Centene Corporation Application Software Engineer (PEGA) in Clayton, Missouri


Centene Corporation is seeking a Pega PRPC Applications Developer to help our team design and build web based applications. This position requires a development expertise with PRPC tool. Candidates should be motivated self-starters who can quickly grasp current applications and new technologies.


  • Design, analyze, develop, debug and unit test PRPC workflow applications.

  • Perform design and code reviews.

  • Participate in planning meetings with scrum masters, business analysts and team members to analyze business requirements and outline the proposed IT solution.

  • Participate in design reviews and provide input to the design recommendations; incorporate security requirements into design; and provide input to information/data flow, and understand and comply with Project Life Cycle Methodology in all planning steps.

  • Also adhere to IT Control Policies throughout design, development and testing and incorporate Corporate Architectural Standards into application design specifications.

  • Translate technical requirements into programmed application modules and develop/Enhance software application modules.

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 2+ years of related experience. Healthcare experience a plus.


  • Experience or familiarity with BPM workflow development including, but not limited to:

  • UI components and tools, such as portals, harnesses, sections, flow actions, and designer canvas

  • Experience or familiarity with TDD, code and unit tests,

  • Experience or familiarity working on API specs, automation, and conducting code reviews and testing

  • Demonstrated experience in agile development, application design, software development, and testing.

  • Experience in JEE (JSP, Servlets, EJB, XML, Java), .Net, Oracle and/or Teradata and MS/SQL, CSS3, CSS5, JBoss or Web logic Application Server.

  • Experience in Java design, coding, testing and debugging techniques

  • Experience in enterprise level J2EE platforms using J2EE design patterns

  • Experience with Oracle, DB2 (SQL, query optimization)

  • Strong Database skills and good SQL knowledge.

  • Strong debugging and technical troubleshooting skills, code testing techniques.

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Ability to prioritize and work on multiple projects concurrently.

  • Familiarity with UNIX systems architecture.

Preferred Experience:

  • Working in Agile methodology development environment.

  • Identifying exciting opportunities for adopting new technologies to solve existing needs and predicting future challenges

  • PEGA Certifications (e.g. Pega CSA) will be added value

  • A proven hunger to learn new technologies and translate them into working software.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external business partners.

  • Expertise in Object Oriented techniques and principles

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Application Software Engineer (PEGA)

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1102771

COMPANY: Information Technology

POSITION TYPE: Professional