Humana Technology Applications Consultant in Louisville, Kentucky

Business Overview

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.

Role:Technology Applications Consultant


Location:Louisville, KY

In the fast-paced, ever-growing world of Healthcare, Humana relies on the latest technology and trends for sharing and storing information, communication and security. We need experts in technology to help us develop and maintain our networks, hardware, and software—to ensure our systems run smoothly and efficiently, keep us on the forefront of innovation in healthcare, and retain our competitive edge. At Humana, we want to help people everywhere, including our associates lead their best lives and achieve lifelong well-being. We look for talented individuals who share this passion for helping others, who have naturally curious and innovative minds, and who want a career where they can use their technical skills to make a positive impact on the lives of our members.

Assignment Capsule

Humana is seeking a Technology Applications Consultant for its Louisville, KY location. As a Technology Applications Consultant you will develop an understanding of Humana’s business needs and translate those needs into technological systems, design specifications and solutions. You will partner with other associates to analyze, design, develop, implement and integrate moderate and complex business systems that will optimize business outcomes.

  • Support and Maintain key clinical systems supporting thousands of Humana associates in their day to day jobs.

  • Identify and develop software/data fixes as needed.

  • Analyze system and database growth to drive capacity planning and management.

  • Optimize production databases, stored procedures, and jobs.

  • Triage and troubleshoot any significant system issues or outages.

Role Essentials

Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related filed and 2 years of software development and support experience. Required experience must include 2 years in the following areas:

· Troubleshooting and tuning large MS SQL databases;

· .Net services and SSIS packages;

· SDLC and Agile and/or Waterfall methodologies;

· Database replication such as Attunity;

· Database performance tuning;

· Batch job management;

· Ignite, Redgate or other database management suites;

· Working with monitoring systems such as CA Spectrum, Sitescope or BSM/HP Openview; and

· Working with clustered database replication systems.

Reporting Relationships

You will report to a Technology Manager. This area is under the leadership of the SVP & Chief Operating Officer.

Additional Information

Pre-employment drug screen and background check required.

Send cover letter and detailed technical resume to Humana, Attn: Amanda Millay, Talent Acquisition Specialist, 500 West Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202, or apply online at (Ref. # 178872). EEO.

Title: Technology Applications Consultant

Location: KY-Louisville

Requisition ID: 178872