Senior Software Engineer - Schaumburg, IL or Telecommute

Apply for this position Please mention DailyRemote when applying
Posted 12 days ago United States Salary undisclosed
Before you apply - make sure the job is legit.

Attempting to apply for jobs might take you off this site to a different website not owned by us. Any consequence as a result for attempting to apply for jobs is strictly at your own risk and we assume no liability.

Job Description

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with 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 reliable. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work. (sm)

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.


These roles include, but are not limited to analysis, design, coding, engineering, testing, debugging, standards, methods, tools analysis, documentation, research and development, maintenance, new development, operations and delivery. With every role in the company, each position has a requirement for building quality into every output. This also includes evaluating new tools, new techniques, strategies; Automation of common tasks; build of common utilities to drive organizational efficiency with a passion around technology and solutions and influence of thought and leadership on future capabilities and opportunities to apply technology in new and innovative ways.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Mobile development with React Native, iOS and Android experience
  • JavaScript and TypeScript development
  • Node Js
  • Redux, Redux-Saga for state management
  • Maintain architectural diagram designs and documentation
  • Develop custom tools and automation through programming and scripting
  • Recommend enhancements and modifications to improve enterprise system performance, efficiency, and reliability
  • Help to keep systems and information secure at all times, complying with the latest security standards (HIPAA)
  • Audit, troubleshoot and resolve system availability and integrity issues
  • Work and partner with other teams to help perform penetration tests, performance test, security scans, etc.
  • Evaluation of new technology alternatives and vendor products
  • Promote efficiency, predictability, and scalability through automation
  • Code reviews and merging
  • Mobile deployment experience (App Store, Google Play, Fastlane)

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
  • 5+ years of JavaScript and TypeScript development experience
  • Strong React Native experience
  • Redux, Redux-Saga for state management
  • Node.js experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of iOS and Android development experience
  • Experience with Git
  • Troubleshooting Mobile Applications
  • Experience with NativeBase.io
  • Unit Test (Jest), Automation, and code reviews
  • Experience Agile methodology
  • Collaboratively work with agile team to come up with the mutual solutions for development projects
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with Push Notifications.
  • Understanding of different platform specific guidelines and limitations for UI and development.

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: Senior software engineer, React Native, JavaScript, TypeScript, Redux, Redux-Saga, Node.js, iOS, Android, Git, NativeBase.io, Unit Test, Jest, Automation, code reviews, Agile, UI, healthcare, Optum, UHG