IT Developer - Unique Skills Required!

Buffalo, New York, United States, 14202

Posted on 02/19/2020

Position Details




Healthcare / Healthcare Insurance


Information Technology

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

A prominent healthcare insurance organization is seeking expertise with a unique skill set to help test and implement a new software system for a year-long project role.  Candidates possessing knowledge of COBOL and JCL along with strong analytical and design skills will be required.  StraussGroup is an affiliate of the MRINetwork which enables us to provide full-time benefits to our contractors.  This role is an important need for our client and they often convert our contractors to permanent roles within their organization.  Please read some of the technical requirements below.  


Additional skills needed will be as follows:




WEB - Advanced Level Java Programming

  • Mastery of Object-Oriented Development Concepts
  • Mastery of Intermediate Web Development Concepts -
  • Intermediate HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Advanced JSP & Servlet
  • Knowledge of intermediate SQL commands
  • Advanced Mobile Development (iPhone Android Windows HTML 5)
  • Advanced Source Control knowledge (SVN)
  • Advanced Knowledge of Web Content Management System
  • Prefer Adobe CQ Experience TECHNOLOGY
  • BAS Core
  • Advanced C++ and C# skills
  • Expert level XML XSD WSDL BPEL
  • Expert level Web service standards (SOAP and REST)
  • Expert level WebSphere MQ
  • Expert level Java
  • Nice to have: iLog JRules, WebSphere Data Power, WebSphere Process Server, WebSphere Message Broker, WebSphere Integration Developer




  • Advanced understanding of .Net framework
  • Knowledge of advanced SQL commands
  • Mastery of database structure and concepts
  • Advanced problem solving and analytical skills
  • Intermediate Source Control knowledge (SVN)
  • Previous experience with older programming languages such as COBOL and VB preferred
  • Experience with ORM(Object Relational Map) tools
  • Working experience using source control tools such as Subversion or Team Foundation Server
  • Working experience of Systems Development Life Cycle
  • Experience in Healthcare
  • 5+ years of developer experience




  • System Integration
  • Expert level Trading Partner Gateways knowledge and experience
  • Intermediate level EcMap Translation Software
  • Knowledge of Service-Oriented Architecture and solution designs
  • Strong interpersonal as well as verbal and written communication skills
  • Desire to adapt and learn new development technologies (e.g. WebSphere Message Broker)
  • Advanced/Expert of PeopleSoft and the PeopleTools Suite/Server Administration(PeopleSoft developer only)
  • Experience with developing SOA technical designs and specifications


Please send resume to: Megan Suda, 716-631-3200