• Mobile Java Developer

    Job Location US-MI-Detroit
    Job ID
    Information Technology
    Business Line
    CMC Corporate
  • Overview

    Who we are:


    Meridian, a WellCare Company, is part of a national network of passionate leaders, achievers, and innovators dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our members, our providers and in the healthcare industry.

    We provide government-based health plans (Medicare, Medicaid, and the Health Insurance Marketplace) in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. As a part of the WellCare Family of companies, we deliver healthcare excellence to millions of members nationwide.

    Our associates work hard, play hard, and give back. Meridian associates enjoy an exceptional experience and culture including special events, company sports teams, potlucks, Bagel Fridays, and volunteer opportunities.


    A Day in the Life of a Software Engineer:


    The software Engineer is responsible for the design, development, implementation and support for Meridian Health Plan’s business application software solutions.  This position participates in all facets of the Software Development Life Cycle and is responsible for adhering to the guidelines of the Software Development Life Cycle process.


    • Review, analyze, construct, and modify business application systems including coding, testing, debugging, and deployment
    • Understand business and technical requirements; develop, document, and implement solution designs
    • Work with other developers, architects, engineers, database administrators, business analysts, QA and delivery leads in project delivery and solving technical issues
    • Participate in design and code reviews
    • Ensure that deliverables meet or exceed functional, technical, and performance requirements
    • Follow and enhance established design, development, source code management, and deployment processes
    • Troubleshoot and resolve production issues
    • Take on ownership of the projects and tasks assigned
    • Provide on-call support and duties
    • Consistently meet task deadlines while maintaining high quality of deliverables
    • Perform other duties as assigned


    What you can bring to Meridian:






    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related area is required; or
    • Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience working in an IT organization



    • 1 to 3 years professional application development experience
    • 2+ years’ experience developing enterprise or high performance applications


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Understanding of object oriented or service oriented architecture design principles
    • Demonstrated problem solving skills
    • Understanding of relational databases
    • 2+ years in developing enterprise or high performance applications
    • Experience in web based UI or API architectures is a plus
    • Understanding of one or more of the following; general best practices, software development life cycle, code reviews, source control management, and unit testing.



    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to take direction and work in team oriented environment
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Ability to adapt to changing technologies

    What Meridian can offer you:

    • Our healthcare benefits include a variety of plans that are effective on the first day of employment for our new full-time team members.
    • Opportunity to work with the industry’s leading technologies and participate in unique projects, demonstrations, conferences, and exclusive learning opportunities.
    • Meridian offers 401k matching that is above the national average.
    • Full-time Meridian employees are eligible for tuition reimbursement towards Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees.
    • Meridian was named Detroit's #1 Fastest Growing Company by Crain's Magazine, so it is a great time to get involved with Meridian.






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