Senior IT IaaS Devops Engineer - Azure Cloud - Eden Prairie, MN
Eden Prairie, MN 
Posted 28 days ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description

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 everything, including but not limited to infrastructure, policy, security configuration and logging/monitoring. This Devops Team will help partnering cloud teams understand the use and boundaries of the tools that are developed.

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 cloud infrastructure and application teams to understand the boundaries and capabilities of the tools available 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
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.

  • 6-8 years enterprise infrastructure experiencewith understanding of Cloud Compute, Storage and Networking with at least1-year hands on experience working with production workloads in a public cloudenvironment
  • 3-5 years working in or around public or privatecloud environments
  • 2-3 years working in Microsoft Azure in asolution engineer or architect role
  • Workflow automation experience with Jenkins, ARMTemplates, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or other Devops tools
  • Scripting experience with Terraform, PowerShell, Python, or equivalent language


  • Bachelor's or equivalent Degree in ComputerScience or a related engineering field
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions ArchitectExpert Certification
  • Healthcare IT experience with compliance such asHIPAA and/or HITRUST, experience with security controls
  • ITIL v3 certification
  • Background in Azure monitoring, alerting, anddiagnostics, including Application Insights, Log Analytics, Network Monitoring,Service Health, and dashboards
  • Provide engineering / architectural support ofcontainers as a service on Azure cloud

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entireorganization around one giant objective; make health care work better foreveryone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation ofhealth-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or managepharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quoand uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family ofbusinesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideason where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. Foryou, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticatedchallenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and asingular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is anEqual Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disabilitystatus, 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 arerequired to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Day Job
Required Experience
6 to 8 years
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