**Max Bill-Rate: 66 - 110/hour**
Optum 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
As part of Optum Digital The Coverages and Benefits team is responsible to enable United Health Care 40MM members to navigate through the high complexity of the Health Care System. There are big challenges in bringing the right precise and succinct information to members that help them out in finding which benefits and coverages they can leverage to have the best care.
Software engineering is the application of engineering to the design development implementation testing and maintenance of software in a systematic method. The roles in this function will cover all primary development activity across all technology functions that ensure we deliver code with high quality for our applications products and services and to understand customer needs and to develop product roadmaps.
These roles include but are not limited to analysis design coding engineering testing debugging standards methods tools analysis documentation research and development maintenance new development operations and delivery. With every role in the company each position has a requirement for building quality into every output. This also includes evaluating new tools new techniques strategies Automation of common tasks build of common utilities to drive organizational efficiency with a passion around technology and solutions and influence of thought and leadership on future capabilities and opportunities to apply technology in new and innovative ways. Reviews the work of others
Develops innovative approaches
Sought out as expert on work developed
BS degree in computer science or equivalent experience
2 years of software engineering development of web applications using NodeJS
2 years of web application topology
3 years of experience with NodeJS and ecosystem including React Next NX etc.
Experience with Application Cloud deployment and maintenance
Experience with writing application as components that can be embedded into larger apps.
Candidates with React Native experience will be considered as a plus.
Familiarity with common performance trade offs
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
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.
What does the ideal candidate background look like ex: healthcare specific background etc.? We want to be as specific as possible with our firms so they can find the type of candidate youre looking for.
We need candidates with
- strong experience 3 years using production grade NodeJS who can work independently with feature work and minimal oversight.
- experience with application life cycle work tracking common repositories build automation continuous deployment cluster orchestration
- strong experience with application quality and support testing strategies monitoring alerting reporting application performance
Are you open to candidates that would need to be 100 remote for the duration of the engagement
Candidates can be 100 remote for the period.
Are you open to candidates that cannot convert to FTE without sponsorship?
We are focusing on candidates that can convert into FTE. For level 27 we are NOT looking for sponsorship.
What does the team structure look like - how many members and what is the break-down of the teams skill sets ex: 1 PM 4 Developers etc.?
Our teams are composed of
- 4 to 6 engineers A Tech Lead and a mix of Senior and Software Engineers.
- Product Manager who drive feature work definition
- Project Management and Scrum Master
- Tech Lead
- Specialized Engineers and Professionals e.g. User Experience Accessibility etc.
- Customer Demand Planning
- Health Care
- Health Care System
- Information Technology