Experienced COBOL Programmer Analyst – 6209 – Financial TFAL

at Gainwell
Published January 6, 2022
Location Williston, VT
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Gainwell Technologies LLC

Job Description

Applies level of subject matter knowledge to solve a variety of common business issues. Works on problems of moderately complex scope. Acts as an informed team member providing analysis of information and limited project direction input. Exercises independent judgment within defined practices and procedures to determine appropriate action. Follows established guidelines and SDLC. Evaluates unique circumstances and makes recommendations.

Essential Job Functions:
Support application development of Medicaid Payer Systems including design, development and testing.
Able to create highly complex design documents and translate them into component-level designs to accelerate development. Develops strategy, design and data gathering approaches.
Leads development team efforts to provide flexible reusable components to increase cost effectiveness. Analyzes, designs and reviews design of applications and suites of applications to ensure that customer specifications are satisfied.
Utilizes experience in development methodologies, coding documentation, testing methodology and industry standards to define and develop project requirements, functional specifications and detailed design of application solutions for clients.
Participates in code reviews
Develops and executes test plans for Unit Testing and Performance Testing
Applies Gainwell and 3rd party technologies to software solutions of moderate to advanced complexity.
Follows the defined systems development life cycle processes and local procedures

Education and Experience Required:

Bachelor’s degree

8+ years of programming experience writing code using COBOL as the financial system are coded in COBOL. Need to be able to come up with solotions.
4+ years of Linux/Unix scripting experience
Intermediate Understanding of SQL, Oracle and/or other databases.
3+ years of application development experience in Healthcare Payer Systems, preferably in Medicaid Management Information Systems (MMIS)
3+ of functional knowledge in any of the following functional areas - Claims processing, Member Eligibility, Managed Care, Reference, Drug Rebate, TPL, Prior Authorization, Pharmacy claims, Provider Enrollment, Provider Management and Financial

Knowledge and Skills:

Advanced understanding of modern software design and development methodologies
Advanced understanding of testing tools and unit test scripting, and testing methodologies.
Understanding of quality and security standards.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, able to work with and support remote workers
Able to communicate design and function internally and with external clients
Self-motivated problem solver who actively participates in solution development.
Follows the defined systems development life cycle processes and local procedures