Senior Software Developer - Web
Company: PacificSource Health Plans
Posted on: August 15, 2019
Join a team of enthusiastic technologists to build and extend our
next generation of web services. We're creating a suite of
comprehensive APIs to power our web and mobile applications in an
environment of growth and change. The successful candidate will
have a strong background in service API design, implementation, and
maintenance. This position requires an individual with a desire to
understand how data flows across numerous systems, and expose
blended functionality from these systems as fluent APIs. Leadership
responsibilities include steering decisions regarding new solutions
and implementation patterns, as well as guiding external department
staff as necessary to achieve improved system functionality. We're
developing using modern practices on the Microsoft stack, so an
interest in using C# to create web APIs, Windows Services, Service
Bus applications, and other components is crucial.
- Analyze and evaluate existing or proposed systems. Design
solutions to process data, and provide integration with other
systems or applications. Assess user requirements and provide input
to departments and other IT staff to improve customer
- Proactively identify, diagnose, and resolve potential and
evident system problems. Top level escalation for troubleshooting
support to other staff members.
- Design and apply new methods and procedures. Develop and test
systems, programs, workflows, reports, and databases. Focus on
efficiency and effectiveness.
- Prepare systems specifications, project plans, and other
internal documents. Ensure users and partners understand nature of
work being performed, as well as timeframes and milestones. Provide
regular status updates to management and stakeholders.
- Depending on focus, maintain existing functionality in company
web portals by working with internal and external users to develop
new portal features or install new versions of vendor software and
perform unit, system, and integrated tests. Work closely with
related staff to upgrade and maintain systems.
- Train users in technical aspects of systems.
- Leadership role in selection and recommendation of suppliers
and vendors. Participate in management of those relationships.
- Develop and maintain metrics to provide visibility to system
functions and company operational data. Educate stakeholders on
- Advocate for standard use of technology to improve company
efficiency, system accuracy and correctness, and customer value.
Advocate use of technology to empower stakeholders.
- Prioritize work effectively to ensure both success of projects
and smooth operation of existing functions. Supporting
- Meet department and company performance and attendance
regulations concerning confidentiality and security of protected
- Perform other duties as assigned.Work Experience: 7+ years of
application or service development and integration required. Health
industry experience is useful, as is Enterprise IT experience.
Education, Certificates, Licenses: BS in Computer Science or
equivalent work experience required. MS or MBA preferred.
Knowledge: Required technical experience includes at least three
years' experience in web service design and implementation. Other
relevant experience includes the following: Web portal development,
IIS, ASP, T-SQL, SSIS. .Net programming experience is desirable.
Strong troubleshooting skills. Advanced experience with databases.
Ability to learn new concepts and languages quickly. Ability to
work in a team as well as independently. Additional desired
experience includes: Service Buses, C#, ASP.NET, WCF or Web API,
ReSTful Services, TriZetto Facets - technical integration. Database
programming, Project management experience. Excellent verbal and
written communications skills required. Must be able to engage with
all levels of the organization, vendors, and customers.
Competencies Our Values
- Building Customer Loyalty
- Building Strategic Work Relationships
- Building Trust
- Continuous Improvement
- Contributing to Team Success
- Planning and Organizing
- Work Standards
- We are committed to doing the right thing.
- We are one team working toward a common goal.
- We are each responsible for our customers' experience.
- We practice open communication at all levels of the company to
foster individual, team and company growth.
- We actively participate in efforts to improve our many
communities-internally and externally.
- We encourage creativity, innovation, continuous improvement,
and the pursuit of excellence. Environment: Work inside in a
general office setting with ergonomically configured equipment.
Travel is required approximately 5% of the time. Physical
Requirements: Stoop and bend. Sit and/or stand for extended periods
of time while performing core job functions. Repetitive motions to
include typing, sorting and filing. Light lifting and carrying of
files and business materials. Ability to read and comprehend both
written and spoken English. Communicate clearly and effectively.
Disclaimer: This job description indicates the general nature and
level of work performed by employees within this position and is
subject to change. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted
as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and
qualifications required of employees assigned to this position.
Employment remains AT-WILL at all times. PacificSource is an equal
opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to status as a
protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or
other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national
origin, sex, gender identity, age.
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