MedAssets (NASDAQ: MDAS) partners with healthcare providers to improve financial strength by implementing spend management and revenue cycle management solutions that help control cost, improve margins and cash flow, increase regulatory compliance and optimize operational efficiency. MedAssets serves more than 180 health systems, 4,000 hospitals and 75,000 non-acute healthcare providers. For more information, visit www.medassets.com .
Provides development and support of existing EDI processes and systems including, but not limited to, Sterling Integrator, Gentran Integration Suite, Axway applications, and Java EE applications.
Design new software products in support of Decision Support business demands.
Identify process improvement opportunities of current Software programs to optimize operational performance and efficiency for internal and external customers.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Experience in all phases of SDLC and Agile practices
Experience with an Object Relational Mapping framework Hibernate
Experience using Eclipse
Troubleshoot and respond to user questions / issues and escalate problems.
Ability to complete map development and AS2 connectivity.
Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner by analyzing information.
Work collaboratively with internal and external resources to identify process improvements and areas for automation.
Design, document, implement and optimize automation of manual processes as assigned.
Provides status reporting on project schedule and milestone delivery.
Manage multiple integration tasks simultaneously.
Write detailed functional and technical specifications for use by internal teams
Must be a self-starter and be able to keep up with the pace producing quality work on time within budget.
Must be able to track and complete assigned work tasks with little supervision.
High quality written and verbal communication skills are critical.
Knowledge and past experiences working in an Agile environment, being part of a Sprint Team and understanding the framework will be a plus.
Ability and willingness to provide after-hours, weekend and holiday support as needed.
Healthcare industry knowledge is a plus.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio).
Adheres to all company policies and procedures including, but not limited to those identified within the Standards of Business Conduct and the Employee Handbook, as may be amended from time to time. Adheres to all applicable laws and regulations and the company's governance/compliance program.
Responsible for reporting violations of the company's policies and procedures, Standards of Business Conduct, governance program, laws and regulations through the company's Help Line or other mechanism that may be available at the time of the violation. Assists with internal control failure remediation efforts.
Becomes knowledgeable of internal control responsibilities through training and instruction. Responsible and accountable for internal control performance within their area of responsibility. Participates in the internal controls self-assessment process.
Ensures concerns with internal control design or performance and process changes that impact internal control execution are communicated to management.
Minimum Qualifications & Competencies:
BA/BS in Computer Science or related concentration
5+ yrs Java experience
5+ yrs EDI experience
3+ yrs software development experience utilizing J2EE technologies (JMS, JDBC, EJB)
3+ yrs with database technologies (i.e. Microsoft SQL Server).
3+ yrs with Web Service development experience
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that an employee must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to move around the work area; sit; perform manual tasks; operate tools and other office equipment such as computer, computer peripherals and telephones; extend arms; kneel; talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds.
Mental Demands: the employee must be able to follow directions, to get along with others , and handle stress;
Work environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually minimal.
MedAssets is an Equal Opportunity Employer and ensures its employment decisions comply with principles embodied in Title VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, Executive Order 11246, Revised Order Number 4, and applicable state regulations.
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