Application Developer II

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Southfield, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

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Competitive Total Compensation Package

Overview: <strong>Responsible for multiple projects and developing applications and technical solutions in support of the department and business priorities.&nbsp;</strong>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Work closely with department team members, business and system analysts and other departments&nbsp;on small to large complex projects to understand the business requirements that drive the analysis&nbsp;and design of technical solutions and are in compliance with corporate and departmental architectural&nbsp;standards. &nbsp;</li> <li>Create design specifications, code applications using standard development protocols</li> <li>and disciplined processes.&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Integrate solutions with other applications and platforms. &nbsp;</li> <li>Develop,&nbsp;execute and document test plans.&nbsp;&nbsp;Validate production environment following solution deployment.</li> <li>Troubleshoot existing solutions to identify errors or deficiencies and develop solutions.&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Provide&nbsp;ongoing maintenance of applications.&nbsp;&nbsp;Evaluate existing solutions and applications and provide&nbsp;recommendations for improving the application by performing gap analysis and identifying feasible&nbsp;alternative solutions. &nbsp;</li> <li>Assist in the deployment of patches, upgrades and fixes to the production</li> <li>applications. &nbsp;</li> <li>Create data extracts and reports from systems based on business requirements.</li> <li>Perform other duties as assigned.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Qualifications</strong>"</p> <ul> <li>Bachelor's degree in a related field.</li> <li>Three (3) years' experience programming techniques and application design.</li> <li>Experience in system design and a solid understanding of the development life cycle and integration methodologies.</li> <li>Experience in SQL programming, relational databases (RDBMS), Visual Basic, SOA integration, Blaze and other development tools.</li> <li>Knowledge of business processes, including but not limited to products, provider data, provider networks, and claims processing.</li> <li>Expert knowledge of MS Access solutions and experience creating custom complex databases.</li> <li>Efficiency with software testing solutions.</li> <li>Solid understanding of the System Development Life Cycle.</li> <li>Strong analytical and systems/relational analysis skills.</li> <li>Proven competency in analyzing business needs and working across both technical and nontechnical teams.</li> <li>Ability to create technical design documentation.</li> <li>Knowledge of Facets and/or Portico data models preferred.</li> <li>Knowledge of Visual Studio 2019 and GIT version control preferred.&nbsp;</li> <li>Knowledge of ASP.NET MVC preferred.&nbsp;</li> <li>Knowledge of C# preferred.&nbsp;</li> <li>Knowledge of HMTL, .NET Entity Framework, Web forms preferred.&nbsp;</li> </ul>