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Senior Applications Developer

Senior Applications Developer

Requisition ID 
Information Technology
Position Type 
Full Time
Custom Delivery
US-MO-Saint Louis

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We’re a Little Different


Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  


We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.


At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.


Designs, develops, modifies, debugs and evaluates programs for functional or operational areas Analyzes complex business problems to be solved with automated systems. Provides technical expertise in identifying, evaluating and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements Analyzes existing programs or formulates logic for new systems, devises logic procedures, prepares flowcharting, performs coding and tests/debugs programs Develops conversion and system implementation plans. Prepares and obtains approval of system and programming documentation. Recommends changes in development, maintenance and system standards Configures system settings and options; plans and executes unit, integration and acceptance testing; and creates specifications for systems to meet business requirements May train users in conversion and implementation of system.


Responsibilities and Qualifications

Main role will be working on Spring/Hibernate based web applications w/Angular frontend.


-Plans and executes complete life cycle for complex application components based on functional requirements; considers computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time and form of desired results .

-Designs highly complex application interfaces and integration across diverse systems.
-Integrates at an enterprise level using third-party middleware or messaging products, or by designing and implementing custom interfaces and mapping for those interfaces.
-Responsible for complex and multi-faceted peer review; monitoring and ensuring the software architecture is correct and performing

-Understands complete life cycles of industry activities (outside of IT) and aligns IT activities to solve complex business problems
-Defines project scope, objectives, and client requirements. Creates project schedule, cost / financial plan, risk mitigation plan, communications plan, quality plan, change control plan, and resource plan to meet project goals within the project scope, timeline, and budget. Creates a participative, collaborative work environment.


Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:


Senior Angular/Java Developer with 5+ years of service, will be working on Angular web application with integration into Java based services

- BA/BS in Computer Science or related field

- STRONG Java OO experience required

- Angular or similar front end experience required

- Excellent Business Domain Modeling skills

- STRONG communication skills


Preferred Skills:

- Java 1.7/1.8


- Spring

- Hibernate & xmL

- Oracle/MySQL

- Design Patterns


- JQuery


- JavaScript

- Web Services (REST/SOAP)

- Agile software development including scrum and test driven development



We’ll Support You at Work and Home


Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.


What Makes a Good Match for Mercy


Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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