Developer III - Database (Remote Work Schedule)

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA, US

Company: Inland Empire Health Plans

Job Requisition ID: 6404 


Position Summary/Position


Under the direction of the Database Manager, the level III – Database Developer is responsible for the design, planning, development and maintaining of IEHP’s internal applications’ backends. The developer will be involved in data integration projects between internal and external systems. All while following coding standards throughout all aspects of the solution development to produce efficient and high-quality solutions.

Major Functions (Duties and Responsibilities)


1. Design, develop and implement reliable and effective database systems based on business requirements.
2. Prepare design workflows for assigned database projects.
3. Develop technical and training manuals.
4. Modify databases according to requests and perform tests.
5. Evaluate existing database and recommend improvements for performance efficiency.
6. Develop best practices for database design and development activities.
7. Optimize database systems for performance efficiency.
8. Ensure data quality and integrity in databases.
9. Lead database (relational and non-relational) design and architecture to support application development projects.
10. Identify any issues related to database performance and provide corrective measures.
11. Troubleshoot database related issues in a timely fashion.
12. Create complex functions, scripts, stored procedures and triggers to support application development.
13. Provide data management support to users.
14. Ensure all database programs meet company and performance requirements.
15. Research and suggest new database products, services and protocols.
16. Work under minimal supervision with wide latitude for independent judgment.
17. Conduct code reviews.
18. Direct and mentor some level I and II database developers.
19. Serve as a subject matter expert in key business projects.
20. Recommend improvements to existing ETL jobs as necessary.
21. Analyze and integrate new technologies with existing applications to improve the design and functionality of applications.
22. Clearly and regularly communicate with management, technical support colleagues and business units.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Leading: Guides Others

Experience Qualifications


Seven (7) years with MS SQL Server. Over six (6) years of experience performing database (RDMS) development and support. Hands on experience with T-SQL. Experience in programming, analysis and design, systems development, or database administration. Experience with MS SQL low-level database, query development and Stored Procedure tuning and optimization. Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. Experience using Source Control and management tools such as Azure DevOps and Gitlab/GitHub. Experience transforming requirements into Design Concepts and ERDs using Visio and similar tools.

Preferred Experience


Experience preferably in a healthcare setting.

Education Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative discipline such as Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics or Engineering.

Significant experience may be considered in lieu of degree: In lieu of a degree, a minimum of 11 years of relevant work experience is required.

Knowledge Requirement


Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws. Knowledge of popular SDLC models (Waterfall, Agile - Scrum and Kanban). Understanding the practice of DevOps. Working knowledge of non-relational database (NoSQL) designs using MongoDB and others. Detailed knowledge of database technical architectures, ETL, data structures, and reporting tools. Fluency with at least one scripting or programming language. Knowledge of MS SQL standard database maintenance, monitoring/alerting and best practices. In-depth understanding of data management. Familiarity working with .Net code, WebAPIs, X12, HL7v2 and FHIR.

Skills Requirement


Exceptional communication skills that demonstrate understanding of complex technical details. Clarity of thought. Excellent analytical and organization skills. Adept at handling multiple projects in a deadline-driven environment. Highly skilled in developing and optimizing T-SQL (DDL, DML, DCL) queries with MS SQL Server 2016.

Abilities Requirement


Pragmatic approach to development that balances the technical approach with business objectives and user needs.

Commitment to Team Culture


The IEHP Team environment requires a Team Member to participate in the IEHP Team Culture. A Team Member demonstrates support of the Culture by developing professional and effective working relationships that include elements of respect and cooperation with Team Members, Members and associates outside of our organization.


Starting Salary: [[ 118,243.42 ]]  - [[ 150,764.22 ]]  

Pay rate will commensurate with experience


Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) is the largest not-for-profit Medi-Cal and Medicare health plan in the Inland Empire. We are also one of the largest employers in the region. With a provider network of more than 6,000 and a team of more than 2,000 employees, IEHP provides quality, accessible healthcare services to more than 1.2 million members. And our mission and core values help guide us in the development of innovative programs and the creation of an award winning workplace. As the healthcare landscape is transformed, we’re ready to make a difference today and in the years to come. Join our Team and Make a Difference with us! IEHP offers a Competitive salary and a benefit package with a value estimated at 35% of the annual salary, including medical, dental, vision, team bonus, and retirement plan.


Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles