Job Description :
SENIOR PRINCIPAL ENGINEER (Java, Kafka, Pega)
Reston, Virginia
6 Months (CTH)
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Job Description:

The incumbent is responsible for the implementation and hands-on support/develop Healthcare claim system.This includes but is not limited to upgrade, development, and configuration, design of Kafka and PEGA services. The position will assist in the efficient utilization and optimization of performance of claim system,
Primary responsibility is efficient operation and development of the Next Generation Claim System. Includes troubleshooting, development configuration and maintenance of existing and new claim system.
Receives guidance and tasks from the Director of product delivery for system implementation, development and design.
Adhere to standard service level agreements, for heartbeat and day-to-day development, architect support
Exhibits poise and confidence when working with and communicating to our customers and vendors.
Independently resolves problems. Recognizes risks and takes appropriate steps to mitigate them.
Participate in process improvements for software development life cycle. Participates in the review of application design version for business systems and applications

REQUIREMENTS

15 years of experience
Demonstrated experience within the healthcare insurance industry. Knowledge of claims systems a plus, specifically FEP claims
Knowledge of EDI specifically ANSI X.12 transactions, e.g. 834, 837, etc. would be beneficial
Experience with Java application development experience
Demonstrated knowledge of Java applications running under CICS
Strongly demonstrated knowledge of DB2
Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) knowledge and experience with web services is strongly preferred, but not required
Demonstrated knowledge and best practices of testing environments and processes
Strong testing skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Strong analytical skills
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Familiar with structured programming techniques
Must be able to perform assigned tasks with minimum supervision
Strong documentation skills
Experience working in an Agile environment is a plu

SOFTWARE:

Java (must)
Kafka (must)
JCL
REXX
Rocket Shuttle
Xpediter, FileAid, AbendAid
MQ Series
General IBM Utilities
Micro Focus/Serena ChangeMan
Microsoft Suite
Eclipse, MyEclipse, or Topaz Workbench