • Ability to work effectively through collaboration across disciplines, feature teams, product teams and partners
      • Ability to follow and maintain security policies and procedures To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment 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) Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $66,100 to $118,300. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada residents is $72,800 to $129,900. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives. All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group s Telecommuter Policy. 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.

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, Chicago , Software Engineer - Telecommute, IT / Software / Systems , Chicago, Illinois

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