Resp & Qualifications
Supports the organization by being part of a matrixed team of software development professionals providing application development expertise to facilitate the on-time delivery of projects and major release upgrades for highly complex, mission critical systems based on the Liferay platform.
Under the general direction of the Manager, Corporate Systems Development and/or the Director, Claims, Audit and Corporate Systems Products Delivery, the incumbent's accountabilities include:
Member of a mixed team of software engineers under the direction of a team lead or Project Manager in the design, development, and implementation of multiple applications on the Liferay platform.
This position is also subject to being "on call" for emergency situations requiring immediate resolution. Travel between CareFirst locations may be required.
Bachelor of Science (BS) in a technical discipline (i.e., Computer Science, Engineering, Applied Science, etc.,) 5+ years’ experience, with a minimum of 2 years of (hands-on) providing application development, administration and architecture expertise on Liferay (6.2 and DXP) development tools.
Candidates should have experience working with teams in a heavily matrixed organization and show a propensity for dealing with the user community in a highly professional non-technical manner. Flexibility is essential to this position (candidates should be willing to learn new technologies, to implement new processes, and be able to take direction).
This position will require solid application development and analytical skills, as well as the ability to learn new technologies quickly based on prior experiences with similar tools and an understanding of infrastructure. The candidate must be able to able to work semi-independently, assist team members as necessary, prepare reports to track progress as required, conduct training, and prepare documentation and training materials as required. Good organizational and documentation skills will be essential to ensuring developed source code can be interpreted by other members of the development team. Superior written and verbal communication skills and the ability to present technical terminology in a clear and concise manner to clients and colleagues of all levels are critical success factors.
Department: Corporate Systems Development
Equal Employment Opportunity
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is an Equal Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Hire Range Disclaimer
Actual salary will be based on relevant job experience and work history.
Where To Apply
Please visit our website to apply: www.carefirst.com/careers
Please apply before: 6/1/2018
Federal Disc/Physical Demand
Note: The incumbent is required to immediately disclose any debarment, exclusion, or other event that makes him/her ineligible to perform work directly or indirectly on Federal health care programs.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The associate is primarily seated while performing the duties of the position. Occasional walking or standing is required. The associate must frequently communicate with others and be able to use a keyboard, mouse, etc. or other devices and/or tools to develop, review and test program code.
Sponsorship in US
Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without Sponsorship