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Developer Advisor in Richmond, VA at Anthem, Inc.

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
The Developer Advisor is responsible for programming on specific application subsets of the company’s application portfolio, participating in all phases of the development and maintenance life cycle, typically for an assigned business unit, client program, or corporate department and utilizing various customer technology platforms.
 Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: 
  • Maintains active relationships with customers to determine business requirements and leads requirements gathering/User Story refinement meetings.
  • Owns the change request process and may coordinate with other teams as necessary.
  • Participate on Agile Scrum teams and develops and owns list of final enhancements.
  • Develops and defines application scope and objectives and prepares technical and/or functional specifications from with programs will be written.
  • Performs technical design reviews and code reviews.
  • Ensures unit test is completed and meets the test plan requirements, system testing is completed and system is implemented according to plan.
  • Assesses current status and supports data information planning.
  • Maintains technical development environment.
  • Mentors others and may lead multiple or small to medium sized projects. 
  • Facilitates group sessions to elicit complex information on requirements clarification, design sessions, code reviews and troubleshooting issues. 
  • Supports vendor evaluation
  • Design, implement and operate branching strategy for projects
  • Create and maintain Bamboo tasks for continuous integration and continuous deployment for cross platform applications built in Java.
  • Ensure physical landscape is documented and maintained within internal application configuration management systems
  • Support development and release management teams in the coordination and deployment of code to test and production environments
  • Responsible for leading application performance testing, analysis and identification of performance related improvements including Oracle Database and query tuning, code optimization and other performance planning and tuning. 
AnEqualOpportunityEmployer/Disability/Veteran Qualifications
  • Requires BA/BS degree in related field or technical institute training; 5 or more years related experience; multi-platform experience; , expert level experience with business and technical applications, or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Incumbent should also have the ability to mentor others, lead multiple small projects and provide troubleshooting support.
  • Extensive experience troubleshooting and solving complex technical problems required.
  • Multi database and/or multi language preferred.
  • Healthcare Industry experience preferred.
  • Agile/Dev Ops experience  required.
  • 5 or more years of Java experience required
  • Experience implementing and maintaining continuous integration with Jira, BitBucket, Bamboo and UDeploy required
  • Experience coordinating performance testing and the use of tools and processes such as Loadrunner preferred.
  • Agile Scrum team experience preferred.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.


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