Software Developer/Perl/C++
Aetna - Chicago, IL

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About HDMS Health Data & Management Solutions, Inc. (HDMS), a subsidiary of Aetna, is a software development company on the cutting edge of health IT data solutions. Offering data warehouse, management and analysis tools for the healthcare industry, HDMS strives to improve and enhance its product suite for health plans, employers and providers through constant innovation. HDMS' web-based products and services provide flexible, high-value reporting tools that empower users to maximize the value of their health care data and support benefit decisions. For more information about Health Data & Management Solutions, please visit or contact POSITION SUMMARYThe Application Developer II will be responsible for maintenance, support, and development of our internal applications and tools. A successful candidate will be expected to: Identify and remediate production support issues.Implement enhancements to internal applications.Occasionally work evenings and weekends so that deadlines are met.Join a rotation of staff that provides 24-hour support for urgent production issues.Responsibilities include but not limited to: - Manipulate MySQL tables that house data for our applications.- Develop reusable scripts and SAS programs to transform data into a formatted output.- Design and develop solutions for three-tiered web applications.- Implement software design changes quickly and efficiently.- Troubleshoot and resolve complex issues potentially including: SAS processes, Unix/Linux Operating Systems, Data Synchronization, Data Integrity, Application Server Technologies, Browser Compatibility and third-party software.- Assist other developers and other groups in identifying and correcting issues with data and/or programs.

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONSSAS Base Programming Certification for SAS 9 is a plus.REQUIRED SKILLS- A minimum of 3 years of professional experience developing software.- Proficient at writing code in a High Level Language (C, C++, Java, Python, or similar).- Intermediate level Unix/Linux ability, including Perl/Unix Shell scripting experience.- Experience working on a team of developers, adhering to coding and design standards.ADDITIONAL SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED- Some SQL programming experience.- Strong Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) background preferable.- Ability to learn unknown languages and technologies quickly.- Ability to identify opportunities to maximize efficiency.- Meticulous attention to detail.- Ability to communicate with development team as well as technical and non-technical coworkers.- Worked with source control systems and familiar with good development methodologies.- Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
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