Programmer Analyst 9/8/2016
King Of Prussia, PA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY TITLE: PROGRAMMER ANALYST III WITH FACETS
LOCATION: PHILADELPHIA, PA
JOB TYPE: FULL TIME
Design, develop, test, and implement thoughtful and cost-effective software solutions and applications in support of AmeriHealth Caritas Medicaid organization. Develop superior documentation according to established standards. Troubleshoot and solve design & coding problems. Interpret Business Requirements and - where applicable - Functional Specifications in the delivery of software solutions meeting or exceeding client expectations. Directly interface with Lead Programmer/Analysts, Business Systems Analysts, Business Analysts, management, and business clients to understand AmeriHealth Caritas Medicaid business needs and design solutions
Software Development & Testing
* Design, develop, unit test, document, schedule, & deploy supportable technical solutions to business needs using C#.NET and SQL.
* Scheduling batch jobs using Tidal.
* UNIX scripting.
Analysis & Design
* Carries out systematic problem identification, analysis, and resolution.
* Analyzes and reduces complex problems into simple, manageable components.
* Translate Business Requirements and/or Functional Specifications into technical solutions.
* Develops technical design specifications.
* Participate in code reviews.
Communications & Documentation
* Conveys ideas clearly and tailors communication based on selected audience (technical and non-technical).
* Documents various processes, procedures and workflows accurately.
* Effectively composes technical and non-technical documents such as Functional Specifications, Technical Design Specifications, operation guides, process flows, and other technical schematics.
* Writes and updates task/project status and reports.
* Comfortable interacting with all levels of business-side management.
* 4+ YEARS OF TECHNICAL SUPPORT EXPERIENCE IN A FAST-PACED ENVIRONMENT.
* 3+ YEARS SOLID PROGRAMMING EXPERIENCE IN .NET.
* 3+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE USING SYBASE T-SQL OR MS SQL.
* Demonstrated superior knowledge in the following technical areas:
* TUNING AND OPTIMIZATION.
* Modular code development.
* HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE IN STORED PROCEDURES AND TRIGGERS & FUNCTIONS.
* Complete SDLC experience required.
* Excellent technical and troubleshooting skills required.
* Ability to manage multiple tasks with multiple priorities required.
* Accommodate work schedule and works extra hours to meet crucial project deadlines as required.
* Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills required.
* Ability to work effectively with end-users, project teams, management, and vendors with minimal supervision.
* Ability to work as a member of a team, as well as individual contributor, as required.
* Healthcare experience preferred.
* TRIZETTO FACETS EXPERIENCE IS A PLUS.
* Keeps abreast of industry standards and development best practices.
* Supports and carries out the AmeriHealth Caritas Mission and Values
* B.S. in technical discipline or equivalent business experience in software development.
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