Healthfirst Sr Application Developer in New York, New York


The Senior Developer’s primary responsibilities are to analyze, design, implement and test customized software applications. The Senior Developer should have essential knowledge of software development and design, is a quick learner and should have passion to refine him/herself by adopting new development skills. They should be flexible and willing to learn new programming skills and should be able to migrate existing solutions from one development stack to another based on organization roadmap.

We are specifically searching for a self-motivated Senior Developer to fill a combined role of both front end and back end development tasks. The tasks will include developing lightweight front end web sites to work in conjunction with backend API's and Web Services using MVC frameworks and custom written libraries.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Designs, develops, and maintains complex applications

  • Develops unit tests and provides code coverage to accurately test business logic and functionality

  • Participates in developing specifications such as user stories and designs

  • Solves or recommends solutions for complex issues and problems

  • Assist in the development of logical and physical specifications

  • Documents designs, issues, solutions, tips & tricks as needed

  • Fosters a team approach to software development and delivery

  • Stays current in new IT technologies to maintain a high level of subject matter expertise.

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

  • Experience building web applications, using combinations of Javascript, HTML, PHP, Python, Java

  • Strong SQL skills

  • API integration and/or development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with CI/CD using Jenkins

  • Experience working with GIT for version control and content deployment

  • Practical knowledge of XML and Web Services (REST, SOAP)

  • Some knowledge of UNIX shell skills

  • Experience in Agile environments and methodologies

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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