Senior Software Engineer (SQL)

Minnesota, Armed Forces Americas

Remote position available

Job Description

Looking for a Sr. Software Engineer with a diverse skill set. This role will involve SQL, on both the Oracle and MS SQL Server platforms. Any familiarity with healthcare EDI formats (such as 837, 834, 270, 271, 276, 277, 278, 997, etc.) a large plus. Any web application development experience is a plus as well. Microsoft development platforms such as .NET preferred. Healthcare IT background desired, but not required.

Main technologies utilized in this role include SQL Server, Oracle, IIS, vSphere, Veeam, .NET C# and .NET VB, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS.

Preferred location of this candidate would be in the Minneapolis / St. Paul area, but we are open to REMOTE candidates as well for the right match.

This position analyzes problems in terms of detailed requirements. Designs detailed flow charts. Verifies program logic by preparing tests data for trial runs. Tests and debugs programs. Prepares run sheets for routine programs. May also do coding from flow charts, assist in determining the causes of computer or program malfunctions, and confer with technical personnel in systems analysis and application planning.
  • Develops, test and maintains code using software development methodology and appropriate technologies for the system being used. 
  • Works closely with Business Analysts to develop detail systems design and written test plans for online and report application programs.
  • Performs analysis on projects and provides a project plan that shows the tasks needing to be completed and a time estimate for each task.
  • Participates in design walk throughs with appropriate focus groups and related users to verify accuracy of design in meeting business needs. 
  • Prepares installation instructions and coordinates installation procedures.
  • Supports and troubleshoots application code problems. 
  • Provides status reports that give a detailed description of the current projects progress and indicates time devoted to each task of the project.
  • Coordinates, guides and mentors programming efforts performed by in-house programmers or outside consultants to ensure that all programming is completed according to the project plan.

General Job Information


Senior Software Engineer (SQL)



Job Family

Info Technology Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Work Experience



Bachelors: Computer and Information Science

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements


  • 3+ years of programming experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of modern programming languages including JavaScript, Java, Swift etc.
  • Critical thinker.
  • Demonstrated problem solving techniques.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.

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