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Senior IT Quality Engineer - Santa Ana, CA, Schaumburg, IL, or Eden Prairie, MN

UnitedHealth Group

Eden Prairie, MN
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750494 Senior IT Quality Engineer Santa Ana CA Schaumburg IL or Eden Prairie MN

Senior IT Quality Engineer - Santa Ana, CA, Schaumburg, IL, or Eden Prairie, MN (750494)

Position Description

OptumRx Quality Assurance supports over 1 billion prescriptions per year for our commercial, Medicare and Medicaid members.  We ensure the software created to support the dynamic pharmacy business meets or exceeds our customer's expectations for quality. Join our team to have a positive impact on the lives of our members.
As a Senior Quality Engineering Lead, you will design, implement, and support the quality program for a multi-million dollar PAS platform.
You will drive customer confidence by assuring the quality of Optum’s current and future software products. Contribute to a motivating environment that empowers teams and individuals to engineer QA efficiencies in practice, thought process, and with effective tools and techniques.
You will attack quality improvement from the front end (multi-disciplinary product quality review) and back end (Testing Services and Data), ultimately delivering a reduced cost of quality. This will require partnering with business analysis, system analysis, development and user acceptance teams to drive quality initiatives upstream into our development process. This delivery organization is in the first year of their Agile transformation.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Lead Product Quality Council reviews where delivery members identify defect root causes and associated action plans to reduce the Cost of Quality for PAS
  • Balance compassion and discipline when weighing business benefit and product quality
  • Provide functional expertise and direction to team members on how to test our software
  • Lead product strategy reviews, product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems
  • Effectively lead, coach, and mentor team members within QA as well as across the delivery chain
  • Champion the test automation strategy and execution, covering automated unit testing, continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Proactively manage demand, capacity, and estimating to optimize resource use and budget
  • Review test strategies, test plans, and monitor test execution and defects in Rally, HP Quality Center or Rational
  • Demonstrated proficiency in one of the following tool areas:
    • Development: Java or C#, .NET, scripting languages
    • Application lifecycle management : HP ALM or Rally
    • Continuous integration/continuous delivery : GitHub or Jenkins or Cucumbe
  • Experienced coaching team in business acumen, product knowledge, technology, and quality techniques
  • Firm understanding of DevOps and know how to configure, leverage, and work with application development teams to enable and assist them in setting up their CI pipeline
  • Complete understanding and experience in various delivery methodologies (Agile/Scrum,, Waterfall) as part of the SDLC process
  • Experience with a variety of technology delivery models: onshore, offshore, insourced, outsourced, and hybrid
Required Qualifications:
  • 8+ years of QA experience
  • 5+ years of QA Lead experience
  • 2 years Agile Scrum experience
  • 2 year HP UFT automation experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Mainframe Experience
  • 2 years Rally Tool experience
  • Experienced working with Offshore team
  • 1 year Healthcare Industry experience
  • Experience with PBM and PEGA Technology
  • Experience testing Web Services technologies (XML, SOAP, JSON, etc.)
  • Selenium Automation

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 Details

  • Contest Number750494
  • Job TitleSenior IT Quality Engineer - Santa Ana, CA, Schaumburg, IL, or Eden Prairie, MN
  • Job FamilyInformation Technology
  • Business SegmentOptum Technology

Job Location Information

  • Eden Prairie, MN
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsSanta Ana, CA
    Schaumburg, IL

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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