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Cloud DevOps Senior Engineer - Optum financial services technology - Telecommute

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Basking Ridge
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

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)

Optum Financial Services provides solutions to help mitigate financial impact and better connect health and finances for positive outcomes. Using our deep data analytics, broad capabilities, artificial intelligence and the latest technologies made by experts, our people are continually innovating with a purpose to solve these real-world challenges - ultimately driving better health care benefit utilization and reduced costs, while empowering consumers to save for health care costs in the future

The AWS Cloud/Devops Engineer will be working with the engineering team and focusing on AWS infrastructure and automation and CICD automation. A key part of the role is championing and leading infrastructure as code and applications build process.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:
Design cloud infrastructure that is secure, scalable, and highly available on AWS
Work collaboratively with software engineering to define infrastructure and deployment requirements
Provision, configure and maintain AWS cloud infrastructure defined as code
Ensure configuration and compliance with configuration management tools
Create and maintain Jenkins application deployment pipelines.
Administer and troubleshoot Linux based systems
Troubleshoot problems across a wide array of services and functional areas
Build and maintain operational tools for deployment, monitoring, and analysis of AWS infrastructure and systems
Perform infrastructure cost analysis and optimization

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 building and maintaining AWS infrastructure (VPC, EC2, Security Groups, IAM, ECS, CodeDeploy, CloudFront, S3 ,Lambdas )
Experience in Infrastructure as code technologies like cloud formation or terraform
Understanding of how to secure AWS environments and meet compliance requirements
Experience with Jenkins to build application pipelines and maintain pipelines
Solid foundation of networking and Linux administration
Experience with Docker, GitHub, Jenkins, ELK and deploying applications on AWS
Ability to troubleshoot in cloud and understanding of CloudWatch
Ability to learn/use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with different public cloud providers like Azure, GCP
Kubernetes experience
Version Control (GIT, SVN, STASH) experience
Scripting languages (shell, python---) experience
Bias for action and ownership
Exposure to healthcare domain and security needs be an added advantage

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.

Careers with Optum. -Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do - your life's best work.(sm)

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.

Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary/hourly range for Colorado residents is $79,7000 to $142,600. The salary/hourly range for Connecticut/Nevada residents is $87,900 to $156,900. 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

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: - -Cloud DevOps Senior Engineer, telecommute, telecommuter, remote, work from home

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, Newark , Cloud DevOps Senior Engineer - Optum financial services technology - Telecommute, IT / Software / Systems , Basking Ridge, New Jersey

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