Sr. Software Engineer - UHC M&R IS - Horsham, PA

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UnitedHealth Group
Application, EDI, Project, Software, Computer, Linux, Database, SQL
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)




Primary Responsibilities:
  • Perform technical design, development and duties that involve implementation of business functions utilizing a third party vendor product installed on distributed platform
  • Platform/Application CI/CD
  • Installation of upgrades and enhancements as necessary
  • Assist with platform support and production support including root cause analysis
  • Partner with business product owner and other appropriate team members to recognize and analyze gaps, consider solutions and deliver working software for the EDI transaction set and specifically with 837, 835, 270/271, and 276/277 EDI transactions
  • Project execution within Agile framework methodologies
  • Communicate and manage potential impacts and risks associated with implementing proposed solutions to business partners and relevant Stakeholders
  • Ability to function in a multi-project environment with changing priorities
  • Develops innovative approaches and is sought out as an EDI expert
  • Provide Leadership, direction and guidance for team members
  • 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
  • Generally work is self-directed and not prescribed
  • Works with less structured, more complex issues
  • Serves as a resource to others


You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Business or related field and/or equivalent education and experience
  • 7+ years of experience working with multiple stakeholders in a matrix type environment to achieve project deliverables
  • 5 - 10 years experience in Unix/Linux command set and scripting
  • 5 - 10 years experience in Server Database (primarily SQL) set-up and maintenance
  • 5 - 10 years experience with Health Care EDI transaction set
  • Prior experience with installation and use of third party vendor products


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Healthcare industry experience
  • UHG work experience


Careers at UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement.
The Boomer generation is the fastest growing market segment in health care. And we are the largest business in the nation dedicated to serving their unique health and well-being needs. Up for the challenge of a lifetime? Join a team of the best and the brightest to find bold new ways to proactively improve the health and quality of life of these 9 million customers. You'll find a wealth of dynamic opportunities to grow and develop as we work together to heal and strengthen our health care system. Ready? It's time 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.


Company Information

We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 14 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.(SM) Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at http://careers.unitedhealthgroup.com
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Position Id : 855505
Originally Posted : 2 months ago