Application Developer/IT Security Specialist (Remote Opportunity) in Collegeville, PA at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 8/20/2021

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    1201 South Collegeville Road
    Collegeville, PA
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Job Description

Look for more than answers.  Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope.

You will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You’ll have a role where you can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve.

At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It’s this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. For those joining us, we offer exciting and fast moving career opportunities where you can affect change at a rate unheard of in many organizations of our size and scope. While we invest in and develop technology to drive our innovations, our ongoing success relies on our people.



The Application Developer/ Sr. IT Security Specialist will enhance the IT security program including any security assigned engineering, threat and vulnerability tasks, identity management, Information Security Management or application security programs. 


  • Responsible to design, develop, implement and maintain the Identity management web development solution for Security Administration.  
  • Required to perform on-site work as part of an implementation team to perform a full-range of technical tasks which include, but are not limited to, requirements gathering, analysis, architecture, solutions design, product installation, configuration, tuning, development, debugging, testing, and documentation.
  • May get project responsibility.  
  • Accountable for the timeliness and quality of their tasks and assignments.  
  • May be accountable for project results
  • On- call support rotation.

  • Candidates must demonstrate the ability to design, develop and test software, working independently or as part of a team.
  • Must be proficient with object-oriented software development utilizing Scripting languages. Experience writing code in Node.js on Linux or Unix systems is a plus. Web development experience in AWS including deployment using ECS (Elastic Container Service) or EKS (Elastic Kubernetes Service).
  • Knowledge of Intermediate to expert level skills (3-5 years) in at least two of the following scripting languages (VBScript, JavaScript, or Perl).
  • Strong database query experience in a relational database environment using MS SQL Server and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).
  • Experience with Active Directory and LDAP, HTML, ASP, and XML is highly desirable
    Must have the ability to communicate across organizations.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of HIPAA and other regulations regarding security administration would be a plus. 

Education Required:

  • B.S. Degree in Computer Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or equivalent education and experience required.  


  • Creativity
  • Timely Decision Making
  • Peer Relationships
  • Problem Solving
  • Intellectual Horsepower

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Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship.