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UnitedHealth Group Director of Automation – Eden Prairie, MN or US Telecommute in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

An individual in the Architecture job family is a strategic resource for UnitedHealth Group. This individual could be involved across many aspects of architecture, design, build, engineering and implementation of technical solutions and capabilities providing technical leadership. Responsible for communicating overall architecture vision, technical strategies, and trade-offs across various levels in the organization to gain buy-in. Will provide recommendations and technical guidance to improve performance, reliability, and reusability within the constraints of budget, resource and business dependencies. In base and mid-level roles, engages across teams in a capacity that ranges from assisting on in-flight initiatives, up to technical briefings and demonstrations of new technologies across the organization. In senior level roles, leads business solutions, capabilities, and is a strong influencer that engages with client executives and stakeholders.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Championthe availability, scalability and performance of portfolio applications

  • Supportbusiness development activities such as identification, proposal developmentand impact/effort analyses

  • Architectenterprise level searching, monitoring, & visualization platforms

  • Solveproblems relating to critical business applications including troubleshootingapplications in distributed systems

  • Research,recommend, and implement new technologies to maximize performance & value

  • Engageclients and identify end to end use cases

  • Providevalue assessments via Splunk instrumentation

  • Leadexecutive level communications on strategy and business value themes

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:

  • BS degreein a related technical field

  • A minimumof 10 years in Information Technology

  • 5+ years oflog aggregation expertise with Splunk, ELK, or related technology

  • 4+ years ofconsulting experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master'sdegree

  • 2+ years ofexperience with complexity analysis and system design

  • Provenproblem-solving abilities including working with unfamiliar technologies

  • Visualizationcreation for business use cases with end-to-end analytics platforms

  • Strongunderstanding and experience with configuration management of the underlyinginfrastructure and associated components

  • Expertisein designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.

  • Experiencewith one or more APM tools (dynaTrace, New Relic, DCRum)

  • Experiencewith scripting languages

  • Health careindustry experience

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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy

Diversitycreates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal EmploymentOpportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexualorientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, geneticinformation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealthGroup is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug testbefore beginning employment.

Job Keywords: IT, log aggregation, Splunk, ELK, consulting, dynaTrace, New Relic, DCRum, healthcare, telecommute