15 days old

Principal Software Engineer

Eden Prairie, MN 55344
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Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with 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 reliable. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work. (sm)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Build scalable, fault-tolerant batch and real-time data ingestion pipelines, data transformation and data mining jobs
  • Responsible for analysis and development of Big Data solutions.
  • Document technical applications, specifications, and enhancements.
  • Recommend ways to improve data reliability, quality and efficiency.
  • Integrate the web application with NoSQL databases leveraging the existing Kafka platform
  • Maintain production systems (Talend, Spark/Scala, Java microservices, Kafka, Hadoop, Cassandra, Elasticsearch)
  • Develop reusable patterns and encourage innovation that will increase team velocity
  • Conduct design and code reviews to ensure code developed meets or exceeds coding best practices guidelines, unit testing, security, and scalability and maintainability guidelines
  • Drive a quality mindset within the team
  • Anticipate issues and act proactively to address potential issues
  • Work with sometimes ambiguous / conceptual requirements and guide the technical team to provide functionality with the right amount of engineering
  • Collaborate with business and technical stakeholders while defining solutions.
  • Lead engineers in making sound, sustainable, and practical technical decisions.
  • Foster high-performance, collaborative technical work resulting in high-quality output.
  • Collaborate on the design with other team members and product owners, both inside and outside the core team
  • Provide coaching, mentoring, and software engineering best practices to other software engineers
  • Work with geographically distributed teams, with ample opportunity to learn from and mentor teammates in a fast-paced environment

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.



Posted: 2020-10-08 Expires: 2020-11-07

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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