At Optum, we are focused on doing things that have not been done yet; helping improve lives in ways that were unthinkable until we thought of them. Do you enjoy working with an elite team, empowered to do your best? If so, please consider this your opportunity to see your ideas come to life. Optum is known for its innovative approach to health care. Widely regarded as innovators and thought leaders, our executive team has served in key administration roles, on the boards of national and community-based organizations, and in a number of advocacy roles for health care and community-based organizations. We have spent decades investing in the technology and information capabilities that help us bring new ideas to market faster; we have developed solutions that are practical today and scalable for tomorrow; and we have created collaborative teams dedicated to innovation across each of our businesses to share our best thinking. The world will never be the same. And neither should you. In this Senior DevOps Consultant role, you will help lead adoption of PaaS (Platform as a Service) by your involvement in designing how we can deliver middleware platforms (such as WebSphere, JBOSS, Ruby, node.js, etc), enterprise database platforms (such as MySQL and MongoDB), and other technologies offered within the organization. You will also be responsible for the development, communication and implementation of the organization's PaaS and the components required to support it and the integration of corporate and technical architectures and applications. Primary Responsibilities: Lead engagements with cloud automation and orchestration tools such as OpenShift or other commercial PaaS offerings Continually monitor industry developments in Cloud infrastructure developments, tools and products used in the cloud delivery model Work with Platform Engineering and Operations teams on the development and delivery of operational ready platforms Lead engagements with log aggregation tools like Splunk and ELK Assist teams with application performance monitoring (New Relic, Ruxit, etc) Orchestrate development of automated delivery work flows using cloud automation and orchestration tools, Unix shell scripting and other deployment tools You will assess and interpret customer needs and requirements You will be involved in solving complex problems and/or conduct complex analysis Deliver the process and standards for developing new and exciting services for our customers. You will provide explanation and information to others on difficult issues You will coach, provide feedback and guide others You will identify/quantify scope and impact of business changes on systems You will support applicable monitoring efforts You will maintain awareness of current technology assets, and the applicability and capability of each This role may eventually have direct reports but not in the near future
Required Qualifications: 6+ years in Information Technology Experience working in a UNIX/Linux environment. Extensive Experience with Continuous integration Experience in application support and operations Preferred Qualifications: CI/CD tools such as but not limited to Jenkins or Maven Previous experience in a team leadership roleTechnology 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. Job Keywords: senior devops consultant, UNIX, SRE, DevOps, PaaS, Java, System, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.