Programmer Analyst, Sr
Magellan Health Services - Virginia

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Job Summary

Analyzes problems in terms of detailed requirements.

Designs detailed flow charts.

Verifies program logic by preparing tests data for trial runs.

Tests and debugs programs.

Prepares run sheets for routine programs.

May also do coding from flow charts, assist in determining the causes of computer or program malfunctions, and confer with technical personnel in systems analysis and application planning.

Essential Functions:
Develops, tests and maintains code

using software development methodology

and appropriate technologies for the system being used.

Works closely with Business Analysts to develop detail systems design and written test plans for on-line and report application programs.

Performs analysis on projects and provides a project plan that shows the tasks needing to be completed and a time estimate for each task.

Provides status reports that give a detailed description of the current project’s progress and indicates time devoted to each task of the project.

Participates in design walkthroughs with appropriate focus groups and related users to verify accuracy of design in meeting business needs.

Prepares installation instructions and coordinates installation procedures with the Quality Control Specialist.

Supports and troubleshoots application code problems with IS and user staff.

Coordinates programming efforts performed by in-house programmers or outside consultants to ensure that all programming is completed according to the project plan.

Non-Essential Functions:
May include additional duties, according to department.

Minimum Requirements:

Field of Study:
Computer Science or Information Systems.

Experience: 3-5 years.

Job Specific:
Minimum 3 years experience in appropriate technologies for the system being used.

Equivalent combination of experience and education is acceptable.

Experience in structure design/programming and well-documented coding.

Experience with structure systems development methods.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in the managed care, healthcare, or insurance industries a plus


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Work Locations


4300 Cox Rd (VA07)

4300 Cox Rd

Glen Allen

Magellan Health Services is a leading specialty health care management organization with expertise in managing behavioral health, radiology and specialty pharmaceuticals, as well as public sector pharmacy benefits programs. We deliver innovative solutions to make a positive impact on the cost and quality of health care, keeping the best interests of the people we serve at the center of our decision-making. The breadth of our offerings, depth of expertise, clinical excellence and smart, talented employees is what makes us unique.

Magellan is the employer of choice for hard working people interested in making a difference in the health care industry and in the communities where we work and live. Our strong culture of caring is the common thread in both our business strategy and our work environment where we value professional growth and development, total health and wellness, rewards and recognition and employee unity. Magellan is a place where you can thrive.

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Magellan Health Services has charted its course to become one of the largest managed behavioral health care companies in the nation. The...