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As we work to improve health outcomes around the world, technology will play a key role. That’s why we’ve made major investments in cutting-edge technology – and in people like you. Here, you’ll work in a fast-paced industry with lots of room for growth and innovation. This is a technology operation few can match in scope and none can match in impact. If you’re ready to develop and deliver solutions that can help millions of people, join Centene.

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  • Independent
  • Digitally Savvy

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Our Technology Roles

Information Technology Opportunities at Centene

Centene hires the best and brightest for our IT teams across the country. We have the enthusiasm and ambition of a start-up, with all the resources of a large company.

IT Manager

You’ll provide leadership, direction and strategic plans for project implementations while developing and managing large scale IT infrastructure operations.

Application Software Engineer

While creating and managing websites, applications and systems, you’ll install programs and design, build, and maintain custom-built technology solutions.

IT Architect

You’ll develop and implement processes for information management, while maintaining digital networks, providing technical assistance in resolving network issues, and modifying networks.

Data Analyst

Using a variety of skills like SQL, Excel, Microstrategy, and SAS/R, you'll analyze, interpret, and apply data from multiple sources that contribute to business development.

Business Analyst

Working in a highly collaborative environment, you’ll act as a liaison between stakeholders and the IT organization to support Centene’s systems and lead our healthcare transformation.

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Job ID 1184098

Category Information Technology
Schedule Full-time

Position Purpose: 

Drive the development of early stage products from nascent concept through production scale and market launch reaching millions of end users. You will be responsible for the ideation, architecture, and implementation of new products aimed at disrupting the healthcare industry.  You will:

  • Partner with cross-functional team of Product, UX, and Data Science to create, build and deliver fresh, new approaches to the consumer experience in healthcare industry
  • Participate in the ideation and brainstorming phase of product development
  • Determine appropriate technology stack to solve business requirements
  • Rapidly (4 – 6 weeks) prototype initial concepts to determine technical viability
  • Incubate successful prototypes to through production scale
  • Create and modify development process and procedures with the development staff and other IT teams
  • Coordinate with IT admin and triage incoming work and insure tasks are assigned across the development team
  • Insure development staff adheres to the business unit’s IT processes and procedures
  • Provide architecture and code-reviews to members of the team to insure quality
  • Provide architectural design and development vision on large projects
  • Mentor, provide code-reviews, and overall guidance to junior members of the programming department
  • Provide second level of support in applying in-depth knowledge of systems to diagnose problems and find solutions to meet user requirements.
  • Coordinate with IS and users to identify programming requirements for development projects and support activities
  • Comply with prioritization process to reduce backlog of projects and directs preparation of programs to process data and solve problems


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience. 
  • 5+ years of experience with computer language (e.g. JavaScript, NodeJS, React, Go, Python). 
  • Working knowledge of current technologies, programming languages, project management, and application development methodologies.
  • Experience with VR is a plus
  • Digital health experience is a plus
  • A strong ability to be self-directed, comfortable with change and willing to try new thing

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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“If challenge, innovation, working with new technologies, and career growth are what you’re looking for, this is the right place for you.”

- Nasr Khan, Manager, Information Technology Infrastructure

“I feel satisfied knowing that our data checks create a smoother process for our members. I also appreciate the various charity programs offered through our company to help the community such as the March of Dimes fundraiser.”

- Richard DeMore, Data Analyst II, Enrollment

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Nasr Khan

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