DST Systems Software Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

DST Health Solutions provides healthcare reform through a full range of BPO and turnkey healthcare administration solutions. Our solutions, combined with our health outcomes optimization solutions, include advanced technologies and strategic consulting services designed to optimize our customer’s outcomes, revenues, and managing their risk. We help client’s master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of the ever-changing customer requirements.

Role Overview

Software Engineers design and develop technical solutions that satisfy business requirements for function, performance, security, and maintainability. They perform all phases of applications systems analyses and design.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in gathering business/functional requirements and may have direct customer contact.

  • Research and analyze the root of the problem to determine and recommend appropriate technical solutions. Define smaller systems' technical requirements (or multiple components' requirements within larger systems), develop technical models/designs, and write functional design specifications or enhancement documentation from which detailed technical specifications and programs can be written.

  • May code programs, but typically only for the most complex or critical pieces of a project.

  • Demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of programming and design principles, methodologies, tools, and techniques.

  • Responsible for the backup and recovery of returning applications to a credible state when an incident has occurred.

  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the application or product they support and perform a high degree of problem, impact, and risk analysis when changes occur.

Qualifications

  • At least 4 years of programming experience demonstrating a comprehensive application of programming principles, methodologies, tools, and techniques.

  • Required Skills:

  • Java development (i.e. Servlets, JSP, JDBC, Jersey, REST, XML processing)

  • JavaScript technologies (i.e. JavaScript, JS MV* libraries such as Angular or Backbone, JS UI libraries such as Bootstrap or jQuery UI) and jQuery

  • HTML5/CSS3

  • Relational DB design, query writing, and performance experience

  • Maven and Eclipse tools

  • Beneficial Skills:

  • JS visualization libraries (High Charts, will consider D3)

  • Some systems administration skills using Linux (RHEL)

  • Subversion, Groovy, Teiid, JIRA

  • Databases (i.e. Oracle, DB2, MySQL, SQL Server)

  • JasperReports and JasperServer

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Location:

Birmingham Alabama

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.