Senior Database Reliability Engineer - Telecommute

United Health Group Inc.
Washington, DC
Jan 15, 2022
Jan 26, 2022
Full Time
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's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the US as you take on some tough challenges.Primary Responsibilities: Manage and improve multiple large-scale, cloud-hosted MongoDB, Postgres RDS, Elasticsearch, Redis environments Build and enhance our tooling, automation that provide safe self-service capabilities to your DBRE team and software engineering teams Collaborate with software engineering and operations teams to quickly highlight and resolve problems with database systems Ensure appropriate documentation is developed and maintained relative to the environments we support Meet critical latency, availability, and reliability goals and service level objectives 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: 3+ years of experience in similar DBRE, SRE, or DevOps roles in a cloud-based environment 3+ years of experience in 1+ of the of the following MongoDB Postgres RDS Elasticsearch Redis 2+ years of hands-on experience with Infrastructure as Code and configuration management tooling (we like Ansible, Chef, Terraform) 2+ years of experience in scripting or a modern programming language (eg bash, Python, Go) Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Linux operating systems and administration Worked in a regulated (HIPAA, SOC) consumer SaaS environment UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.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.Colorado Residents Only: 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. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.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 Database Reliability Engineer, Telecommute, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Telecommute Nationwide, Work at Home, Work from Home, Remote, Washington, DC, District of Columbia