Centene Corporation Project Lead Application Software Engineer (Core Systems) in St. Louis, Missouri

ProfessionalPosition 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

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.

TITLE: Project Lead Application Software Engineer (Core Systems)

LOCATION: St. Louis, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1126248

COMPANY: Information Technology

POSITION TYPE: Professional