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Jr. Database Developer - (Rochester, NY)
Location US - NY - Rochester
Requisition ID 5944
# of Openings 1
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Jr. Database Developer – (Rochester, NY)

Job Summary:

The database developer's role is to design, code, test, and analyze software programs and applications related to the database. Must have background in SQL and Java. This includes researching, designing, documenting, and modifying software specifications throughout the production lifecycle. The software developer will also analyze and amend software errors in a timely and accurate fashion and provide status reports where required. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develops, plans and analyzes, designs products, and programs computer software that requires extensive research.
  • Utilizes advance knowledge in the field of computer science or software engineering along with advanced knowledge of software development and methodologies.
  • Performs software and system testing procedures, bug verification, release testing, and beta support.
  • Performs product design and programming activities involving multiple modules or subsystems.
  • Participates in design meetings and consults with other staff to evaluate interface between hardware and software, and operational and performance requirements of overall system.
  • Performs complex release testing and beta support for assigned projects and resolves problems found in the software.
  • Prepares documentation required of the product.
  • Analyzes and researches software requirements to determine feasibility of design and marketing requirements within time and cost constraints.
  • Codes software applications to adhere to designs supporting internal business requirements or external customers.
  • Standardizes the quality assurance procedure for software. Oversees testing and develops fixes.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree (four-year college or technical school) Preferred, Field of Study: Computer Science, Software Engineering, Software Development or related field.
  • 3 plus years of experience in Database Development, Software Engineering, Software Development, or similar field.
  • Working technical knowledge of database concepts and basic architecture.  Thorough knowledge of database programming languages and ability to write complex sql queries.  Hands on experience working in integrated development environments. Familiarity with the healthcare industry. Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws. Experience with specific phases of the software development life cycle. 

NextGen Healthcare believes in strength through diversity. We are an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer supporting Diversity, Disabled, and Protected Veterans. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Because NextGen Healthcare believes in providing a safe work environment, we conduct background checks as part of our hiring processes.