Senior Software Engineer, Backend - Telecommute

Employer
UnitedHealth Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Nov 29, 2021
Closes
Dec 01, 2021
Ref
230813911
Hours
Full Time
Careers at Rally Health, part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. Our mission at Rally(R) is to empower individuals to take control of their health through personalized, data-driven health care information and recommendations that lead to better outcomes. We leverage our digital platform and leading-edge technology to make health care data accessible wherever and whenever people need it, all while ensuring safety and reliability. Here, you'll help people find the right doctors, give them a clear breakdown of costs, incentivize them to stay focused on their overall health with daily goals, and help them earn rewards such as discounts on a wide range of goods as well as bonuses for reaching fitness objectives. As part of our Rally(R) team, you'll have the opportunity to drive change with an innovative healthcare technology company that is dedicated to creating a culture of healthy living. Help us bring real change to healthcare and you'll experience what it's like to do your life's best work.(sm) Care solutions lets people find, price, schedule, prepare and pay for care, and rewards them for choosing the appropriate care (medical, medication, dental, vision, behavioral & DME). You will report to the Engineering Manager. You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the US as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities: Architect and build scalable systems, libraries, and frameworks Develop APIs and web microservices Integrate third-party APIs, and the ability to understand them in several formats Architect and build scalable systems, libraries, and frameworks Write backend code using Scala Contribute to frontend code stack in React 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: 2+ years of real industry experience Unit testing experience (prefer Scalatest/Spec2/ScalaCheck) Background in Scala/Java or another compiled language Database and caching experience, SQL and NoSQL Knowledge of REST/Http, json and backend systems Preferred Qualifications: BS in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical role or the equivalent experience Expert-level experience in Scala/Java or another compiled language Commercial experience with distributed, high-performance systems Experience with cloud-based services and hosting (AWS, EC2) Exposure to JavaScript-based framework like React or Angular UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status. Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance. 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 Job Keywords: Senior Software Engineer, Washington, DC, District of Columbia, Minnesota, MN, Illinois, IL, Telecommute, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Work from home, Work at home, Remote

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