Software Engineer (Java)
McKesson - Alpharetta, GA

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Connecting patients to the right care starts with you. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with RelayHealth - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

RelayHealth provides solutions that improve clinical communication, accelerate care delivery and drive cash collection. We do all this by connecting patients, providers, pharmacies, payors and financial institutions. We've become a leader in real-time transactions processing. We're also proud of our strong portfolio of transactional businesses. To support quality care improvements and reduced administrative costs across the healthcare industry, we operate as a neutral partner in an open network environment. We offer connectivity and interoperability among all organizations, systems and solutions - because we know that our work results in better healthcare.

RelayHealth is in need of an experienced software engineer. We are looking for a motivated self starter to work on services that are critical to the success of our customers.

The engineer will have the opportunity to learn and work in the rapidly evolving healthcare information technology space. The engineer will be working with a very agile team on RelayHealth’s Advanced Transaction Services (ATS).
ATS is the premier connectivity offering for processing transactions through RelayHealth. The ATS suite of services allows providers access to RelayHealth's extensive network of Payors and EDI transactions such as eligibility, claims, and enrollment services. ATS simplifies the customer's need to navigate the complexity of these transactions by creating simple flexible options for interfacing with its services and leaving user experience in the hands of the customer.

The engineer will be responsible for the analysis, design, programming, debugging and modification of local, network or internet-related computer programs for commercial and end user applications. Writes code, completes programming and performs testing and debugging of applications using current programming language and technologies. Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance. May interface with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications.

4+ years experience in software engineering

The optimal candidate will have 4 years of experience with increasing level of complexity. In addition, the candidate should be a very motivated self-started, willing to learn new frameworks and try new technologies.
In addition to these technical skills, the candidate should be able to communicate clearly and effectively both verbal and written.
Java experience
Experience with Oracle or another relational database
Strong Java XML techniques, XPath, XSTL, SAX Parsing.
JDBC Transactions
Strong webservice and transactional web service experience. Some examples of frameworks that would be a plus to know Apache CXF, Apache Tomcat, Apache Axis, JBoss, or any kind of network programming.
Java serialization mechanisms. Doesn’t have to be just Java serialization things like Avro, JSON, XML object serialization, etc.

Tibco experience a plus
Experience working on a high volume transaction processing system a plus
A background in high performance and multi threading application development is a plus

4-year degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience

General Office Demands

We believe you should be rewarded for the important work you do. For that reason, you'll receive a competitive compensation and benefits package when you join our team.

It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. Every single RelayHealth employee contributes to our mission - whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. By connecting and improving the business of healthcare, we're helping to ensure that millions of patients get the treatment they need. And by choosing a career with RelayHealth, you'll join a team of passionate people working together to improve lives and advance healthcare.

At RelayHealth, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.

As an equal opportunity employer, RelayHealth unites the talents and contributions of all to advance the power of healthcare. Learn more about our opportunities at

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