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The Software Engineer assists in the programming of changes to information systems. Review user specifications/requirements in order to complete the technical design, technical documentation, programming, and testing of changes which have been assigned to them. Resolve issues and/or defects which may be reported as a result of faults in the production system. Participate and contribute to technical feasibility studies, business cases, proposals, and the assessment of 3rd party applications/products.
Prepares detailed functional specifications, design models, and system workflows from which software applications will be developed and implemented.
Document code consistently throughout the development process by listing a description of the program, special instructions, and any changes made in database tables on procedural, modular and database level.
Assist in the development of enterprise systems making specific determinations about system performance, reliability, and scalability.
Respond promptly and professionally to requests for support in order to troubleshoot and/or maintain production systems.
Conducts system analysis and development, with limited support, to keep information systems current with changing technologies.
Responsible for analysis of current programs including performance, diagnosis and troubleshooting of problem programs, and designing solutions to problematic programming.
Tests new or enhanced programs to ensure logic and syntax are correct.
Maintains WellCare IT development standards and best practices.
Responsible for processing and performing all jobs/tasks in an efficient manner with little assistance from supervisor.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Transfer knowledge to other members of the application development team.
Required A Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems or like discipline
Required or equivalent work experience 2 additional years of relevant work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
Required 3 years of experience in the development, implementation, and maintenance of large-scale OLTP and DSS in a client-server environment
Preferred Other database design, development, and normalization using Oracle DBMS or Microsoft SQL Server
Preferred Other web service protocols (SOAP/REST/WSDL) and data formats (XML/JSON)
Preferred Other both the use of structured and object oriented systems analysis, design, development tools, and techniques.
Preferred Other Broad base of knowledge with various OS including all Microsoft OS, UNIX, Linux.
Preferred Other continuous integration technologies (TFS, Maven, Jenkins, Sonar, jUnit)
Preferred Other IT experience in a healthcare environment
Intermediate Demonstrated analytical skills
Intermediate Demonstrated problem solving skills
Intermediate Ability to work in a matrixed environment
Intermediate Demonstrated written communication skills
Licenses and Certifications: A license in one of the following is required: Technical Skills:
Required Intermediate Other Specific technologies listed below are required based on assigned function/area (1 year exp required)
Required Intermediate Java
Required Intermediate J2EE
Required Intermediate MS SQL
Required Intermediate Oracle Database Management System (DBMS)