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UnitedHealth Group

Manager Software Engineering - Cebu City, Cebu (108006313)

Engineering and Architecture

Architectural Engineering



Cebu, Cagayan Valley, Philippines

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:

The technical product owner (TPO) will

  • Manage the technical aspects of the product development
  • Backlog management and maximizing product value
  • Act as the bridge between the development team and the product owner
  • Work with product management and system architects to appropriately capture feature requests, use cases, POC requests and to organize them into properly prioritized user stories and epic backlogs
  • Work with stakeholders to create and organize them into properly prioritized user stories and epic backlogs
  • Comply with the terms and conditions of the employment contract, company policies and procedures, and any and all directives (such as, but not limited to, transfer and/or re-assignment to different work locations, change in teams and/or work shifts, policies in regards to flexibility of work benefits and/or work environment, alternative work arrangements, and other decisions that may arise due to the changing business environment). The Company may adopt, vary or rescind these policies and directives in its absolute discretion and without any limitation (implied or otherwise) on its ability to do so

Required Qualifications:

  • A degree in engineering, computer science or a related field
  • 10+ years of experience in IT, project management or a related field
  • Strong scrum and agile framework experience, healthcare domain background
  • Understanding of and experience with large, multi-faceted and complex systems
  • Excellent leadership abilities
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to implement, follow and enforce stringent development processes
  • Ability to predict challenges and seek to proactively head-off obstacles
  • Strong analytical/organizational skills, with excellent verbal and written ability
  • Outstanding organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Agile related certification
  • Experience with design and coding across one or more platforms and languages
  • Hands-on OOPS, Data Structure and Test-Driven Development (TDD)

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: Optum 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.

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