Lead Software Engineer -- Plymouth, MN

UHG Plymouth, MN

About the Job

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)


We are looking for a Full Stack Developer to produce scalable software solutions as a part of Optum’s evolving and expanding OmniChannel Contact Center environment. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that’s responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment.

As a Full Stack Developer, you should be comfortable around both front-end and back-end coding languages, development frameworks and third-party libraries. You should also be a team player with a knack for visual design and utility.


The position will be responsible for the design, development, implementation, and testing of applications providing service innovation to both internal IT staff and business partners who deploy, support, manage and consume OmniChannel Contact Center technologies.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Proven experience as a Full Stack Developer or similar role
  • Experience developing desktop and web-based applications
  • Familiarity with common stacks
  • Work with Agile development teams and product managers to define software solutions
  • Design client-side and server-side architecture
  • Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design
  • Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
  • Write effective APIs
  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Create security and data protection settings
  • Write technical documentation
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 in applicable area of expertise or equivalent experience.
  • 5 years front end: HTML, CSS, JS, Vue.js, Webpack, Vuex, Vue Router, Vuetify, Jest, Vue Test Utils, Mocha
  •  5 years back end: Java, Microservices, Spring Framework, Spring Boot, Mongo DB, RabbitMQ, Junit 5, Mockito
  • Knowledge of CI/CD technologies (e.g. Jenkins, Ansible, :) and QA processes/applications (e.g. SonarQube, Fortify)
  • Other: Kubernetes, XL Release, Twistlock
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3+ Years of experience with Contact Center Technology
  • Computer Science Undergraduate Degree
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills

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.


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