Express Scripts Software Development Engineer in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

•Partner with employees and vendor partner consultants from different locations in the development and delivery of Specialty software applications.

•Works to develop skills, self-motivated, provides feedback to others, and oversees resolution technical issues and complexities. Identify process improvement and code synergies achieved through innovative ideas and critical thinking.

•Consult with business departments as needed. Influences projects/initiatives on the right solution for scalability, growth, and security and defect free implementations. Drives projects to delivery within designated time frames and tracks progress reports to management.

•Works on resolution of urgent and on-going problems to ensure their team’s contribution to overall reliability

•Trusted advisor to Finance operations and cross-functional team members, providing data and technical insight from the application metrics, pertaining to business impact.

•Ensures defects are quickly assessed and/or mitigated and resolved, whether in non-production or production

•Represents Information Technology in cross-functional meetings and projects. Prepares for, implements and communicates new corporate initiatives and processes within assigned team.

QUALIFICATIONS

•College degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience.

•Proven technical leadership skills in leading high talent teams in local and remote locations.

•3 years experience in software development, preferably 1-2 years at ESI or in the PBM industry.

•Focus areas for this role will include the Front end pharmacy and contact centers. Experience in these areas is a strong plus

•3-5 years experience developing applications with Java

•Proven experience developing service infrastructure in Spring or similar

•Experiennce in Java , Spring , Springboot, SOFEA, Mule , Oracle, HTML, XSL , Jenkins automation and Jira

•Familiar with front end GUI design

•In-depth knowledge of service infrastructure including REST and SOAP

•Demonstrated experience with source control management tools such as Git, SVN, TFS or CVS

•Ability to be an agent of change, handle complex technical problems into smaller simple solutions, and create a culture that supports high team morale.

•Thorough knowledge of IT concepts, procedures and practices in the Software Development Life Cycle.

•Knowledge and experience working within an Agile software development environment

•Experience developing and deploying service layer /middleware applications in an enterprise scale environment.

•Extensive understanding and experience with software debugging and integration techniques (API, Services, SOA)

•Advanced problem solving skills and the ability to work collaboratively with other departments to resolve complex issues with innovative solutions

•Demonstrated ability to prioritize work load and meet project deadlines

•Experience with strategic work planning and budgeting

•Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment and make independent decisions

•Strong customer service focus

•Excellent communication skills, written and verbal

•Familiarity with health care or PBM industry very helpful

•Willingness to work a flexible schedule to accommodate project deadlines

•Willingness to travel limited amounts