IT Systems Management Architect (End User)- Telecommute (891423)

Position Description

Optum End User Technology Solution Delivery (EUTSD) is a group of over 500 team members across the globe dedicated to serving and supporting the end user computing environment within UnitedHealth Group.

We are seeking a Systems Management Architect within the Solutions Development and Engineering team. In this role, you will be responsible for implementing Microsoft Endpoint Manager (MEM) solutions with the goal of delivering modern device management to the enterprise. You will be sought out as the enterprise expert of Systems Management architecture, Modern Device Management and Core infrastructure.  

As a Systems Management Architect, you will be responsible for analyzing business requirements, performing options analysis, ensuring quality/alignment of designs, and you will demonstrate and apply knowledge of enterprise architecture and standards. You will also be responsible for the development, communication and implementation of the organization's technology architecture and the components required to support it and the integration of corporate and technical architectures and applications. You will be responsible for defining, designing and implementing a modern desktop management strategy.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Serves as Subject Matter Expert (SME)
  • Design, configure, build Microsoft Endpoint Manager solutions to support the desktop environment, including SCCM, Intune, Cloud-attached Management, Desktop Analytics, App management, software updates and Device Compliance
  • Maintain knowledge of Systems Management/Modern Device Management technologies, proactively research emerging trends and develop strategic recommendations
  • Identify/quantify scope and impact of business changes on systems
  • Incorporate software and system architecture into conceptual designs
  • Provide oversight of conceptual designs to ensure alignment with enterprise architecture governance (e.g., principles, policies, standards, future-state reference architectures)
  • Reviews, advises and designs Systems Management architectural design, system options, risks, costs versus benefits and impact on the enterprise business process and goals
  • Facilitate the establishment and implementation of standards and guidelines that guide the design of technology solutions including architecting and implementing solutions requiring integration of multiple platforms, operating systems and applications across the enterprise. 
  • Provides technical guidance to project team and operations teams as appropriate. 

Required Qualifications:

  • 7 or more years Architecting Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager, including: architectural design and implementation; and endpoint configuration and management
  • 4 or more years of experience configuring Microsoft Intune for desktop management
  • Strong experience with Windows scripting and/or coding, i.e. vbscript, PowerShell, C#, .net, python, etc.
  • Strong understanding of Co-Management workflows between Active Directory, Azure AD and MEM
  • Experience architecting and migrating endpoints from traditional systems management to modern desktop management
  • Experience with Operating System deployments, application packaging & deployment, inventory capabilities and policy management

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Microsoft Defender ATP
  • Microsoft certifications for endpoint management
  • Experience managing Symantec Management Platform (Altiris)
  • Desktop Engineering Experience
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience working in a large enterprise
  • Healthcare industry experience 

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: 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.

  • Requisition Number891423
  • Job TitleIT Systems Management Architect (End User)- Telecommute
  • Job FamilyTechnology
  • Business SegmentOptum Technology

Job Location Information

  • CT
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsPlymouth, MN
    Hartford, CT

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionYes
  • Overtime StatusExempt