• Senior Software Engineer - Mainframe

    Humana Tampa, FL 33603

    Job #1920377112

  • Description


    Are you looking for an innovative way to utilize your mainframe programming skills and support our nation's military? Our CICS application employs the cutting edge of what CICS is capable of, and we continually push the envelope of this technology and how we employ new features within CICS. We utilize HTTPS, B2B connectivity as well as cross-platform communications and data-sharing. You can be a part of our mainframe team and of our important mission of supporting the TRICARE healthcare program for our nation's military. Humana Government Business is a top 10 DOD contractor, with a long history in the TRICARE business and a bright future pursuing the next generation of military health contracts.

    The Senior Software Engineer standardizes the quality assurance procedure for software. Oversees testing and debugging and develops fixes. Researches complaints and makes necessary adjustments and/or recommendations to resolve complex software related issues. Begins to influence department's strategy. Makes decisions on moderately complex to complex issues regarding technical approach for project components, and work is performed without direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.


    Planning, Analysis and Design

    • Understand business purpose of software solution requests

    • Contribute to major feature planning

    • Contribute to process of estimating costs for proposed solutions

    • Contribute to analysis of how to best meet purpose and features resulting in logical requirements documentation (can include build, buy or hybrid solutions)

    • Help design solutions to meet objectives (data structures, system processes, services, user interfaces, etc.)

    • Guide more junior level team members as directed

    • Work with Lead Software Engineer and architecture team to explore new tools, techniques, etc. to improve solution delivery

    Development, Integration, Testing and Implementation

    • Write, update and maintain in-house engineered software solutions utilizing Humana Military approved tools

    • Write, update and maintain software to integrate purchase software solutions utilizing Humana Military approved tools

    • Configure purchased software to meet business and IT requirements

    • Guide junior team members with their software engineering tasks as directed

    • Assist in creating comprehensive test cases for functional and regression testing plans

    • Assist testing teams with automating test cases

    • Assist end users with UAT as needed

    • Assist in creating detailed deployment plans to include rollback

    • Prepare system documentation as directed

    • Provide on call support as scheduled

    Required Qualifications

    • Our Department of Defense contract requires U.S. Citizenship

    • Successfully receive interim approval for government security clearance (eQIP - Electronic Questionnaire for Investigation Processing)

    • Bachelor's degree, technical area preferred or technical training equivalent

    • 5 years of relevant IT experience

    • Project Management Experience

    • Demonstrates expertise in the following mainframe skills: COBOL(ZOS), JCL/Procs, DB2, CICS, SDF II, use of debugging tools

    • We will require?full COVID vaccination (~~~) for this job as we are a?healthcare?company committed to putting health and safety first for our members, patients, associates and the communities we serve.

    • If progressed to offer, you will be required to provide proof of full vaccination or documentation for a medical or religious exemption consideration where allowed by law. Requests for these exemptions should be submitted at least 2 week prior to your scheduled first day of work.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Healthcare experience

    Scheduled Weekly Hours