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UnitedHealth Group Sr. Software Engineer - Wausau, WI in Wausau, Wisconsin

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 is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver consumer-centric high performant systems. Dealing with huge volumes of data sets arriving through batch and streaming platforms. Build and deliver data pipelines that process, transform, integrate and enrich data to meet various demands from business

  • Design, build and maintain highly scalable microservices built on streaming applications

  • Enforce strict compliance and security requirements in accordance with HIPAA regulations and best practices

  • Identify opportunities to fine-tune and optimize applications running on Microsoft Azure, cost reduction, adoption of best cloud practices, data and application security covering scalability and high availability

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure native services like App Service, Azure Function, Azure Storage, service bus queues, Event hubs, Event Grid, Application gateway, Azure SQL, Azure DataBricks, etc.

  • Design, build, test and deploy streaming pipelines for data processing in real time and at scale

  • Collaborate with Architects, DevOps Engineers, Engineering Managers, Product Managers and Engineers across the organization to deliver a comprehensive solution

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:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience

  • 7+ years of professional experience

  • 3+ years of building robust data pipelines and dynamic systems

  • 3+ years of experience building streaming applications using Kafka

  • Experience with NoSQL databases (MongoDB/Cassandra/PostgreSQL)

  • Experience working with Continuous Integration & Deployment tools (Jenkins)

  • Implementation knowledge of Microsoft Azure/AWS/GCP, Python/Java and Rest Services

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Agile/DevOps Methodology

  • Experience with Third Party Administration

  • Working knowledge of Linux, Docker and Kubernetes

  • Healthcare knowledge

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.

Job Keywords: Senior Software Engineer, Software Engineer, NoSQL, CICD, Wausau, WI, Wisconsin