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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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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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Responsibilities

Job ID 1169900

Category Information Technology
Schedule Full-time
Description:

Position Purpose: Provide operational and technical support to ensure ongoing stability and optimization of the server environment. Design and implement the infrastructure and services to meet business goals.

  • Ensure performance and maintenance of the operating systems on all servers, including end user support, patching, backup and recovery, process automation, server installation and configuration, and various support
  • Analyze system performance and processes and recommend improvements
  • Proactively Identify potential system and network issues, collaborate with appropriate parties on resolutions, and ensure implementation of resolutions
  • Coordinate, schedule, test and implement all enhancements or new releases of the server operating systems and business critical software
  • Understand IT infrastructure and implement storage designs and rollouts
  • Provide technical support for complex issues related to the server and storage environment and applications residing on these servers, including investigating the issues and implementing the solutions
  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Analyze need, determine impact and perform hardware and software installation and upgrades on Wintel, Unix, and storage devices

  • Qualifications:


    Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in IT, related field or equivalent experience. 5+ years of system administration experience. Experience with Microsoft Windows Operations and UNIX systems. Understanding of clustering concepts, backup solutions, patching, system security standards, and virtualization technologies. Understanding of commands/utilities with fiber channel architecture, storage array systems, enterprise backups, and disaster recovery methodologies preferred.

    License/Certification: ITIL Certificate or obtain within 18 months of hire.

    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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    “This is the right place for you.”

    Nasr Khan

    Started as a Sr. Software Engineer, now he’s an IT Architect.

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