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PROJECT: Individual will be working with a large team in building a new Kubernetes platform service to support UHGs multi-cloud modernization strategy. This engineer will also assist with building tools and scaffolding around the platform to aid applications to migrate between multiple container platforms.
What are the top 5-10 responsibilities for this position? (Please be detailed as to what the candidate is expected to do or complete on a daily basis)
- Developing new Kubernetes service from ground up
- Participate in on-call SRE support of a Production Kubernetes environment.
- Develop integrations of Kubernetes platform with existing enterprise tools via REST API
- Work with vendors on high priority issues
- Rotational 12×7 on call support with offshore evening coverage
- Define/Build/Support technical infrastructure environment for Kubernetes platform
- Define and document standards and guidelines
- Develop and automate repeatable tasks
- Consult with development users; determine requirements and recommend solutions
- Participate in product evaluations, design review session, data requirement meetings and
- consulting with application development products
- Contribute to open-source projects that we use to drive continuous improvements
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.
- 3+ years of Kubernetes Administration
- 3+ years of software development experience such as Python or Golang
- 2+ years in at least one of AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform Integration
- Anthos on Bare Metal
- Individual contributor in Scrum or Agile team
- Experience in large enterprise in regulated industry. Healthcare-specific is a plus, but not required
What are the work hours? (ex. 9am-5pm, day/night shifts, rotating shifts, etc)
Standard hours 8a-5pm
12×7 on call rotation
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Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $82,100 to $146,900. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada residents is $90,500 to $161,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.
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.