Job Description :
Title: Senior Database Developer
Client: Anthem Health Insurance
Location: Deerfield, IL
Duration: 6+ months
Visa: No h1b

Must have: Minimum eight years'' experience with all phases of enterprise databases/RDBMS (Sybase, SQL Server, DB2, Oracle or MySQL)
Job Description:

Utilize technical skills to design, develop, test and deploy technical solutions in a highly conversational OLTP environment.
Serve as a technical lead for database-centric software development projects of moderate to high complexity
Perform hands-on software development and design while serving as a project lead for one – three developers
Handle multiple projects simultaneously; escalate conflicts and project blockers to the Manager in a timely manner prior to becoming late
Conduct SQL code walk-thru of database solutions to ensure adherence to the business requirements; quality, company standards and procedures; ensuring scalable solutions
Provide senior level problem-solving skills to resolve issues, assess system impacts and recommend technical solutions
Effectively communicate with users, cross-functional teams, management and other coworkers in both verbal and written form
Able to work seamlessly both independently and within a team structure
Work effectively with analysts to ensure requirements are clearly defined and communicated for development projects
Create and update task checklists for assigned projects
Independently provide time and resource estimates for assigned projects
Follow established company and department standards and best practices
Stay abreast of industry trends and technologies
Other duties as defined by Management
Qualified Candidates will have:
Bachelor''s degree in computer science, information systems or related field or equivalent work experience
Minimum of 4+ years of recent experience in deep hands-on development experience in a highly concurrent and responsive OLTP application.
Minimum of seven years'' experience with all phases of enterprise database design and development with a major RDBMS (Sybase, SQL Server, DB2, Oracle or MySQL)
Strong hands-on experience in SQL Development for highly concurrent and responsive OLTP applications
Experience in relational database design, data analysis, data modeling and performance tuning. Experience with version control systems like SVN or TFS
Experience with agile software delivery using automated deployment tools like Urban code
Ability to lead projects, coordinate across multiple groups to drive projects to completion.
Excellent verbal and written communication, presentation and authoring skills.
Experience with database consolidation and integration projects, specifically focused on healthcare data desired.
Experience developing and designing database objects and schemas
Proven analytical skills interpreting and implementing business and functional requirements
Experience troubleshooting enterprise-scale applications
Solid interpersonal and relationship-building skills that enable cross-functional partnerships.
Experience leading small-to-medium size technical teams on database-centric software development projects
Demonstrated experience utilizing SDLC methodologies, including waterfall/agile/scrum A
Plus:
Experience in the Health Care industry is a plus.
Experience in scripting languages like Python, Perl, UNIX shell, PowerShell
.Net or Java experience is a plus