The Development lead will be responsible for the Java and/or Web teams that will design, code, modify, test, debug, document, install, deploy and support daily operations for a set of COTS applications in the State Health Insurance Exchange industry. The candidate will work closely with other project members including architects and business analysts to understand business requirements, identify current operation procedures, clarify program objectives, evaluate business requirements and implement innovative solutions to ensure that application systems properly function to meet business needs, delivering value across the organization. The Senior Developers primary responsibilities include:
Lead a team of developers in the development and deployment of online and data warehouse applications
Partner with internal customers to understand software requirements in business terms and translate those requirements into technical solutions. This includes developing new capabilities as well as break fix
Analyze, review, and alter programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements
Analyze and identify time-sensitive system problems that could have an impact on business operations
Assist in client meetings and general communications with clients
Work independently with other team members to develop solutions that meet the clients business needs
Direct and mentor other developers on the team providing guidance on coding standards, project objectives and schedule.
Utilize development tools such as Subversion, Quartz, FOSS/LGGPL, FOSS/Apache, FOSS/MIT, FOSS/CPL, jProfiler, Delta XML, Atlassian JIRA, and Atlassian Greenhopper/JIRA Studio to create/modify applications.
5+ years of Seibel tool/application experience
8+ years experience with X12 and Oracle EDI
Experience with data interfaces, moving data into and out of Seibel tables
2+ years of Seibel administration experience
5+ years experience with J2EE application servers WebLogic, JBoss or WebSphere
5+ years experience with Subversion, Quartz, FOSS/LGGPL, FOSS/Apache, FOSS/MIT, FOSS/CPL, jProfiler, Delta XML, Atlassian JIRA, and Atlassian Greenhopper/JIRA Studio
Proficient in database development: Oracle
Experienced in software development and business modeling of Web applications, Client/Server systems, Distributed Applications and other custom-built projects on Windows platforms.
Advanced shell scripting skills
Strong in Object - oriented design/analysis, UML modeling, Classic design patterns, J2EE patterns, Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), BPEL/Orchestration.
Strong Web development skills. Experience in N-tier Client-Server based Internet technology, intranet portal design/development; Web based data reporting system, Framework development for Internet application.
Hands on experience with JEE application deployment technology. Thorough knowledge with JEE application platform configuration and performance optimization.
The ability to think independently and prioritize the development teams work based on SLAs and project demands with changing priorities
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Aptitude for complex problem analysis/resolution
Organizational and time management skills