Senior DataStage or Informatica Engineer

Website uhgcareers Optum

Transforming healthcare through insight and innovation

Position Description:

UnitedHealth Group 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:

  • Research, evaluate, identify alternative approaches, recommend, design and code efficient and effective solutions for challenging problems ranging from small to large work efforts for low to high complexity problems
  • Comply with standards and guidelines related to the design, construction, testing and deployment activities as established by departmental and organizational standards
  • Demonstrate collaborative skills working within a project team of diverse skills and will bring communication skills including oral, written and presentation skills, creativity, and problem solving skills to a challenging environment
  • Partner with other competency leads/ developers and support project planning, technical design, development and solution deployment functions
  • Identify opportunities in business processes, system capabilities and delivery methodologies for continuous improvement as applicable
  • Lead, mentor and develop development resources and provide project related directions
  • Acting in a technical SME role, support development, QA, and production support teams in SDLC and operational activities

Please note: This is an office based position and is not a telecommute/work from home position. Office location: Minnetonka, MN

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business or other relevant degree; OR equivalent professional experience
  • 8+ experience in IT systems analysis, data analysis, software design, or a combination of roles within SDLC
  • 5+ years of recent and hands-on experience IBM Infosphere DataStage ETL tool (version 7.5.2 or greater) or 5+ years of recent hands on experience Informatica ETL tool
  • 4+ years of UNIX or Linux development environment experience
  • 5+ years of experience with programming languages (shell scripts, PERL, TWS, C++, .NET, or other)
  • 4+ years of experience with writing SQL queries and stored procedures with relational databases

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