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Lead Full Stack Software Engineer - OptumServe - Remote

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: San Diego
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together. Optum Serve is dedicated to serving our nation's military and Veterans. We have the honor to support federal agencies in their efforts to advance the United States health care system and improve the overall health and well-being of all those who serve or have served our country. Our health services are designed to help everyone live healthier lives. To support this mission, Optum Serve IT has embarked on a multi-year modernization journey, within which the Lead Full Stack Software Engineer will play a key role: working within our legacy application as we update it to a cloud-native platform which follows modern design standards. You'll enjoy the flexibility to work remotely from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities:

  • Overall development life cycle of the solution and manage complex projects
  • Leading the development team in the design, development, coding, testing, deployment, and debugging of applications
  • Work with product managers in developing a strategy and road map to provide compelling capabilities for them that helps them succeed in their business goals
  • Work closely with other lead engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development
  • Instill best practices for software development and documentation, assure designs meet requirements, and deliver high-quality work on tight schedules
  • Project management - prioritization, planning of projects and features, stakeholder management and tracking of external commitments
  • Translate business requirements into technical solutions, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions
  • Operational Excellence - build, deploy, monitor, and operation of production services
  • Mentoring, career management and development of dotted line reports within the teams aligned to you
  • Champion quality best practices and Test-Driven Development
  • Lead adoption of Agile best practices
  • Incident response assist with troubleshooting and determining solutions for issues identified in war rooms 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:
    • 6+ years of software development experience in full lifecycle of software development projects in an agile environment
    • Experience with MS SQL, PostgreSQL, or other similar relational database management system
    • Experience with .NET Core or similar object-oriented programming language
    • Experience with Angular, React, or other JavaScript frameworks / libraries
    • Experience with application containerization, deployment, and orchestration across environments
    • Experience with CI/CD and test automation
    • Experience building cloud-native applications in Azure or similar cloud service provider
    • Experience working with/responding to critical incidents
    • Deep hands-on technical expertise in building web applications and RESTful web services
    • Proven excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • United States Citizen
    • Ability to obtain favorable adjudication following submission of Department of Defense eQuip Form SF86 Preferred Qualifications:
      • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, or related field
      • Experience with microservices architecture
      • Basic understanding and ability to troubleshoot applications running within Kubernetes
      • Basic understanding of cloud infrastructure (IaC) and automated provisioning & configuration management
      • Basic understanding of networking and internet protocols
      • Knowledge of Encryption, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), understanding of OWASP
      • Basic understanding of SOLID architectural principals
      • Basic understanding of Domain-Driven Design As a requirement of UnitedHealth Group's contract with the Department of Defense, this position requires U.S. citizenship and proof of favorable adjudication following submission of Department of Defense eQuip Form SF86 , (the National Agency Check Legal and Credit or NACLC). Successful completion of the NACLC process is a requirement for continued employment in this role. NACLC processing will be initiated by our TRICARE Security Officer post-offer and can take 3-6 months for a final decision communication from the Department of Defense. Candidates will be allowed to begin employment with UnitedHealth Group in this role based on an interim clearance, and final results will be communicated as they are received. Failure to obtain final NACLC approval will result in termination from this role. Optum, a part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, continues to evolve and make a bigger impact through its extensive expertise in combining technology, data and people to create novel health care solutions and services across the globe is following suit by creating and delivering care that meets the health needs of active duty service members, veterans and their families. We're partnering with federal and state government agencies to meet the readiness and health needs of active duty military members and veterans by providing preventive health screenings and assessments to ensure that troops are ready to answer the call of duty. For those who want to intensify their impact in a career that brings together challenge, learning and growth, OptumServe is the right place to do your life's best work.(sm) California, Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, New York, Rhode Island, or Washington Residents Only: The salary range for California, Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, New York, Rhode Island or Washington residents is $101,200 to $184,000. 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 employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone-of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income-deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes - an enterprise priority reflected in our mission. 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, San Diego , Lead Full Stack Software Engineer - OptumServe - Remote, IT / Software / Systems , San Diego, California

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