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UnitedHealth Group

Manager Software Engineering - Java, Kafka - Hyderabad, TG


Software Engineering


Hyderabad, Telangana, India

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)

Software engineering is the application of engineering to the design, development, implementation, testing and maintenance of software in a systematic method. The roles in this function will cover all primary development activity across all technology functions that ensure we deliver code with high quality for our applications, products and services and to understand customer needs and to develop product roadmaps.

These roles include, but are not limited to analysis, design, coding, engineering, testing, debugging, standards, methods, tools analysis, documentation, research and development, maintenance, new development, operations and delivery. With every role in the company, each position has a requirement for building quality into every output. This also includes evaluating new tools, new techniques, strategies; Automation of common tasks; build of common utilities to drive organizational efficiency with a passion around technology and solutions and influence of thought and leadership on future capabilities and opportunities to apply technology in new and innovative ways.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manages and is accountable for professional employees and/or supervisors
  • Impact of work is most often at the local level
  • 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:

  • B.E. (Computer Engineering) or equivalent from reputed engineering colleges
  • 12+ years of relevant software development experience
  • 5+ years of working experience in Agile team
  • Experience with Kubernetes & automated codeable deployments
  • Working experience in CI/CD pipeline (test, build, deployment and monitoring automation)
  • Exposure to AWS services, Lambda & containerization
  • Cassandra/any other No-SQL exposure
  • Solid knowledge on Streaming technologies i.e. Spark Streaming/Kafka Streams
  • Knowledge of software configuration management and packaging
  • Knowledge of build tools such as Maven/Gradle
  • Sound fundamentals of Core Java, Spring
  • Technically hands-on and excellent in Design, Coding and Testing
  • Good in Data Structure, Algorithms and Design Patterns
  • Knowledge in Product/Project/Program Related Tech Stack:
    • Back End: Java, Spring, Sprint Boot, REST, AWS, Spark
    • Middleware: Kafka ecosystem
    • Testing: JUnit, Gatling
    • DevOps: Jenkins, GitHub, Docker, Sonar, Fortify
    • Others: JMeter, Groovy
    • Development Methodology/Engineering Practices Agile (SCRUM/KANBAN/SAFe)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Work experience in Product Engineering
  • Knowledge of US Healthcare domain
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a global team with a positive team spirit

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)