We are on a mission to help people and communities achieve better health. We believe good health should be easy to access and manage and as a result, are continually seeking innovative and creative ways to meet the needs of our customers by being at the forefront of the evolution of health care. At Florida Blue, we accomplish this by bringing together the brightest minds in health care, technology and innovation to develop teams built around respect, integrity, imagination, courage and excellence.
The Florida Blue IT team develops and manages next generation solutions, systems and assets that support this mission. Working in a collaborative, creative and fun environment, we offer technology professionals a wide range of opportunities to utilize and further develop their skills while helping people live healthier lives.
IT Developers are responsible for development, programming, coding of Information Technology solutions. IT Developers are responsible for documenting detailed system specifications, participation in unit testing and maintenance of planned and unplanned internally developed applications, evaluation and performance testing of purchased products. IT Developers are responsible for including IT Controls to protect the confidentiality, integrity, as well as availability of the application and data processed or output by the application. IT Developers are assigned to moderately complex development projects.
Required Work Experience
5+ years related work experience or equivalent combination of transferable experience and education. Experience Details: IT development/programming/coding professional work experience
Required Education: Related Bachelor's degree required IT related field or equivalent work experience
3+ years of experience building Web applications in PHP/MySQL and Drupal CMS;
Expertise in Drupal core concepts, APIs, module and theme development;
Understanding of HTTP request/response lifecycle;
Basic familiarity with LAMP stack (SSH, command line tools, web server);
Comprehension of SQL queries and basic database design concepts;
Experience in using Git and related workflows for source control management;
Experience with unit testing and release procedures.
Experienced in using versioning tools.
Experience and understanding with unit testing, release procedures, coding design and documentation protocol as well as change management procedures
Proficiency using versioning tools
Thorough knowledge of Information Technology fields and computer systems
Demonstrated organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
Flexible team player
Ability to manage tasks independently and take ownership of responsibilities
Ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance
Must demonstrate initiative and effective independent decision-making skills
Ability to communicate technical information clearly and articulately
Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
In-depth understanding of the systems development life cycle
Proficiency programming in more than one object oriented programming language
Proficiency using standard desktop applications such as MS Suite and flowcharting tools such as Visio
Proficiency using debugging tools
High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy
Experience using Agile methodology
Specific tools, languages and specialty skills may vary
Relevant Development certifications
World Wide Technology, Inc. Remote
World Wide Technology, Inc. Remote