UnitedHealth Group Sr. Software Engineer (Big Data) in Chennai, India

Software Engineer / Sr. Software Engineer (Big Data)

Health Care Product Development

ABCO India, An Optum Company

Keywords: Spark, Scala, SQL, Elastic Search and AWS

Are you a talented Software Engineer looking for that next step? Do you want to develop software using cutting edge technology in a high-impact environment? Do you want to work alongside a highly talented team of engineers to solve real-world problems? Well then we want you.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Create complex data processing pipelines as part of a dynamic and fast-paced team

  • Hands-on experience with continuous delivery Apache Spark with Scala

  • Hands-on experience on AWS including EC2, ELB, S3, CloudFormation, and Lambda.

  • Work on Hadoop platform with Amazon EMR, data ingestions, and full-stack development

  • Create high-quality software through test driven development and peer

  • Contribute to continuous integration and continuous delivery practices

  • Work closely with product management and other stakeholders in an agile environment

  • Leverage the latest technologies to solve complex problems facing the health care industry

Must Haves:

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in technical field with equivalent work experience

  • 3+ years of relevant professional work experience

  • 2+ years of experience coding with one or more JVM-based language (e.g. Java, Scala)

  • 1+ years of experience with test-driven development using Junit

  • 1+ years of experience using SQL

  • Demonstrated experience with agile development for a commercial software product or solution

Even Better:

  • Demonstrated experience with big data solutions on the Hadoop platform, specifically Amazon EMR with Spark

  • Experience with implementation of continuous integration, specifically with Gradle and Bambo

  • Prior experience in the health care domain

  • Flexibility to work across a variety of software-related disciplines: solution design, unit testing, refactoring, and build/deployment automation

  • Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in technical field with equivalent work experience

  • 3+ years of relevant professional work experience

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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

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.