Principal Cloud Engineer - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Information Technology
(No Timezone Provided)

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

Get in on building the next generation analytics infrastructure platform and services in the cloud that will support a range of future data and analytic driven products. 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.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Build infrastructure as code automation code for the public cloud
  • Design, implement, configure, and maintain Azure SaaS Cloud Services
  • Work on projects requiring packaging, deploying and managing containerized workloads running on Kubernetes
  • Resolve issues and provide technical assistance on the Azure cloud-hosted environment
  • Create and maintain Cloud security strategies, policies, procedures, and documentation
  • Optimize Azure buildouts for cost and performance
  • Identify opportunities for improvement, optimize performance and scalability of existing solutions.
  • Develop and implement Infrastructure as Code using Terraform
  • Promote a DevOps culture to deliver high quality applications and infrastructure
  • Actively mentor team members and customers through code reviews, design reviews and overview sessions
  • Curiosity and a desire to continuously learn new technologies and patterns
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and critical thinking aptitude with problem-solving skills

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 in computer science, information systems or STEM related field
  • 8+ years experience with Linux operating system
  • 5+ years with IT operational automation and configuration management tools and DevOps practices, processes and tools (Git, CI/CD, Terraform, Jenkins, etc.)
  • 2+ years experience with deployments in a Kubernetes cluster
  • 1+ year administering services and deploying resources in a public cloud (Azure preferred)
  • Proficient with a scripting languages (Bash, Terraform, etc)
  • Telecommute is available for this role

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)

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $94,500 to $171,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

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

For more information on our Internal Job Posting Policy, click here


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.

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Principal Cloud Engineer - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Information Technology

(No Timezone Provided)

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

Get in on building the next generation analytics infrastructure platform and services in the cloud that will support a range of future data and analytic driven products. 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.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Build infrastructure as code automation code for the public cloud
  • Design, implement, configure, and maintain Azure SaaS Cloud Services
  • Work on projects requiring packaging, deploying and managing containerized workloads running on Kubernetes
  • Resolve issues and provide technical assistance on the Azure cloud-hosted environment
  • Create and maintain Cloud security strategies, policies, procedures, and documentation
  • Optimize Azure buildouts for cost and performance
  • Identify opportunities for improvement, optimize performance and scalability of existing solutions.
  • Develop and implement Infrastructure as Code using Terraform
  • Promote a DevOps culture to deliver high quality applications and infrastructure
  • Actively mentor team members and customers through code reviews, design reviews and overview sessions
  • Curiosity and a desire to continuously learn new technologies and patterns
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and critical thinking aptitude with problem-solving skills

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 in computer science, information systems or STEM related field
  • 8+ years experience with Linux operating system
  • 5+ years with IT operational automation and configuration management tools and DevOps practices, processes and tools (Git, CI/CD, Terraform, Jenkins, etc.)
  • 2+ years experience with deployments in a Kubernetes cluster
  • 1+ year administering services and deploying resources in a public cloud (Azure preferred)
  • Proficient with a scripting languages (Bash, Terraform, etc)
  • Telecommute is available for this role

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)

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $94,500 to $171,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

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

For more information on our Internal Job Posting Policy, click here


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.

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