Ready to raise your game by a quantum leap? At Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we're focused on doing things that have not been done yet; helping improve lives in ways that were unthinkable until we thought of them. We've spent decades investing in the technology and information capabilities that help us bring new ideas to market faster. We've developed solutions that are practical today and scalable for tomorrow. And we've created collaborative teams dedicated to innovation across each of our businesses. Now, we invite you to bring your knowledge of enterprise architecture and standards to assist in the development, communication and implementation of our evolving technology architecture. The candidate filling this role is expected to take the lead in assisting teams in shifting deployment of new or existing applications to public cloud (AWS, Azure). This role will also pass on the learning to peers for knowledge sharing. Primary Responsibilities:Serve as a senior cloud solution architect for high visibility cloud computing initiatives Create/review/update application design and deployment patterns for the public/private/hybrid cloud contexts Create application design and deployment patterns & reference architectures for public, private, or hybrid cloud deployments Analyze and design controls to secure public/private/hybrid cloud deployments Will work with leaders and team members at all levels and across functional lines Will utilize analytical skills and the ability to think outside the box Will utilize critical thinking skills and not hesitate to question status quo
Required Qualifications:Experience with AWS, Azure & related services. 10+ years' experience in commercial product / application design and delivery 2+ years' experience in solution architecture specific to Public Cloud deployment (AWS, Azure) AWS and/or Azure certification required at Associate level (Professional preferred) Preferred Qualifications:Extensive technical skills and comprehensive knowledge and understanding of an entire line of business or infrastructure sub-domain Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills Ability to interact with all levels of an organization Ability to influence across all organizational levels, particularly senior management Experience designing, developing, deploying and securing public SaaS cloud deployments Experience securing IaaS/PaaS private cloud or DevOps environments Cloud vendor certification such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect Knowledge and understanding of application or software security such as: web application penetration testing, secure code review, secure static code analysis Docker and MicroServices experience Ability to influence and build relationships with LOB stakeholders, technology CIO leadership, external service providers, and architecture teams Knowledge and understanding of diverse platforms and operating systems, including current and emerging technologies Knowledge and understanding of technical design patterns Virtual leadership experience with ability to effectively drive results, provide feedback/direction, and manage and build relationships with leaders and team members in a geographically dispersed team environmentTechnology 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: Public Cloud AWS Azure Architect Deployment IaaS PaaS, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota, Raleigh, NC, North Carolina, Boston, MA, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 750667
About UnitedHealth Group
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.