JAVA Developer/Designer Analyst
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
Columbia, SC
Summary

Plan, design, and develop complex and business critical software solutions, utilizing appropriate software development methodologies either individually or as part of a project team. Responsible for ensuring that browser-based systems and applications meet client requirements and operate properly, using software development methodologies.

Description

  • 25% Develop functional design and technical specifications, concept diagrams, and work flow diagrams, in coordination with analysts, development, and/or applicable administrative areas, including user interfaces for web applications, maintenance, monitoring, and software builds and releases.
  • 25% Develop coding to implement project designs for new features or new browser-based systems applications, and debug existing code.
  • 20% Ensure team members understand the business requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions, organizational standards are maintained, and applications are delivered according to project timeliness. Provide expert system knowledge, perform research, attend meetings, and review documents.
  • 20% Provide post implementation support, including creation of systems enhancements, and instruction to production support team. Research customer issues and determine appropriate resolutions.
  • 10% Provide estimates as to the duration and cost of future projects.
Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other job related field

Degree Equivalency:
Four years of job related work experience OR,
Two years of job related experience plus an associate’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or other job related degree

Required Work Experience:
Five years applications development experience.

Skills and Abilities:
Thorough technical knowledge of the capabilities of available hardware and software resources.
Demonstrates flexibility for adapting to both changing business and client needs, and a changing technical environment.
A complete understanding of the systems life cycle.
Demonstrated leadership ability.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Extensive knowledge of programming languages and currently utilized browser-based productivity tools in the department.

Work Environment:
Fast paced, multi-platformed environment which may require action and response 24X7 to support the technical business needs of the customer.

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