• Sr IT Solutions Developer

    Location US-IA-Des Moines
    Job ID
    Information Technology
    Requires Non-Compete?
  • Job Summary

    About the Career: Continue your developer career with Wellmark as a Senior IT Solutions Developer focused on BlueSource, the distribution platform for agents to sell and maintain our products. In this role, you will conduct systems analysis, design, and maintenance which support Wellmark’s business and Wellmark Technology applications. You will lead analysis and programming related to systems analysis, design, integration and maintenance to support Wellmark’s business and Wellmark Technology applications. In addition, you will build relationships with Wellmark leaders and act as consultant on business process improvements and technology enhancements or capabilities.


    Why Wellmark Technology? At a time when technology is creating new business models, disrupting industries and creating valuable experiences for consumers, our role as technology team members must elevate an organization through innovative transformation, modernized technology and delivery of new business strategies, including an aim to continuously evolve and enhance the customer experience. At Wellmark, our technology transformation program is called ASCEND and is led by our empowered technology leaders and team members. Together, we are leaning into the future, owning the outcome and working together to transform how we work and what innovative solutions we deliver.


    Wellmark has been named one of the best employers in the U.S. by Forbes Magazine, ranking #3 out of the top 500 midsize employers in the nation and 1st among midsize insurance companies! 

    Minimum Qualifications Required (all must be met to be considered)

    • Associates Degree or equivalent and applicable work experience
    • 4+ years’ experience development experience to include:
      • Minimum of 3 years Java, JavaScript, .NET or C# experience
      • Exposure to Angular 2 (or newer) and Node.js (or newer) through coursework or project experience
      • SQL experience 
      • design experience
      • providing innovative solutions to complex issues
    • Demonstrated ability to build relationships to reach outcomes that gain the support and acceptance of all parties
    • Ability to set and meet established time-frames while assuring data and information integrity
    • Experience prioritizing and managing time with little direction
    • Previous experience troubleshooting and developing creative technical solutions
    • Ability to communicate with and coach/mentor team members
    • Demonstrated experience in software development life cycle methodologies

    Hiring Specifications Preferred

    • Associates Degree
    • Knowledge/exposure to IT architecture
    • Prior AWS experience preferred


    Job Accountabilities

    a. Implement innovative and costeffective business solutions for multiple applications and systems, utilizing information technology, business and industry trends.

    b. Analyze, develop, test, implement, document and maintain software and systems that meet Wellmarks evolving business needs.

    c. Provide production support for complex research and root cause.

    d. Support and adhere to Wellmark software development lifecycle SDLC, operational procedures and development and security standards by following required process.

    e. Coordinate with company resources to accomplish integration of products and processes and complex solutions. Provide timely and accurate results, and exceptional customer service.

    f. Provide training and mentoring on how to use new or enhanced software or applications.

    g. Mentor and train Wellmark Technology staff on developing and implementing solutions.

    h. Participate in project proposals, estimates and proofofconcept activities as needed.

    i. Participate in industry/knowledge reference groups relative to position.

    j. Report issues and status to leader.

    k. Other duties as assigned.


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