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Application Software Developer (Core System)
Ref No.: 16-10944
Location: Clayton, Missouri
Centene offers more than just IT jobs. Being on the cutting edge of technology advancements, Centene offers a career in a fast-paced industry with lots of room for growth and innovation.

Technology is the core of operations at Centene. We are thinkers, motivators and innovators. IT is integrated in all divisions across the enterprise. We continuously deliver leading edge solutions and quality results through advanced technology to support more than 11 million members throughout the nation.

Four exciting reasons to join our IT team:
  • Leading Edge Technology – From Java to C# to Big Data, MongoDB, AngularJS, Microstrategy, mobile development, we have it. And we're willing to experiment.
  • Dynamic Growth - Centene growing 40% per year. IT growth of 48% from 2011 to 2014. Even more to come over the next 18 months.
  • Investments in IT - Agile Software Development, Agile Software Development, ITIL, etc.
  • Needs in all areas – Web Services, ETL, EDI, Security, Application Development, Database Development/Administration, and Network/System Administration. If you do it well, we have it and we want to talk to you.

Position Purpose: Design, build, test and maintain scalable and stable off the shelf application or custom built technology solutions to meet business needs. Work with business partners.
· Write SQL, performance tuning, can be ETL using SSIS or Teradata, possibly SAS. Support C#.
· Participate and contribute in the entire implementation process for new applications and enhancements to existing applications
· Provide input on the overall solution design
· Build and test applications
· Meet with business partners to understand business needs
· Conduct root cause analysis and implement basic performance tuning
· Responsible for ensuring solution meets business needs

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience.
  • 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Healthcare experience a plus.
  • Understanding of C#, ASP.Net, Java Script, Object Oriented Programming and design concepts.
  • Need jack of all trades. Strong SQL, Strong database (Teradata, Oracle, SQL). XML nice to have. Basically looking for flexibility and problem solvers.

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.
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