Centene Corporation Project Lead Application Software Engineer - DevOps in Clayton, Missouri


Position Purpose: Design, build, test and maintain scalable and stable off the shelf applications or custom built technology solutions to meet business needs. Act as a mentor and subject matter expert for Application Software Developers and Engineers. Help drive the Agile and DevOps transformation using continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) software solutions.

  • Continuously work with developers to improve overall quality of code

  • Work with various development and infrastructure operations teams to achieve a high level of efficiency within the CI/CD pipeline

  • Help deliver on tactical solutions that increase overall stability and resilience of the API and RTR’s with the core systems

  • Responsible for the refining of implementation processes and establishing the developer guardrails as defined by architects and leadership

  • 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

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 5+ years of related experience. Expert knowledge of JAVA, XML/JSON, Python/Powershell, PL/SQL and experience developing within an Agile framework. Strong experience with Oracle or SQL Server, web services, UNIX shell scripting, messaging, data modeling, and stored procedures. Knowledge developing within an Agile framework using common DevOps tools.


  • Experience with Jira, Go, Mongo DB, Informatica , Jenkins, SonarQube, Veracode, Ansible and Bit Bucket or equivalent software

  • Experience with Health Care applications development and design

TITLE: Project Lead Application Software Engineer - DevOps

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1099059

COMPANY: Information Technology

POSITION TYPE: Professional