Demonstrated ability to be a good team player, possess excellent communication skills, organize daily tasks, and the ability to work both independently and in a team environment with minimal supervision.
Demonstrated ability to be customer service oriented with a courteous and pleasant demeanor and possess excellent interpersonal skills
Detail oriented with the ability to thoroughly investigate, troubleshoot, and solve issues in a timely manner.
Demonstrates a strong familiarity with relational database, client-server and application development concepts.
Demonstrates the ability to provide estimates by breaking a project down into manageable and estimate-able tasks.
Demonstrates the ability to learn independently. Must be able to handle on-call situations and be available 24 hours a day while serving on-call.
Demonstrates the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Solid understanding of Agile (Scrum) framework
Experience designing, developing and consuming APIs.
Healthcare payer and Facets experience preferred.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree in computer or information science required. Minimum of six years of application development experience required.
Ten years of demonstrated professional success in the area of application development using the specific team technology stack may be considered in lieu of degree/experience requirement.
Requires a good understanding with at least 4 years professional experience in database structure and design and in application development for web, mobile and/or form based platforms.
Requires strong knowledge and at least 2 years professional experience implementing modern programming concepts including: object oriented programming, multi-tier application architecture, and unit testing.
If a suitably experienced candidate cannot be found, applicants who meet the basic qualifications but possess fewer years of experience will be considered for hire at a lower level. Salary would commensurate with experience.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in an office environment with occasional travel to different buildings. Mostly sedentary work interacting with computers and people. Requires ability to perform visual inspection and lifting less than 10 pounds.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.