Facets Enterprise Architect-Multiple Locations

Facets Enterprise Architect-Multiple Locations - 564194

Position 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)

In this Facets Enterprise Architect role, the ideal candidate will possess deep understanding of at least one Managed Care Organization (MCO) processing platform, like those build based on TriZetto Facets system, Healthedge, or iKA systems.  We are looking for someone with a good understanding of MCO business workflow.


Responsibilities include:

  • Mentor IT staff on technical and business architecture
  • Develop architecture models and standards and platform roadmaps
  • Research and recommend new and emerging technologies
  • Perform Options Analysis
  • Develop Conceptual Designs
  • Ensure Quality/Alignment of Conceptual Designs
  • Demonstrate and apply knowledge of Enterprise Architecture and Standards





  • Experience in various Information Technologies (SOA, ETL, UML, OOA & OOD, etc.) and how each fits within and/or complements the enterprise architecture
  • Experience with Oracle, Sybase, and/or MS SQL Server
  • Ability to facilitate and lead solution design activities
  • Minimum of 5 years experience working with a Managed Care Organization (MCO) processing platform such as TriZetto Facets, Healthedge or iKA systems
  • Bachelor's degree in MIS Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in an architect or lead technical role
  • Knowledge and experience in creating and maintaining platform technology road maps
  • Experience working with different lines of businesses like Commercial, Medicaid, Medicare or Specialty Benefits
  • Integrating MCO platforms in a large/complex enterprise environment
  • Designing relational data models, and ability to work with data models from COTS vendors


  • EDI experience
  • Knowledge of Project Management
  • System Configuration and migration through different environments
  • Experience integrating MCO platforms to various portals
  • Strong understanding of SDLC and Architecture processes  




Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SM

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject to random drug testing.




Job Details
Contest Number: 564194
Job Title: Facets Enterprise Architect-Multiple Locations
Job Family: Information Technology
Business Segment: Optum Technology
Job Location Information:
Region: North America
Country: United States
City: Cypress
State - Province: California
Other States where Job(s) is Located: AZ,MN,NJ,SC,
Other Cities where job(s) is Located: Phoenix,Eden Prairie,Basking Ridge,Greenville,
Additional Job Detail Information:
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Telecommuter Position: No
Overtime Status: Exempt