How's this for a challenge? Help us transform health care and change the way consumers engage with technology. Pretty ambitious? Yes. But it also pretty much guarantees that you won't be bored. Ever. Because here, at Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, you'll have the opportunity to achieve great things while you showcase your passion and technical expertise as an Applications Developer. You'll work alongside some of the most engaged and brilliant people in our business; people who bring compassion, energy and focus to their work every day. The Senior Java Application Developer is part of the Integrated Eligibility product development team and drives development of solutions as per business requirements. Primary Responsibilities:Help predict emerging customer needs and develop business strategies and innovative solutions to meet them Develop and manage business plans and lead large, complex projects Influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products and/or approaches to help solve complex problems with broad impact on the businessKnow this. We operate a complex, matrixed environment that requires you to work through ambiguity and build relationships across technology teams and the business. You'll need to act as an effective mentor and role model to other developers as well as earn credibility with business and technology leaders within a demanding deadline-driven environment.
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.