One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Corporate IS Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Software Engineer II.
As an integral member of the Corporate Application Development team, the Software Engineer II designs, develops, implements and supports mission-critical enterprise applications. Works with the Manager of the Application Development team, Business Stakeholders, Business Leaders, and subject matter experts from cross-functional teams. Gathers and documents application requirements to meet business needs. Designs, develops, tests and implements enterprise applications that align with organization goals. Performs multiple roles regarding all aspects of application development including requirements gathering, feature design, UI and SQL development, application coding, implementation and deployment..
Key Responsibilities include:
Develops Enterprise Web applications from inception through the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) by evaluating client needs; analyzing requirements; and developing software systems.
Designs, codes, tests and documents new systems or enhancements to existing systems.
Assists in providing programming estimates for new, or changes to, existing project requests.
Meets with users and IS staff to develop/modify system specifications.
Supports the implementations of applications and prepares the appropriate documentation.
Performs system testing and documentation for all phases of the application development life cycle.
Performs Q/A on application functionality.
Researches and resolves implementation-related Customer Support Center Tickets.
Adheres to appropriate UHS Project Management standards.
Ensures strict adherence to work plans, reporting all serious deviations to management.
Assists with the training of users in operating procedures for application.
Assists in recommending application solutions to meet business needs.
Typically works on larger projects and systems while assisting the more inexperienced system engineers on smaller projects and systems.