Designs, develops, and supports NCHS websites and distributed software applications and systems. Implements new features while ensuring long term stability of our system and quality of the code. Functions at an advanced level in multiple programming languages, platforms, and frameworks. Participates in developing recommendations for complex projects of diverse scope. Participates in basic project management functions. Provides technical direction and guidance to consultants, clients, and other team members. Collaborates with other developers, testers, stakeholders and subject-matter experts to establish the best solution for the business need and requirements.
Job Specific Duties
Designs, develops, and maintains NCHS web application systems. Encodes, tests, debugs, installs, and maintains supported applications.
Designs, develops, and maintains NCHS web content using content management tools or desktop publishing apps.
Responsible for networking technologies including security and encryption, as well as other basic networking concepts.
Ensures all codes developed and deployed are bug free and meet the functional specification of the client.
Communicates project progress to clients in a timely and effective manner. Serves as primary point of contact and resolves client issues as needed.
Ensures departmental procedures are followed and that all work is documented per IT standards.
Works with internal and external team members in order to accomplish goals and finalize projects.
Provides technical direction and guidance to consultants, clients, and other team members.
Advises and recommends future website development direction by keeping up to date with current Internet trends and technologies.
Minimum Job Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Sciences/Information Systems/related major or at least 4 years of experience in Information Technology in a technical role
4-7 years of experience in Information Systems development, implementation, and support
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
Demonstrates attention to detail and quality
Familiarity with building quality code and deploying apps to production environments
Familiarity with Scrum and Agile methodologies
Familiarity with full life cycle software development
Proficient in technical documentation skills
Proficient in time management skills
Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and coding standards
Proficiency in one or more languages, platforms, or frameworks
Proficiency in SQL, data querying languages, LINQ, Entity Framework, and optimizing database transactions
Knowledge of data and API technologies: XML, JSON, Web API, REST, AuthN, tokens
Strong knowledge of OOP and Design Patterns
Working knowledge of networking technologies, including security and encryption on the Internet, and basic networking concepts
Working knowledge of user interface design
Working knowledge of Cloud platforms: AWS or Azure
Jira, Azure Boards, Repos, Branching, DevOps skills a plus
Nicklaus Children’s Health System, is the region’s only healthcare system exclusively for children. In addition to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and a growing number of outpatient centers located throughout the tri-county area, the health system includes Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation, the organization’s fundraising arm; Nicklaus Children's Pediatric Specialists, a nonprofit physician practice subsidiary; a management services organization, and an ambulatory surgery center. Our vision is to be where the children are. Ultimately, this means being there through all stages of health and life, both physically and emotionally. To be a trusted partner to children and their families, not only in times of illness, but throughout their life journey. Our mission is to inspire hope and promote lifelong health by providing the best care to every child.