Quest Diagnostics
Software Engineer III
At a glance
Location: US-KS-Lenexa Map
Posted: 09/08/2021
Closing: 10/07/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Quest Diagnostics
Job description

Software  Engineer III

Look for more than answers.

Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far-reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope.

As a Software Engineer, you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you will have the opportunity to collaborate and affect change while expanding your leadership skills and technical knowledge. You can make a real impact in a market that is growing and developing.

Basic Purpose:

This position is responsible for developing web and windows applications and services using Microsoft C#.NET.  This position requires working with project leadership to perform project analysis, determining functional and technical business requirements, developing code, testing and deploying applications.  Candidate will interact with internal technical and non-technical teams and must have outstanding technical capabilities in database and application development using .NET stack, database design, and Windows networking. This position also provides assistance with on-going production support activities after implementation. 

Essential Skills:
-Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science (or related field) and 5 years of database/ ETL development experience using SQL Server and SSIS technologies or a Master’s Degree in Computer Science (or related field) with 3 years of database/ ETL development experience using SQL Server and SSIS technologies
-T-SQL development experience - 6+ years
-SSIS development experience - 6+ years
-Reporting/data analysis – 6+ years
-Fuzzy matching and Grouping (must have)
-Extensive knowledge of Replication
-Data analysis, data mapping, data migration, writing specifications for system interfaces
-Optimization of indexes
-Optimization of stored procedures
-Stored procedure and function scripting as required to support projects/tasks
-Database performance tuning
-MSSQL Database Administrator experience required +5 years
-Oversight of database design and the enforcement of companywide usage of SQL best practices and development standards
-Work with other database administrators, developers, technical analysts, architects, and project management teams to refine the application design requirements based on customer’s business needs
-Create ad hoc SQL queries – customer reports, executive management reports

 -Must be local to the area, candidate has to report to an office


Preferred Skills:
-Provide estimates of effort required to design and develop solutions
-Work with the development teams to implement, test, and support the deployment of solutions
-Provide status updates to management on project items
-Assist with internal customer support and troubleshooting
-Analyze and diagnose application problems
-Excellent communication skills, oral and written (technical and non-technical)
-Excellent time management skills
-Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

-Analyze, design, develop and maintain ETL/SSIS applications that service internal and external vendor and client systems aligning with the business needs.
-Create detailed specification documents based on business requirements.
-Develop quick prototypes for business stakeholder verification to use as a foundation for design/development solutions.
-Create and execute testing plans and procedures.
-Automate processes using software tools and scripts.
-Manage system enhancements and upgrades.
-Participate in latest technology research applicable to meet new business challenges.
-Provide guidance, mentoring, education, and leadership on how to effectively create and support the applications.
-Follow best practices for technology and business level technology implementation.
-Conduct system architecture reviews to guarantee corporate alignment.
-Conduct code level and other systems quality assurance tests and procedures.
-Experience with enterprise architecture tools such as MS SQL Server Management Tools, source control, defect tracking, integration, and workflow tools.

Apply Today

Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship. 

Software Engineer III