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Senior Software Engineer Cloud/Java/Web Services

Senior Software Engineer Cloud/Java/Web Services

Job Description

Sr. Software Engineer (SOA/Cloud/J2EE)

This Sr. Software Engineer will be part of the Optum Cloud web services team delivering enterprise web services for both internal and external consumption. Technologies used include (but aren't limited to) Java, Spring, SOAP, XML, REST, Oracle, Hibernate and JSF.

Positions in this function deliver professional level technical work in support of the development of company products, tools, platforms and services.  Operates within established methodologies (Scrum), procedures, and guidelines. Applies knowledge of principles and techniques to solve technical problems. Works closely with other functions to understand customer needs and to develop product roadmaps.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design and Code Java and .NET Applications

  • Review the work of others including code and design

  • Develop innovative approaches to Java application, design and architectural problems

  • Incorporate best development practices and agile/scrum practices

  • Sought out as both a technical and subject matter expert

  • Serve as leader/mentor to junior developers

  • Take ownership of applications and see solutions through from beginning to end

  • Participates in code reviews and writes unit tests

UnitedHealth Group is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Job Requirements


  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of 3 years of software development experience

  • Minimum of 3 years of Java experience

  • Minimum of 1 year of Spring (Core)

  • Minimum of 1 year of Object Relational Modeling (ORM) experience

  • Minimum of 1 year of SQL experience

  • Minimum of 1 year of Object Oriented analysis and design patterns


  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Healthcare industry experience

  • Scrum/Agile experience

  • Linux experience

  • Minimum of 1 year experience with .NET 3.5 plus

  • SAS experience

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world?s large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.SM

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject to random drug testing.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Information Technology, Insurance
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID UHG-549472-1
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Senior Software Engineer Cloud/Java/Web Services

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