Jan 18, 2020

Engineer Software I

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Norristown, PA, USA
Full-Time Engineering

Job Description

Quest Diagnostics

Quest Diagnostics Inc. in Norristown, PA seeks a Software Engineer I to install, update, tune, diagnose, and monitor third-party data applications as a shared support service to our Data Analytics teams.

Job responsibilities:

  • Install, configure, tune, and administer InfoSphere Information Service Suite, which provides infrastructure for Quest Diagnostics' data management needs.
  • Create problem management reports ("PMR") with IBM for interim fixes, refresh packs, patches, and fix packs to ensure that Quest's systems are operational.
  • Provide environment support and resolution of errors related to all IBM suite products.
  • Regularly perform upgrades of third-party tools such as DataStage and QualityStage in order for application defects to be identified and resolved to avoid interruptions in reporting.
  • Assist Application Teams in error resolution elevated to database products by analyzing the application error and researching the root cause.
  • Perform debugging process with SAS Technical Support using SQL.
  • Participate in application and infrastructure review and security audit.
  • Create software application users and grant required access.
  • Conduct on-call support for production issues.
  • Perform knowledge transfer to team members to organize, create, capture, or distribute knowledge and ensure its availability for future users.
  • Document and execute pre and post installation steps of third-party applications upgrades to be repeated on additional application testing servers and production servers.
  • Monitor and report on the health of application environments using Unix and Linux operating systems to address any environment issues immediately to meet business expectations.

Job requirements:

Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering (any) or closely related field, plus one year of experience with ETL process development for enterprise-scale databases running on Unix and Linux operating systems, including shell scripting and debugging application issues using SQL.

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Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship.




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