Lead Application Developer

Scottsdale AZ 85260 Scottsdale 1 15950 North 76th Street

Job Description

Microsoft SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS developer and team leader.

Serves as expert technical and industry resource to management, clients and development staff in new uses of information technology  in all phases of major system and subsystem development. Provides consultation on internal and industry IT technical and business domain process capabilities including leadership in the identification and recommendation of new IT opportunities and business operations as it relates to application development.  Formulates, contributes to, and directs task identification, work effort estimates, and work schedules for research, prototype, and proof-of-concept IT activities.  Directs and participates in all aspects of development tasks including data management, application architecture and business architecture.  Provides guidance to staff on complex assignments and mentors on new technologies.

Essential Functions

- Participates in and may direct the analysis and definition of efficient, cost effective application solutions which support client business processes and functional requirements. 
- Provides engineering and architectural leadership to multiple, cross-disciplinary projects.  May lead a small team of developers.
- Researches, finds, and evaluates new technology. Determines the best technologies to use for our environment considering future direction, risk, consistency and R.O.I.. Takes into account the technology changes have taken place over the years, and helps project the trends for the future.
- Trains and mentors programming staff on use of new technologies.
- Conducts client interviews to perform analysis of client business processes and functional requirements.  Prepares appropriate documentation to communicate and validate the information.
- Participates in and may lead IT forums, technology assessments, industry research, and other projects as needed. 
- Prepares and conducts presentations of various work products and IT technology directions and strategies.
- Review, creates, and/or revises internal IT standards and procedures.
- Performs other duties as required.


General Job Information


Lead Application Developer



Job Family

Info Technology Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Minimum Qualifications


Bachelors: Computer and Information Science (Required)

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements


  • Minimum of 10 years of programming and analysis experience in required systems.
  • Proficient in UNIX / Korn-Shell Scripting, Oracle/SQL Querying (understanding an Oracle database and ability to write queries), PL/SQL Programming (packages, stored procedures and functions) and experience using TOAD or SQL Developer Software.
  • ndustry experience in managed care, healthcare or insurance.
  • Experience in PERL Scripting.

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