Conduent Systems Development Specialist in Austin, Texas
Systems Development Specialist
Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.
We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.
Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com at https://conduent.taleo.net/enterprise/enterprise/www.conduent.com .
*This position can be located in Morrisville, NC or Austin, TX
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Systems Development Specialist
This is a mid-level position within the Software Development group that is responsible for analysis, design, coding, and unit testing of assigned development projects. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to take ownership of projects and ensure successful on-time delivery of project. The Systems Development Specialist is responsible for the development of new products and applications as well as the maintenance and enhancements of these products going forward. The Systems Development Specialist must be a problem solver who is able to find solutions to problems in efficient manner. The candidate will need to work with other developers to complete a job quickly, completely, and with quality. The Systems Development Specialist must be able to work on multiple projects concurrently.
Major Duties and R esponsibilities include:
As part of the support and maintenance team, respond to assigned tasks/tickets according to priority and with minimal guidance
Understand end user business needs and ensure they are met in software application development and delivery
Assist with the design, documentation, development, and maintenance of C# and/or web applications
Produce detailed design specifications from Change Requests requirements, and other sources for projects of any level of complexity
Provide estimates that closely match actual efforts to construct and unit test
Escalate issues to leads and/or managers as appropriate
Create Windows programs – including WPF based applications
Respond to and Participate in Major Incident calls
Complete RCAs as follow up to Major Incidents
Assist with the documentation as needed, including technical and functional specifications
Ability to take constructive feedback and/or criticism and continue to contribute to the team goals and outcomes
May be requested to flex working hours outside core work hours to resolve major incidents
All other duties as assigned.
Experience with the following languages/tools:
SQL / database knowledge
Visual Studio 2015
Excellent communication skills
Build and deployment experience a plus
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
Minimum 1-5 years of progressively responsible experience in software development
Must be comfortable working independently with minimal supervision
Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form at https://downloads.conduent.com/content/usa/en/file/conduent-applicant-adaaa-referral-form.pdf .
Job Software Engineering
Primary Location United States-TX-Austin
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 18028838