• EDI Technician

    Location Name MO, Chesterfield - 14755 North Outer Forty
    Date Posted
    3 weeks ago(3 weeks ago)
    Midwest Employers Casualty
    Primary Location
    Information Technology
  • Company Details




    Midwest Employers Casualty (MEC) is a Chesterfield, MO based insurance carrier. We improve the quality of life for employees severely injured on the job and help companies understand and mitigate their risk for work comp injuries. Our local IT department develops and maintains the systems which support all key business functions from underwriting and claims management to predictive analytics. 


    MEC has a friendly, results-focused work environment. We seek employees who take initiative, are quick to adapt, dependable, and like working as part of a team.


    Our ideal candidate is someone who has a passion to learn, isn’t afraid to try something new, wants exposure to the full life cycle of processing electronic data, and is a quick yet thoughtful communicator.


    Company Perks:

    • Tuition/training reimbursement.
    • Flextime with core hours.
    • Bonus structure.
    • 401(k) savings plan with profit sharing.



    What you will do:

    System Analysis & Design


    • Maintain system protocols by writing and updating procedures.
    • Handle data file receipt, processing, monitoring and logging.
    • Monitor the ongoing processing of exchange partners in the production environment.
    • Audit data to validate information supplied to and received from data exchange partners.
    • Triage and resolve EDI issues encountered in the production environment.
    • Write maps for new changes and maintain existing maps.
    • Ensure compliance with data privacy and security policies.
    • Recommend and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency of the EDI processes.

    Acquisition & Deployment

    • Collaborate in the onboarding of new data interfaces and enhancements to existing data interfaces.
    • Manage the flow of questions and feedback during the ongoing production phases of data interchange processing.
    • Supply feedback on such topics as timeliness, completeness and accuracy of data receipts.
    • Review the effectiveness and efficiency of existing processes and recommend strategies for improving or further leveraging them.
    • Work with EDI Business Analysts, programmers, and other consultants to implement solutions.

    Ø  Business Acumen

    • Participate in stakeholder meetings to understand operational requirements and systems goals.
    • Build and maintain positive relationships with all EDI trading partners.
    • Contribute to prototyping new systems for the purpose of enhancing business processes, operations, and information process flow.
    • Communicate technical procedures effectively; make data exchange concepts clear, simple, and understandable to both technical and business staff.
    • Prepare exchange partner related documentation.
    • Perform routine and ad hoc analysis of various facets of the ongoing EDI production environment; identify discrepancies and recommend process improvements.
    • Prepare technical reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
    • Support account management with EDI issues that are raised and prioritized.



    What we require:

    • Problem solving—able to understand the underlying opportunity and quickly deliver quality technical solutions.
    • Persistence—dream it, design it, test it, build it--make it shine.
    • Commitment to maintainability—an aversion to complexity.
    • Accountability—willing to take ownership of tasks and hold team members accountable for their commitments.
    • Attitude—positive, team-oriented, approachable, welcomes feedback.


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