Director, Information Technology (Disaster Recovery)
Centene Corporation Rancho Cordova, California
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.
What does it take?
What are the qualities that will help you achieve success in this role at Centene?
- Team player
- Digitally Savvy
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.
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.
You’ll develop and implement processes for information management, while maintaining digital networks, providing technical assistance in resolving network issues, and modifying networks.
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.
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.
Additional Locations US,North Carolina;Charlotte,US,New York;Getzville,US,Missouri;Chesterfield
Position Purpose: Responsible for communicating, developing, implementing, maintaining and managing the governance of the enterprise IT Disaster Recovery program. Strong strategic thinking linking IT Disaster Recovery activities with business operations recovery.
Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 8+ years of diverse IT experience. Previous management experience including responsibilities for hiring, training, assigning work and managing performance of staff.
• Experience implementing IT innovation projects either in large corporations or start-up environments. Understanding of Agile development methodologies, human centered design, customer validation, business model validation, and lean startup techniques. Knowledge of various system development lifecycle methodologies including Waterfall and Agile
• Convert project proposals into Jira projects by defining epics, features, and stories for the team to implement
• Conduct Joint Application Development (JAD) meetings to bring together multiple application teams that are part of a given project
5+ years of implementing IT Disaster Recovery plans, including: recovery strategy development, recovery plan testing, overall program mgmt and governance, experience defining, implementing and enforcing risk-based standards, processes and procedures for responding to disruptions in business, mgmt of external IT Disaster Recovery service providers. 3+ years in health care or a similar industry. 5 years organizational mgmt experience leading high functioning teams.
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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