The Optum Ireland Automation Centre of Excellence is an exciting new venture that's passionate about process automation. We support the organization through the delivery of automation solutions, using existing, new and emerging technologies to enhance savings, improve productivity and quality and reduce cost. The Process Automation Developer will be part of Optum Ireland's Automation Centre Of Excellence and will be responsible for the delivery lifecycle of automated business processes using the suite of RPA (Robotic Process Automation) tools currently used by Optum. This will include understanding technical and infrastructure requirements, process analysis, development of the automated workflow, appropriate unit testing and successful release to deployment. You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities:Work closely with the Senior Automation development Manager, IT Infrastructure and other teams in understanding the functional and technical design for processes identified for automation potential Work closely with the RPA business / process analysts to understand the process automation requirements Develops and configures automation processes as per the process requirements document to meet requirements defined by the business Develops new processes using core workflow principles that are efficient, well structured, maintainable and easy to understand Able to work with version control and Jira or similar ticketing system Complies with design and coding standards, policies and procedures Ensures relevant documentation is completed Ensures quality of coded components by performing thorough unit testing Communicating any identified project risks and issues to the delivery/project manager and providing inputs to the change control process Supporting the Operational Teams during the UAT and rollout phases
Required Qualifications: Minimum of 2 years of experience with software development \ programming \ database concepts Proven experience in delivering successful IT \ business software projects Good understanding of programming concepts and a strong programming background in one or more modern language, preferably.Net Good database skills with proven experience using SQL Server \ Oracle \ MySQL etc. Good understanding of the key requirements documents involved in a delivery lifecycle (functional, technical, testing documents) Well-organized with good communication and reporting skills Self-motivated, team player, action and results oriented Exposure to Agile delivery methods Preferred Qualifications:Experience in delivering an automated process into production using an RPA tool (UIPath, Blue Prism \ Automation Anywhere \ others) Previous experience in the Healthcare Insurance Industry Bachelor Degree in Engineering \ Computer Science or related technical field 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) *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy 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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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.