Application Developer, Associate

Full Time

Job Description

Blue Shield of California's mission is to ensure all Californians have access to high-quality health care at a sustainably affordable price. We are transforming health care in a way that truly serves our nonprofit mission by lowering costs, improving quality, and enhancing the member and physician experience.

To fulfill our mission, we must ensure a diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment where all employees can be their authentic selves and fully contribute to meet the needs of the multifaceted communities we serve. Our comprehensive approach to diversity, equity, and inclusion combines a focus on our people, processes, and systems with a deep commitment to promoting social justice and health equity through our products, business practices, and presence as a corporate citizen.

Blue Shield has received awards and recognition for being a certified Great Place to Work, best place to work for LGBTQ equality, leading disability employer, one of the best companies for women to advance, Bay Area's top companies in volunteering & giving, and one of the world's most ethical companies. Here at Blue Shield of California, we are striving to make a positive change across our industry and the communities we live in - join us!

Your Role

The Infrastructure Cloud Services - Hybrid Cloud Engineering team is responsible for building, designing, deploying, and maintaining the implementation of solutions across multiple public clouds. The Application Developer, Associate will report to the Tony Hsieh, Senior Manager. In this role you will join the team leading the journey to the cloud for the next generation of Blue Shield of California applications and services. You will enable our platform's transformation by developing and implementing DevOps tools, automation, and processes to build and deliver secure world class services to our members. You also are responsible for keeping our existing infrastructure secure using the latest security related technologies and cutting-edge practices.

Your Work

In this role, you will:
  • Design and develop user interfaces, application programs using the technical specifications and design documents
  • Improve the reliability and utilization of systems and applications
  • Monitor software configuration changes to anticipate and address the impact of data reliability and customer satisfaction issues
  • Sustaining support for application platforms or business processes
  • Implement secure automation solutions for development, testing, and production environments
  • Automate reliable, secure, scalable and cost-effective hybrid cloud systems
  • Learn to automate common and repeatable daily tasks using GitOps practices and framework
  • Collaboratively deploy & support Infrastructure as code tools and processes
  • Leverage job templates, projects, workflows using automation like Ansible Automation Platform
  • Recognize and resolve all business issues and impact


Your Knowledge and Experience

  • Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Requires at least 1 year of prior relevant experience
  • Broad familiarity with cloud adoption, including application readiness assessment, prototyping of new environments, server builds, data migration, performance tuning of cloud environments
  • Familiarity with DevOps procedures and processes
  • Familiarity with implementing infrastructure as code using GitOps methodology and framework
  • Capability to help deliver, deploy, and operate cloud services, cloud connectivity, and network infrastructures supporting an enterprise architecture
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly, including topics like container orchestration, container registries, container build strategies, cloud storage, and software-defined networking (SDN)
  • Cloud certifications (Azure/Google Cloud Platform/AWS) preferred or prior hands-on experience building and administration in Azure/Google Cloud Platform/Container Orchestration/micro services/automation


Our Values

  • Honest. We hold ourselves to the highest ethical and integrity standards. We build trust by doing what we say we're going to do and by acknowledging and correcting where we fall short
  • Human. We strive to be our authentic selves, listening and communicating effectively, and showing empathy towards others by walking in their shoes
  • Courageous. We stand up for what we believe in and are committed to the hard work necessary to achieve our ambitious goals

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Dice Id : bluesh
Position Id : 220021Y
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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