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UnitedHealth Group Lead Software Engineer in Chennai, India

Keywords: Java, Database, Devops, Cloud, Microservices

Are you a talented Software Engineer looking for that next step? Do you want to work alongside a highly talented team of engineers to solve real-world problems? Well then, we want you.

This position is located in our Chennai office.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work with business, product management and senior engineering managers to clarify business requirements and provide effective technical designs aligning with industry best practices

  • Evangelize and drive the design and implementation of complex coding as part of a dynamic and fast-paced team

  • Provides technical mentorship and guidance to individual members of the engineering team

  • Contribute across the platform, or products in areas like technology, team skills, process, shared components and quality

  • Demonstrate ability to onboard new engineers

Required Qualifications:

  • 7+ Years of Strong experience developing web applications on Java platform

  • 6+ years ofStrong knowledge of RDBMS and experience working with SQL, PL/SQL or T-SQL

  • Sound knowledge and experience of Unit testing methodologies and frameworks

  • Working knowledge of version control systems like GitHub

  • Experience working in Agile (scrum) environment

  • Experience in providing technical guidance and inculcating engineering best practices

  • Experience conducting design and code reviews

  • Ability to expand existing knowledge to learn new technology and process

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Cloud application development

  • Exposure to micro-services architecture and deployments

  • Experience in implementing DevOps within teams


OptumInsight India Pvt Ltd, a UnitedHealth group company is a leading health services and innovation company dedicated to help make the health system work better for everyone. With more than 115,000 people worldwide, Optum combines technology, data and expertise to improve the delivery, quality and efficiency of health care. We are the fastest growing part of the global UnitedHealth Group family of businesses – a Global Fortune 15 company and Fortune 5 company (U.S.)