1+ months

Technical Lead Software Engineering - Next Gen Healthcare Platforms - 896466

Boston, MA 02109
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The"Lead Software Engineer will be joining a fast-paced team and will play a highly"visible role in the expansion of one of the largest Healthcare Graph Database"implementations.


You"will be the Technical Lead for an application/domain area and will drive"product implementation and delivery. As a Lead within the Software Engineering"team of about 50+ engineers, you will be accountable for owning and driving the"end-to-end Technical Implementation for Next Generation Health Care Analytics"Product Platform supporting Cross-Domain Analysis.



  • Design"and develop innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business
  • Interact"with business partners and other stakeholders including executive leadership
  • Use"Modern, Cloud enabled, Agile Dev/Ops approaches to enrich, transform and"analyze data.
  • Provide"technology leadership - Lead technology decisions, drive product implementation"and delivery
    • Define and document"standards and guidelines
    • Review code and provide"feedback relative to best practices, improving performance etc.
    • Consult with development"users; determine requirements and recommend solutions
    • Assists in development of"systems and procedures affecting design and maintenance
    • Participate in product"evaluations, design review session, data requirement meetings
    • Performance and Tuning of"infrastructure components
    • Demonstrate substantial"depth of knowledge and experience in data engineering, API development and"graph-based approaches to analytic development
  • Provide"execution \\ delivery leadership - Support the implementation and drive it to"stable state in production
    • Provide alternate design"solutions along with project estimates
    • Troubleshoot production"support issues post-deployment and come up with solutions as required
    • Drive the team and"collaborate to meet project timelines
    • Review project deliverables"for completeness, quality, and compliance with established project standards
    • Document and communicate"the status of progress against plans, taking corrective action as necessary
    • Identify, clarify, and"resolve project activity issues and risks, escalating them as needed
    • Review technical"documentation to verify compliance with client requirements and established"architectural standards and guidelines
    • Assisting with"communication interfaces/integration to associated systems
    • Upholds enterprise policy"guidelines and recommends new and improved guidelines
""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."


  • Bachelor's"Degree in Computer Science/IT/Math/Engineering, or equivalent work experience
  • 1 year or more as a Technical SME or team lead mentor
  • 5+"years of Data Engineering or Analytics / Analysis experience
  • 5+"years of Java API or data externalization experience
  • Experience"working in an Agile environment (Scrum/SAFe)
  • Must have 2"or more of the following:
    • Experience with Designing"and developing streams-based data processing. Kafka, Spark, Scala, Go.
    • Experience with designing"and developing REST APIs / microservices. Spring, Spring boot, Java, Go, NoSQL"Databases
    • Exposure to graph databases"and graph-based data analysis. Neo4j, TigerGraph, Cosmos DB or similar
    • Exposure to BigData stack -"Hadoop, HBase, Cassandra or similar NOSQL
  • If you need"to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for"symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e.,"entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth"Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building,"employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees"must comply with any state and local masking orders.
*Work locations are either Boston, MA or Eden Prairie, MN


Preferred"Qualifications: (Beneficial to have)

  • Healthcare"Industry experience (healthcare analytics desired)
  • Experience"with graph databases and graph-based data analysis. Neo4j, TigerGraph, Cosmos"DB or similar
  • Experience"working with to BigData/NOSQL stack - Hadoop, HBase,Cassandra or similar
  • Exposure"using NLP or Machine learning based approaches with Python or TensorFlow

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 doyour"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: Boston, MA, Massachusetts,"Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota, Lead Software Engineer"


Posted: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2021-05-13

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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