At Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, 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 Architect role, you will be responsible for analyzing business requirements, performing options analysis, ensuring quality/alignment of Designs, and you will demonstrate and apply knowledge of enterprise architecture and standards. You will also be responsible for the development, communication and implementation of the organization's technology architecture and the components required to support it and the integration of corporate and technical architectures and applications. Primary Responsibilities:Assess and interpret customer needs and requirementsBe involved in solving moderately complex problems and/or conduct moderately complex analysisProvide explanation and information to others on difficult issuesCoach, provide feedback and guide othersMaintain knowledge of current domains and strategic roadmapsIdentify/quantify scope and impact of business changes on systemsIncorporate software and system architecture into conceptual designsSupport applicable modeling efforts (e.g., data modeling, process modeling, hardware modeling, performance modeling)Provide oversight of conceptual designs to ensure alignment with enterprise architecture governance (e.g., principles, policies, standards, future-state reference architectures)Maintain awareness of current technology assets, and the applicability and capability of eachResponsible for maintaining awareness of current business and industry issues/trends and incorporate into enterprise architecture designs as appropriatePropose Innovative Solutions for the existing problems of ProductsCome up with long term architecture roadmap for the existing productsConstantly look at security aspects and propose architectural solution for security vulnerabilitiesPropose and implement best in class architectural solution for big and complex systems hosted on cloud infrastructureDefine and create system architecture design document and discuss different pros and cons of any particular approach with Architecture councilDevelop detailed design specifications, data mapping and data transformation rules as per Product needDefine, use and communicate design patterns and best practicesCommunicate with internal and external business partnersShould be able to handle Onshore/Offshore modelAct as the liaison between Business and Developers and project management groupsPresent and evaluate design solutions objectively and facilitate conflict resolutionDevelops pioneering approaches to emerging technology and industry trendsParticipation in Design reviews, Test Case reviews, and Production Support readiness reviews for new releases, provide inputs for Go/No Go decisionDevelops innovative approaches on performance optimization & automationSupport QA, UAT and Release phases of the project via defect analysis, change maintenance, etc.Provide technology leadership to the teamMentor and guide them whenever requiredProvide timely updates on tasks to reporting supervisorParticipation in monthly PMRBuild, maintain and strengthen relationship with stakeholders
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.