Senior Manager, Software Engineering - Basking Ridge, NJ at Optum

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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)
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Partner with Business, Technical and Strategic Product teams to manage project commitments in an agile framework; rapidly delivering value to our customers via technology solutions
  • Own the application technology stack and drive modern solutions to complex problems
  • Drive design and development of resilient, reliable, scalable and self-healing solutions to meet and exceed customer requirements
  • Ensure that all parts of the application eco system are thoroughly and effectively covered with telemetry
  • Drive improvements in application stability & monitoring and determining root cause
  • Relieve the team of "churn" and "waste" by driving automation
  • Collaborate with leaders across partner-teams to drive cohesive and optimal solutions
  • Communicate clearly and effectively and be able to present and demonstrate work to technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Lead engineering team to develop and perform as highly as possible while delivering high quality, scalable solutions

What you are like:
  • Have a great, positive attitude
  • A natural leader. You have influence. People follow your lead
  • Never blocked. You find a way!
  • Bring problems with solutions
  • Willing and eager to dive in and figure it out. No system is built from unicorn horn dust. It's just code!
  • Take extreme ownership and pride in your work
  • Care deeply about team culture and build teams on a foundation of mutual respect
  • Will automate something so you don't have to do it twice
  • You build everything "as code". Infrastructure, pipeline, testing, monitoring, etc.
  • Never stop learning (you have a habit of reading about changes in tech and then implementing them)

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:
  • Undergraduate degree in computer science, Information Technology or other related field
  • 15+ years of experience in areas of software development and delivery
  • 5+ years of experience leading and managing engineering teams in a large, fast-paced enterprise environment
  • Experience in software design and solid understanding of tradeoffs to balance delivery priorities and delivery quality
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Solid leadership capabilities and ability to influence staff & management of internal and external IT partners
  • Solid analytical and problem-solving skills with ability to see the big picture
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Tenacity to work with business stake holders to bring clarity in requirements

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.
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)
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.
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Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
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Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Adoption Assistance
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Generous PTO
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Professional Development Benefits
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