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Senior Application Software Engineer

Interpreta San Diego, 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.

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  • Multi-tasker
  • Problem-solver
  • Team player
  • Independent
  • Digitally Savvy

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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, IT Architect

“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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Responsibilities

Job ID 1125867

Category Information Technology
Schedule Full-time
Description:

This role will be responsible for work on the server side development of API’s and the core analytics processing logic. Performance is always a primary consideration to ensure an optimal user experience as well as scalability in processing large data sets. A deep understanding of C++ development on Linux is required. The qualified candidate will also have significant experience in developing high quality systems in a fast-paced team environment.


Primary Job Responsibilities:

Develop, modify and debug application server software

Deploy, evaluate performance, optimize and test software on application servers

Collaborate with clinical analytics engineering team to improve and extend the existing code base

Collaborate with other engineering teams on front-end development, production, design, QA, etc

Document software and features for engineering and operations teams

Participate in the scheduling, design, performance and code review process

Other duties as assigned


Qualifications:

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 3+ years of related experience. Healthcare experience strongly preferred, requires demonstrated understanding of business process as it relates to experience in the field. (a) Strong working knowledge of PL/SQL, UNIX shell scripting. (b) Strong working knowledge of Java Script, OOP/OOAD, XML, HTML. Experience with Oracle or SQL Server. Experience with web services, messaging, and stored procedures.

Also Preferred: C++, Linux, Mongo, (or NoSQL Databases), Git, Application Software, SaaS, Agile

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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