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Applications Development Consultant

UnitedHealth Group

Santa Ana, CA
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740481 Applications Development Consultant

Applications Development Consultant (740481)

Position Description

Applications Development Consultant



If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm)


Position Summary

We are seeking an Applications Development Consultant for our Santa Ana, CA location to develop pioneering approaches to emerging industry trends; lead the development team to achieve key business objectives; lead large, complex projects to achieve key business objectives; collaborate with the team on application architecture design and decision-making; develop innovative solutions to meet the needs of the business; provide alternate design solutions along with project estimates; design and implement application enhancements in collaboration with different teams; and troubleshoot production support issues post release deployment and resolve them. Solve complex production issues; predict emerging customer needs and develop innovative solutions to meet them; solve unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business; participate in the development of business strategy; translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences; and present new ideas, products, and/or approaches to senior leadership. Manage team of consultants, programmers, developers, and analysts. Meet with business stakeholders and ensure deliverables as per schedules.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • 5 years related (progressive, post-baccalaureate) experience.
  • Must have demonstrated experience with each of the following: 1) 3 years of experience with the Software Development Life Cycle; 2) 3 years of relational database experience; 3) writing and executing functional specifications; and 4) IBM Websphere Transformation Extender (WTX) 8.3, Integration Developer Version 7.0 and Studio Application Developer 4.0 and 5.0., IBM Datapower Xi50, Webservice Soap/REST, IBM Websphere Enterprise Service Bus, and Java. Will accept experience gained concurrently.

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity 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 Details

  • Contest Number740481
  • Job TitleApplications Development Consultant
  • Job FamilyInformation Technology
  • Business SegmentOptum Technology

Job Location Information

  • Santa Ana, CA
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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