Lead Domain Engineer - EAIP - Boston, MA or Basking Ridge, NJ

UHG Basking Ridge, NJ

About the Job

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:

  • Implement best practices and coding standards of the project

  • Ensure your team delivers value to customers

  • Guide your team with company values. Abide by all the project and company guidelines and standards and to ensure that even the team members are doing so

  • Reviewing the decisions the team makes to ensure consistency and alignment with the vision

  • Work on constantly increasing the productivity of the team and reducing the waste on the other end

  • Lead the team successfully and set targets and expectations for the team

  • Work on identifying the project risk and planning mitigation action with the PM at project level

  • Create and implement risk mitigation processes and conduct security audits to determine weaknesses in applications

  • Maintaining the project technical vision clear for everyone, from beginning to end

  • Mentoring team members



Required Qualifications:

  • 12+ years of progressive software engineering experience

  • 5 + experience in technical lead position and providing technical guidance to team

  • Experience with engineering platforms at scale in public + private clouds

  • Experience working across fully automated stacks in a CI/CD ecosystem

  • Agile DevOps delivery model experience 

  • Technical Skills:

    • 8+ years’ experience writing API's using core Java (utilizing frameworks like Spring Boot, etc.)

    • 5+ years REST API design (including micro-services)

    • 5+ years CI/CD pipelines (e.g. Jenkins, XL Deploy/XL Release, etc.)

    • 3 + years’ experience with container technologies (e.g. OpenShift , Kubernetes, AWS)

    • 3+ years various frameworks (e.g. Splunk, ELK, etc.)

    • 3+ years security frameworks (e.g. Layer7, Kong, PingFederate, etc.)

    • 1+ year data streaming experience with Frameworks like Kafka etc.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Assesses and interprets customer needs and requirements

  • Identifies solutions to non-standard requests and problems

  • Solves moderately complex problems and/or conducts moderately complex analyses

  • Works with minimal guidance; seeks guidance on only the most complex tasks

  • Translates concepts into practice

  • Provides explanations and information to others on difficult issues

  • Coaches, provides feedback, and guides others

  • Acts as a resource for others with less experience

  • Experience with Cassandra, Kafka, Prometheus, Grafana

  • Experience with test case automation

  • Experience in agile environments (using tools like CA Agile Central)

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)



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.



Job Keywords: Software Engineer, API, Java, Boston, MA, Massachusetts, Basking Ridge, NJ, New Jersey