Software Engineer Advisor

Cigna Bloomfield , CT 06002

Posted 2 months ago

Cigna, a leading Health Services company, is looking for exceptional data engineers/developers in our Data & Analytics organization. The Full Stack Engineer is responsible for the delivery of a business need end-to-end starting from understanding the requirements to deploying the software into production. This role requires you to be fluent in some of the critical technologies with proficiency in others and have a hunger to learn on the job and add value to the business. Critical attributes of being a Full Stack Engineer, among others, is Ownership & Accountability.

In addition to Delivery, the Full Stack Engineer should have an automation first and continuous improvement mindset. He/She should drive the adoption of CI/CD tools and support the improvement of the tools sets/processes.

The successful candidate will be comfortable using innovative tech stacks to deliver exceptional business value. The primary project of this role will be developing an application that leverages a graph engine to identify and highlight the relationships between providers. Knowledge of the existing professional networks of providers will help Cigna to create and manage networks of preferred providers that align with existing provider relationships. The engineer will work with business teams and engineering colleagues to design and implement a full stack application that provides the power of a graph engine coupled with meaningful and intuitive visual tools.

Behaviors of a Full Stack Engineer:

Software Engineer Advisors are able to articulate clear business objectives aligned to technical specifications and work in an iterative, agile pattern daily. They have ownership over their work tasks, and embrace interacting with all levels of the team and raise challenges when necessary. We aim to be cutting-edge engineers - not institutionalized developers.

Key Characteristics:

  • Minimize "meetings" to get requirements and have direct business interactions

  • Write reference-able & modular code

  • Design and architect the solution independently

  • Be fluent in particular areas and have proficiency in many areas

  • Have a passion to learn

  • Take ownership and accountability

  • Understands when to automate and when not to

  • Have a desire to simplify

  • Be entrepreneurial / business minded

  • Have a quality mindset, not just code quality but also to ensure ongoing data quality by monitoring data to identify problems before they have business impact

  • Take risks and champion new ideas

Qualifications:

  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2+ years being part of Agile teams
  • Scrum or Kanban
  • 3+ years of working in an object-oriented language: C, C++, Java, Scala, or other OO compiled language
  • 2+ years in Web development frameworks like React, Angular, other Node.js based systems, Django, React-native, etc.
  • 2+ years of scripting (JavaScript, Python, R, Ruby, Perl, etc.)
  • 3+ years of database
  • SQL
  • Experience with Git/SVN

  • Experience with big data technologies a plus, such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Fluent in BDD and TDD development methodologies

  • Work in an agile CI/CD environment (Jenkins experience a plus)

  • Knowledge and/or experience with Health care information domains is a plus

  • Must be a current Cigna or Express Scripts contractor

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.

When you work with Cigna, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives while working together to make the world a healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require an accommodation based on your physical or mental disability please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

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