Exciting Opportunity! Our client is looking for a senior COBOL programmer
Maintenance and enhancement of health care claim adjudication system.
Experienced working with claim clearinghouses and providers.
Support day-to-day production for all health claims adjudication applications, interfaces, maps and all related processes and databases.
Work directly with business staff to determine sound technical solutions for business requirements.
Stay knowledgeable of the changing landscape of health care laws.
Create and maintain supporting technical and problem resolution documentation.
Perform new release testing and implementation with appropriate documentation.
Develop standardized and/?or best practices testing processes.
Produce ad hoc reports.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Experience/ Technical Skills Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in IT related field of study.
Strong COBOL skills with 3 - 5+ years programming experience.
Experience in creating claims adjudication mappings for various inbound and outbound HIPAA/EDI X12 4010/5010 healthcare transactions.
Must be a self-starter and self-motivated. Must be able to learn quickly.
3+ years of relational database, including design experience, preferably SQL.
Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to gather and provide information effectively, regardless of audience.
Must be competent in overall PC skills including the use of Microsoft Office products (e.g., Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, etc.)
Strong organization, planning, problem solving, and decision making skills. Comfortable prioritizing and managing multiple tasks.
Experience with export/import of XML files.
Query languages and other report writing tools.?
Familiar with systems interfaces and how changes impact various systems.?