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Software Engineering Advisor at Cigna

Posted in General Business 4 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Job Description:

Software Engineering Advisoris responsible for the delivery of a business need end-to-end starting from understanding the requirements to deploying the software into production using agile process and CI/CD pipelines.

Must be a current contractor with Cigna, Express Scripts, or Evernorth.

What you'll do:
• Design and develop applications using Cobol, DB2, VSAM, JCL, CICS
• Ability to write user interface software in Javascript using React
• Ability to write web services in Java using the Spring Boot framework.
• Provide expertise, tools, and assistance to operations, development, and support teams for critical production issues and maintenance
• Troubleshoot production issues, diagnose the problem, and implement a solution
• Lead teams to resolve urgent and high production incidents.
• Contribute to forward facing architecture and technology discussions based on existing knowledge or research of technology trends.
• Function as team leader for a large or complex project
• Setting direction to mature the technology associated with the team. Key aspect of this is "tech debt" removal when possible.
• Identify and implement process enhancement opportunities associated with supporting the application area.
• Serve as SME for components of the team.


  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • 5+ years in an application development role or as a quality engineer

  • Experience in Mainframe technology

  • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts in the field

  • Ability to provide and implement technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems; Solutions are innovative, thorough, practical and consistent with organizational objectives; Strong customer service focus; Ability to lead discussions with all levels of the organization and provide balanced information of an idea or communication of an issue; Familiarity with health care or PBM industry; Familiar with working in a vendor partner model; Strong mentoring skills; Demonstrated ability to prioritize work load and meet project deadlines; Adaptability and willingness to learn new tools and applications; Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment and make independent decisions; Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across project teams

  • Must be a current contractor with Cigna, Express Scripts, or Evernorth.

If you will be working at home occasionally or permanently, the internet connection must be obtained through a cable broadband or fiber optic internet service provider with speeds of at least 10Mbps download/5Mbps upload.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: for support. Do not email for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

Cigna has a tobacco-free policy and reserves the right not to hire tobacco/nicotine users in states where that is legally permissible. Candidates in such states who use tobacco/nicotine will not be considered for employment unless they enter a qualifying smoking cessation program prior to the start of their employment. These states include: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Vermont, and Washington State.

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