Sr Business Application Developer

Employer
Blue Shield of California
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Looking for a chance to do meaningful work that touches millions? Come join the hardest working, nonprofit health plan in California and help us shape the future of health care. Blue Shield of California is focused on transforming health care by making it more accessible, affordable and customer-centric. Being a mission-driven organization means we do much more than serve our 3.5 million members: we were the first health plan in the nation to limit our annual net income to 2 percent of revenue and return the difference to our customers and the community, and since 2005 we have contributed more than million to the Blue Shield of California Foundation to improve community health and end domestic violence. We also believe that a healthier California begins with our employees, so we provide them with resources to develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle through our award-winning wellness program, Wellvolution.We're hiring smart thinkers and doers who want to work for a leader and innovator in the challenging, ever-changing healthcare space. Come and help us make health care better for everyone. Overview: Provides highly complex analytical support through the analysis and interpretation of data in support of cross-functional business operations by establishing a detailed program specification through discussion with clients by: Clarifying what actions the program is intended to perform. Breaking down program specification into its simplest elements and translating this logic into a programming language. Devising possible solutions to anticipated problems. Translate software requirements into workable programming code and maintains and develops programs for business processes and support.Defines and interprets highly complex business requirements and provides analysis and application development and support of I&B business applications and infrastructure. Responsibilities: Works cross-functionally in analyzing, designing and developing business solutions Provides analytical support for multiple, highly complex, projects simultaneously, establishes work plans and timelines; coordinates with internal and external sources Works with other Analysts/Developers proactively to develop and implement improvements, modifications and enhancements Perform business and application analysis and design. Completes applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms. Designs and develops user interfaces to Internet/intranet applications by setting expectations and features priorities throughout development life cycle; determining design methodologies and tool sets; completing programming using languages and software products; designing and conducting test scripts. Recording work progress on a weekly basis and documentation. Identifies opportunities for improvement in operational performance and notifies management of issues and problems requiring immediate attention. Person should be willing to provide off hour production support on occasion or rotational basis