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Software Engineer I - (106276)

Universal Health Services
King of Prussia, PA 19406
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One of the nations largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue exceeding $10.7 billion. In 2019, UHS was again recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; in 2018, ranked #268 on the Fortune 500; and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago, enabling us to provide compassionate care to our patients and their loved ones: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 87,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 350 inpatient acute care hospitals and behavioral health facilities and 30 outpatient and other facilities located in 37 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom. For additional information on the Company, visit our web site: http://www.uhsinc.com.

The Corporate Information Services Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Software Engineer I.

As an integral member of the Corporate Application Development team, the Software Engineer I designs, develops, tests, implements and supports mission-critical enterprise applications that align with organization goals. . Works with (Assistant) Manager Information Services, Business Stakeholders, Business Leaders, and subject matter experts from cross-functional teams. Gathers and documents application requirements to meet business needs. Performs multiple roles regarding all aspects of application development including feature design, UI and SQL development, application coding, implementation and deployment.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Develops Enterprise Web applications from inception through the entire Software. Development Life Cycle (SDLC) by evaluating client needs; analyzing requirements; developing software systems.
  • Designs, codes, tests and documents new systems or enhancements to existing systems to effectively accomplish desired objectives.
  • Assists in providing programming estimates for new, or changes to, existing project requests.
  • Meets with users and IS staff to develop/modify system specifications.
  • Supports the implementations of applications and prepares the appropriate documentation.
  • Performs system testing and documentation for all phases of the application development life cycle.
  • Performs Q/A on application functionality.
  • Researches and resolves implementation-related Customer Support Center Tickets.
  • Adheres to appropriate UHS Project Management standards.
  • Ensures strict adherence to work plans, reporting all serious deviations to management.
  • Participates in the training of users in operating procedures for application.
  • Participates in recommending application solutions to meet business needs.
  • Monitors, researches and resolves Customer Support Center tickets.
  • Adheres to UHS Service Level and Change Management Policies.
  • Provides on-call support as scheduled.
  • Establishes and maintains regular communications with user community.
  • Identifies potential system problems and proposes ways to avert them.
  • Creates and maintains effective program documentation.
Job Requirements

Bachelors Degree required in Computer Science or Information Systems and a minimum of 1 year of experience in in the following disciplines:

  • Web Development using ASP.NET MVC, WEB.API/REST, JSON, JQuery, HTML5, Bootstrap, CSS and Responsive Design.
  • Application coding using C# and Object-Oriented design principles.
  • Database programming using ADO.NET, Entity Framework and MS SQL Server coding including the use of stored procedures, functions, triggers and ad hoc queries.
  • Application design and development methodologies.
  • Knowledge of current web development methodologies.
  • Knowledge of system application implementation, enhancement and support methods and practices.
  • Knowledge of computer systems analysis and programming techniques and procedures, including: consulting with users to determine hardware, software or system functional specifications; design, development, documentation, analysis, creation, testing, coding, debugging, or modification of computer systems or programs based on and related to user design specifications.
  • Knowledge of project management methods.
  • Working knowledge of project development life cycle including requirements gathering, analysis, writing specifications, design, implementation, testing, delivery and post-live support.
  • Experience with Object Oriented software development.
  • Excellent analytical and technical troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to work both as part of a team and independently.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain cooperative relationships with customers and team members.
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Basic knowledge of IS standards and quality methods and metrics.
  • General familiarity of user business practices, concepts and terminology sufficient to support the applications.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to clearly convey and assimilate information, and prepare detailed specifications and documentation.
  • Ability to multi-task while effectively managing time and meeting deadlines.

This opportunity provides the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous Paid Time Off

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-04-02

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