Senior IT IaaS Devops Engineer – Azure Cloud – Eden Prairie, MN

Full Time Eden Prairie MN UnitedHealth Group

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)


A Senior IT IaaS Devops Cloud Engineer is responsible for
serving as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Azure Infrastructure. This role will
act as the most senior devops engineer on a cloud management team tasked with
developing a system of management for cloud infrastructure to be delivered as a
commercial product. This system of management will focus on developing tools to
automate evertying, including but not limited to infrastructure, policy,
security configuration and logging/monitroing. This Devops Team will help
partnering cloud teams understand the use and boundaries of the tools that are

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead and
    mentor a Devops Engineering Team to develop tools produced through a devops
    pipeline that will automate the deployment, hardening and policy configuration
    of cloud infrastructure for use by our partnering cloud application and
    infrastructure teams
  • Actively
    participate in the development and socialization of Infrastructure Solution
    Road Maps as part of the organizations Product Delivery
  • Partner
    with our cloud migration teams to strategize how to effectively and efficiently
    perform on premise to cloud migrations within the guardrails set by the Devops
    Engineering Team
  • Maintain
    architectural diagram designs and documentation to help partnering coud
    infrastructure and application teams to understand the boundaries and
    capabilities of the tools availabile to them
  • Act in a
    strategic capacity as a senior technical expert for all current Azure Cloud
    based solutions while keeping abreast of future Azure Cloud solutions
  • Develop and
    direct other Cloud engineers

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.


  • 6-8
    years enterprise infrastructure experience with understanding of Cloud Compute,
    Storage and Networking with at least 1 year hands on experience working with
    production worloads in a public cloud environment
  • 3-5
    years working in or around public or private cloud environments
  • 2-3
    years working in Microsoft Azure in a solution engineer or architect role
  • Workflow automation
    experience with Jenkins, ARM Templates, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or other Devops
  • Scripting
    experience withi Terraform, Power Shell, Python, or equivalent language


  • Bachelor’s
    or equivalent Degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field
  • Microsoft
    Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert Certification
  • Healthcare
    IT experience with compliance such as HIPAA and/or HITRUST, experience with
    security controls
  • ITIL
    v3 certification
  • Background
    in Azure monitoring, alerting, and diagnostics, including Application Insights,
    Log Analytics, Network Monitoring, Service Health, and dashboards
  • Provide
    engineering / architectural support of containers as a service on Azure cloud

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 Keywords: Azure, Devops, Cloud, IT,
Technology, HITRUST, Software Engineering, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota

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