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UnitedHealth Group

Senior Software Engineer- Telecommute


Software Engineer


Plymouth, Minnesota, United States

Optum Enterprise Information Security seeks a Senior Engineer - with the specialization in application security. Engineer filling this role will be responsible for designing and configuring advanced security features with a razor-sharp focus on automation. This position will be accountable for configuring, designing and developing advanced security capabilities across Enterprise Information Security and UHG.

We're looking for candidates with hands-on experience in coding and/or scripting with a passion for security.


  • Hands-on role in a dynamic environment.
  • Partner with various teams and app owners to drive remediation.
  • Provide technical guidance of resolution to various engineering teams.
  • Develop and maintain partnership with engineering and infrastructure team.


  • 5 or more years of hands-on coding in any of the Java with Spring/Springboot, Kafka, Maven/Gradle.
  • Familiarity with one or more (Python, node, Golang)
  • Strong technical background with eagerness to learn all aspects of security (network, app, system)
  • Experience with container orchestration (Kubernetes, docker)
  • Experience with public cloud (Azure, AWS, gcp)
  • Solid database skills: SQL and/or NoSQL
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering field

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, 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.

Technology 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

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

Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

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.