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Project Lead Application Software Engineer

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
  • 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 1133600

Category Information Technology
Schedule Full-time
Description:
Project Leads are responsible for ensuring the success of the developers that they are responsible for which includes but is not limited to peer programming, code reviews, design sessions, and providing the proper opportunities for team members to grow. They are also expected to understand the codebase that they are responsible for in terms of code and architecture and ensure that development follows the vision and meets the standards that we expect. They should also be able to roll up their sleeves and contribute to any project be it based in Golang, Python, NodeJS, Angular, React, or Vue as well as keeping an eye out for trends in the industry that might lead to adoption of a new technology. Project Leads should be prepared to attend any meetings regarding the applications that are valuable and provide a high level of support in terms of operating them.
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
Qualifications:

 Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 5+ years of related experience. Expert knowledge of a mainstream language such as Java, C#, Python, C++ etc. Expert knowledge of a mainstream database from a development perspective such as Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, etc.
 
Preferred:
  • Willingness to learn new languages and databases like Golang and MongoDB

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

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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“This is the right place for you.”

Nasr Khan

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