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Aetna IT is committed to keeping our members at the heart of everything we do. Our top-talent workforce delivers leading-edge technology, drives innovation, turns vision into action and challenges the art of the possible. We provide best-in-class services to our members by delivering groundbreaking healthcare tools, enabling consumer-friendly interactions and protecting data security. Your mission will be to deliver innovating technology solutions including: Hybrid cloud infrastructure, artificial intelligence/machine learning capabilities and infrastructure as code.

Aetna, a CVS Health Company, is a company with a world-class IT team and we will be counting on you to carry on our success as the preferred provider of infrastructure services for our business partners.

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Software Development Engineer

Primary Location: Alpharetta, Georgia
Additional Locations: GA-Alpharetta
Aetna's mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and a best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for digital strategy and all digital products for Aetna, as well as the development roadmap and execution of the roadmap. A key part of this team is to build an integrated platform and underlying products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness. Aetna Digital is a highly energetic, highly collaborative team that operates as a startup within the Aetna Enterprise. We want you to bring your talent and expertise to drive the change the is desperately needed within the healthcare industry.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

Fundamental Components:
Aetna Digital is looking for a Software Engineer to join our team in Alpharetta, GA. This team member will work with a cross-functional team, uses agile practices, writes, debugs, and delivers code. Collaborates with stakeholders from User Experience, Architecture, and Operations. Translates business requirements into sound, creative designs that effectively weigh business and technical tradeoffs. Works at story level development, identifies and fixes problems in code. Produces solid, thoroughly tested features.

Background Experience:
  • 3+ years software development experience.
  • At least 2 years of hands on experience developing enterprise services using IIB or similar
  • Solid hands on experience building message flows using Compute Node, Java Compute Node and Database Nodes
  • Analysis, design and implementing encryption of Patient Health Record
  • Analyze and troubleshoot application performance issues and experience in fine tuning the message flows as necessary.
  • Build reusable components such as Exception Handler, Auditing and Logging framework
  • Exposure to Node.js is a plus.
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a closely-related discipline, or an equivalent combination of formal education and experience
  • Experience with running code in production through testing and deployment.
  • Experience getting code ready for production through testing and deployment.
  • Exposure to NoSQL databases such as MongoDB is a plus
  • Ability to produce solid code and thoroughly tested features, including automated unit tests.

Additional Job Information:
Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 6% of your 401(k) contributions!
Health care (HSA/FSA), dental, vision benefits, PTO
A top of the line MacBook Pro
$200/yr towards wellness - gym membership, Fitbit, treadmill
Up-to 5K a year toward tuition reimbursement
Re-imbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences

Required Skills:
Technology - Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture, Technology - Developing Software Solutions, Technology - Leveraging Technology

Desired Skills:
Technology - Promoting Emerging Technology, Technology - Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions

Functional Skills:
Information Technology - Application development, Information Technology - Application maintenance & support

Technology Experience:
Database - Oracle, Development Language - Java, Operating System - Linux

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Candidate Privacy Information:
Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

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