Senior Applications Developer (CSS and HTML) Interactive Design Services

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Company Name UnitedHealth Group
Location WA
Date Posted September 4, 2013
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time


Tomorrow's health care system is taking shape around today's most advanced technologies.  Innovation is putting more choice, convenience and knowledge in the hands of the health care consumer.  And who's leading the way in innovation?   The 12,000+ technology professionals who bring a passion for leadership, focus and intensity to their work at UnitedHealth Group.

We're bringing on a new team of talent in Boston and Seattle to complete our recently formed and globally situated Interactive Design Services group.  The openings we've created were made for people who want to create new capabilities for users around the world.  From desktops to tablets to mobile, we're using responsive design and the most advanced UX tools to create new ways for individuals to manage their health care choices and costs.  Join us now and you'll soon be doing your life's best work.

Interested in a position with a Fortune 20 company, dedicated to building applications to maintain and improve one's health and fitness?UnitedHealth Group provides an opportunity to deliver world-class web applications that can change the lives of its millions of subscribers. Join us in revolutionizing the healthcare industry. We are looking for web and mobile development experts for a groundbreaking opportunity! 
Responsibilities include:

Design, build, or maintain web sites, using authoring or scripting languages, content creation tools, management tools, and digital media.
Perform or direct web site updates. Write, design, or edit web page content, or direct others producing content.
Confer with management or development teams to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria, or choose solutions.
Identify and correct problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback
Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, is properly structured, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
Analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
Design and develop web-based applications in multiple authoring and scripting languages with an emphasis on the Customer Experience.
Iteratively improve applications through various channels, including deployments and user-interface improvements.
Work side-by-side with User Experience designers, leveraging multimedia content creation applications and digital media to continuously strive for the best Customer Experience.
Provide expert-level knowledge to business partners in writing, designing and improving content of web and mobile applications.
Ability to develop quickly and with high quality via Sprints under the SCRUM methodology.
Collaborate with business leaders, stakeholders and development teams in prioritizing stories and building requirements for successful delivery.
Own your role and development, conducting deep dives into potential issues with an eye for identifying, solving and correcting problems to limit Customer impact.
Insist on a high standard of development in production releases. Be prepared to review code and provide positive feedback with suggestions on how to improve performance, quality and delivery within the organizational standards and best practices, including innovation on new technology and industry standards as they pertain to multi-browser/device development.