IT-Sr Software Engineer/28/TEC132

Post Date

Jan 03, 2023



ZIP/Postal Code

Aug 19, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Information Technology

Req #


Pay Rate

$64 - $77 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

Max Bill Rate? 125/hr

Job Position Title? Sr Software Engineer

Where is the work to be performed? Please list preferred UHG facility if other please specify i.e. remote work rural etc. IL043 - Schaumburg IL or Irvine preferred but open to any location and remote

Can you please provide a summary of the project/initiative which describes whats being done? Part of OptumRx CTO organization OptumRx Platform engineering organization is focused on building core capabilities across product lines aligning with product model to enable developers to build on top of core platform capabilities scalable products with high speed quality

Please describe the team the candidate will be working with - how many members and what is the break-down of the teams skill sets ex: 1 PM 4 Developers etc.? The team is 8 members software engineers product owner architect

What does the ideal candidate background look like ex: healthcare specific background etc.? Technical resource with strong analytical and software engineering skills. Healthcare and Pharmacy knowledge is desirable.Strong experience in Platform engineering. Developing APIs using NodeJS NodeJS Asynchronous runtime .
Exp. in JavaJ2EEJava Scripts.
Experience in onboarding products in Azure Platform with utmost quality and best possible in cost optimization
Experience with SQL/NoSQL databases
Strong experience in DevOps best practices in cloud native environment.
15 years of exp. in the S/W Industry including 8 years of relevant management or leadership experience in building scalable platform services and product.
Expertise in developing microservices .
Exp. in Consuming Pushing from/To Kafka stream servicesLocal/Cloud
Expertise in doing coding reviews and writing code with best practices.
In-depth knowledge of design patterns
Exp. in writing Unit Functional Test cases Code Coverage etc..
Exp. in performing Functional Performance and Security Testing
Good to have an Exp. in Dynamic Application Security Testing
Good in Problem-solving and decision making skills
Experience in building high performance highly scalable applications.
Exp. in the integrating with CI/CD and DevOps tools
Good to have an Exp. in GraphQL and GraphDB

Must be able to manage the engineering problems and software architecture.
Take the business requirements and transform them into new software solutions using the latest technology.
Finding the best tech solution among all possible to solve the existing business problems.
Describing the structure characteristics behavior and other aspects of software to project stakeholders.
Defining features phases and solution requirements.
Analyzing the technology environment and documenting requirements
Participating in technology selection
Controlling solution development
Supporting project management
Engineering and software architecture design
Good in Team Management Collaboration and Communication.

What are the top 5-10 responsibilities for this position? Please be detailed as to what the candidate is expected to do or complete on a daily basis
1. Work in a fast paced agile development team
2. Aims for high quality code and low error rate
3. Work collaboratively in a team environment
4. Self starter that doesn't require much guidance

What skills/attributes are required Please be detailed as to number of years of experience?
1. 5-7 years Azure Native Development Experience
2. Java Springboot Microservices Technologies
3. Full Stack Development is desirable
Java- J2EE
Java Scripts
Open-Source Tools and Framework
Azure Public Cloud

What skills/attributes are preferred will set a candidate apart?
1. Good communication skills
2. Able to collaborate within a large organization
3. Easily adapt to changing environment
This position is required for OptumRx platform engineering team where we are targeting three main areas by providing engineering teams the ability to self-provision self-configure and self-manage and operate the experiences they build on top of a platform. Platform team provides software tools and APIs for engineers to do their work but in addition provides the necessary documentation templates guidelines consulting and support to enable the engineering teams.

What are the work hours? ex. 9am-5pm day/night shifts rotating shifts etc
9am-5pm CT. Need to coordinate and lead offshore teams. Definitely involves regular late hour and early hour calls.

***Are you open to candidates that cannot convert to FTE without sponsorship? No

What does the interview process look like?
o How many rounds? 3 rounds - 2 technical rounds 1 managerial
o Video phone or in person? video
o How technical will the interviews be? Quite technical

What does the ideal candidate background look like ex: healthcare specific background etc.?
  • Experience building and deploying micro-services
  • Knowledge of Agile and Scrum processes
  • Jenkins experience of similar CICD toolkit
  • recognizes the need to write clean maintainable scalable and well tested code alongside likeminded Engineers moving in a fast-paced environment
  • Work within agile sprints to deliver high quality code to meet business requirements
  • Up to speed on both client and server-side frameworks and modern development practices
  • Ensuring that the performance quality and responsiveness of our applications are always maintained with every change made
  • Collaborate with a multi-disciplined team to define design and ship new features
  • Pharmacy and PBM knowledge is desirable
  • Pharmacy and Medical benefits prior auth claims is desirable
    Java Springboot Microservices Technologies
    Full Stack Development is desirable
    Java- J2EE
    Java Scripts
    Open-Source Tools and Framework
    Azure Public Cloud

    Technologies used -
  • Java Core - Microservices Springboot - 5 to 8 Years Of Exp.
  • React Js-Next JS - 3 to 4 Years Of Exp.
  • Open-Source Tools and Framework - 4 to 5 Years Of Exp.
  • Node Js
  • Azure Public Cloud
  • Jenkins
  • Git
  • Sonar
  • Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.