There's no better time to bring your software engineering career to the health care industry.You take pride in designing and developing solutions. And not just any solutions - solutions that are scalable and can be used in the marketplace to make an impact on the lives of millions. At Optum, you can bring your passion for innovation to an Agile environment where some of the smartest people you'll ever work with are working together to help make the health care system work better for everyone. When you join us as a Senior Software Engineer, you'll have the opportunity to showcase your technical expertise, making historic transformation in health care and changing the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology. You will be challenged with delivering high quality software products to impact the health care industry for the better. Here, you'll work at a pace you didn't know you had in you, your performance will be rewarded and, at the end of the day, you'll know you're doing your life's best work.(sm) We are seeking talented thinkers and SDET's (Software Development Engineers in Test) who can unlock next generation software innovations that will deliver a rich, engaging and unmatched customer experience. In this role, you will ensure flawless cutting - edge experiences using existing and emerging automation frameworks. As an SDET with Optum, you would work with Software engineers as well as other test automation engineers to design, develop and maintain automation frameworks for effective and efficient test execution. Using Agile methodologies for various types application mixes including Web, Service Oriented, Mobile, Java, Json & Open Source, etc. You will be responsible to develop new automation scripts and modifying existing automation scripts written in Java or possibly .Net / C#, and other in-house automation frameworks. You will also look to incorporate your automation into code delivery pipelines (CI / CD) and engineer - reporting tools that help your team stay on top of code quality. You will also work with clients, analysts, programmers and team members to solve complex investment business problems.Primary Responsibilities: Perform all phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, code development and testing Design and implement product features in collaboration with business and IT stakeholders Design reusable components, frameworks and libraries Work very closely with architecture groups and drive solutions Participate in an Agile / Scrum methodology to deliver high - quality software releases every 2 weeks through Sprints Design and develop innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business Review code and provide feedback relative to best practices and improving performance Troubleshoot production support issues post - deployment and come up with solutions as required Mentor and guide other software engineers within the team Design, development and implement automated tests in an ATDD (Acceptance Test Driven Development) setting Write and execute automated tests using Selenium, Cucumber and Java Deliver test automation solutions in accordance with enterprise standards and within development and operational guidelines Mentor and direct other testers in automation and SDET principles Perform reviews of automation and application code Engineer automated test and metric reporting solutions Develop in - depth system and application knowledge for higher test quality and coverage Constantly evaluate and enhance the test automation strategy and approach Collaborate as part of the scrum team in grooming user stories and development of acceptance criteria for the user stories Share and communicate ideas both verbally and in writing to staff, business sponsors, managers, and technical resources in clear concise language that is appropriate to the target audience Participate in communities of practice to share knowledge, learn, and innovate Research and implement tools that support faster delivery with high quality
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent work experience 7+ years of experience in an Analyst, Developer or Quality Assurance role working on complex software programs 5+ years of experience developing test automation OR combination of development in Java or C#.NET and test automation experience using Selenium Web Driver or similar tools 2+ years of experience with Agile methodologies Hands on experience with testing and automating web or mobile applications Hands on experience on test automation of APIs (SOAP and REST services) Proficient with developer tools and IDEs, such as Eclipse / Visual Studio and GitHub / TFS Experience working with a Continuous Integration (CI) tools like Jenkins for executing automated tests Strong communication collaboration and influencing skills to drive changePreferred Qualifications: Experience with Acceptance Test Driven Development Experience with unit testing and TDD (Test Driven methodologies) using Junit, NUnit or similar tools Experience managing a technical team of three or more resources Exposure to C# / SpecFlow a definite plus Prior experience with Business Process Automation and OpenSpan (Pega Robotics) tool Understanding of SOA design principles Experience in the healthcare industryTechnology 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: SDET, Software Development Engineer in Test, test automation, Java, C#.NET, Selenium Web Driver, Agile, web automation, mobile automation, APIs, IDEs, Eclipse, Visual Studio, github, TFS, Continuous Integration, CI, Jenkins, ATDD, TDD, Junit, NUnit, C#, Specflow, Business Process Automation, OpenSpan, Pega Robotics, SOA, healthcare, Optum, UHG, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota, Minneapolis, Boston, MA, Massachusetts
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.