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Project Lead Application Software Engineer (Core Systems)

Centene Corporation St Louis, Missouri

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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  • Logical
  • Multi-tasker
  • Problem-solver
  • Team player
  • Independant
  • 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 1126248

Category Information Technology
Schedule Full-time
Description:
Position Purpose: Responsible for the entire implementation process and drive definition of business needs

  • Responsible for the entire implementation process and drive definition of business needs
  • Lead cross functional teams through the entire implementation process
  • Responsible for overall solution design including building and testing
  • Conduct root cause analysis and advanced performance tuning for complex business processes and functionality
  • Identify, define and implement needed enhancements in the methods, standards and processes to better enable teams and constructive enterprise applications
  • Responsible for building highly scalable modularized services that can be deployed into a cloud solution

    Rewriting programs from legacy code into newer programming languages

    Resolving technical issues

    Qualifications:


    Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 5+ years of related experience. Requires demonstrated understanding of business process as it relates to experience in the field. (a) Expert knowledge of COBOL, JAVA, JSP, Supertool, PL/SQL, UNIX shell scripting, etc. Experience with Health Care applications development and design. Amisys, Facets or other claims management system experience required.

     

    Preferred Experience

    Expert knowledge in a data streaming system such as Kafka, Samza, Kinesis, or Flink

    Expert knowledge in cloud services / tools such as  Kubernetes, Kibana, OpenStack, Docker, AWS

    Expert knowledge in API protocols such as REST & JSON

    Ability to create modularized services using newer programming language from legacy code such as COBOL

    Expert level full stack development capability using emerging or newer programming languages such as Go, Groovy, Elm, Kotlin, Java, Angular. C# is desirable as well.

    Proficient in service oriented architecture design & development

    Experience with both SQL & No SQL databases such as Mongo, Oracle, Hadoop

    Demonstrated ability to mentor junior developers

     

     

    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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    Our Technology Roles

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

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