Report on 741502 IT Architecture Analyst Minnetonka MN

741502 IT Architecture Analyst Minnetonka MN careerbuilder.com- 4 days ago

Date expired: 
Thu, 03/15/2018
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Description: 

Ready to raise your game by a quantum leap? At Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we’re focused on doing things that have not been done yet; helping improve lives in ways that were unthinkable until we thought of them. If you enjoy working on an elite team, empowered to do your best, this is your opportunity to see your ideas come to life. This is an opportunity to demonstrate and apply your knowledge of enterprise architecture and standards while guiding the development, communication and implementation of our evolving technology architecture along with the components required to support it. Join this history making team and find out the impact you can have with the support and resources of a Fortune 6 Company.

Watch this video to learn more about Optum Technology Careers

Primary Responsibilities:



  • Assess and interpret customer needs and requirements

  • Identify/quantify scope and impact of business changes on systems

  • Incorporate software and system architecture into conceptual designs

  • Support applicable modeling efforts (e.g., data modeling, process modeling, hardware modeling, performance modeling)

  • Provide oversight of conceptual designs to ensure alignment with enterprise architecture governance (e.g., principles, policies, standards, future-state reference architectures)

  • Switch between developer and architect roles quickly for the overall software execution

  • Champion emerging Big Data/NOSQL/Streaming technologies and drive POCs for efficiency gains in software delivery

The complexity of this role can be challenging. We’ll rely on your expertise and leadership experience to bridge the gap between the technical and the business realm. The experience you will gain working at such a large enterprise will be invaluable.

Required Qualifications:



  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience

  • 5+ years of information technology architecture analysis experience

  • 5+ years of development experience including full life cycle activities

  • Experience with Agile methodology

  • Solid understanding of industry patterns for application architecture and integration

  • 5+ years of experience building multi-tier applications using (applicable skill set such as Java, .NET, etc.)

  • 3+ years of experience in metadata management and data quality processes and tools

  • 3+ years of experience in integrating complex, corporate-wide processes and data models

  • Must have deep understanding of data technologies such as data warehousing, ETL/ELT, MDM, BI and Analytical Tools

Preferred Qualifications:



  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access)

  • Health care industry experience

Optum is a diversified health services and innovation company where data, technology, people and action combine to make great things happen every day. Join us. Learn more about how you can start doing 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.

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Job Id: 
6926306