Centene Corporation Project Lead-Software Engineer in Clayton, Missouri


  • Description Position Purpose: Design, build, test and maintain scalable and stable off the shelf application or custom built technology solutions to meet business needs. Act as a subject matter expert for Application Software developers and Engineers.

  • Lead a small team of testers

  • Develop testing routines or procedures.

  • Document operational activities.

  • Analyze data to identify or resolve operational problems.

  • Troubleshoot issues with computer applications or systems.

  • Collaborate with others to determine design specifications or details.

  • Document design or development procedures.

  • Document test strategy.

  • Test performance. (Be aware of when to report issues, when to request structured performance testing, etc.)

  • Test system operations to ensure proper functioning.

  • Manage documentation to ensure organization or accuracy.

  • Recommend changes to improve information systems.

  • Create databases to store electronic data.

  • Report performance metrics or standards related to information technology.

  • Provide customer service to clients or users.

  • Analyze data to identify trends or relationships among variables.

  • Read documents to gather technical information.

  • Evaluate utility of software or hardware technologies.

  • Collaborate with others to resolve information technology issues.

  • Develop testing routines or procedures.

  • Document operational activities.

  • Conduct root cause analysis and advanced performance tuning for complex business processes and functionality

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 5+ years of related experience. Project lead and training experience required. Software quality assurance testing experience and expert experience with test automation and tools utilized in healthcare industry. Expert experience in writing Java script, VB Script and eScript. Expert knowledge of version control systems such as SVN. Expert skills in SQL data retrieval from a relational database. Experienced in Agile methodology.

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: Project Lead-Software Engineer

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1108094

COMPANY: Information Technology

POSITION TYPE: Professional