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Heathcare Data Steward~ 60866BR

Primary Location: Burlington, Massachusetts
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford, MA-Burlington, NJ-Parsippany, NY-New York
Aetna's mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for Aetna's digital transformation and all digital products; as well as the development and execution of the digital roadmap. A key part of the responsibility is to build an integrated platform that enables the delivery of products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness. We want you to be apart of the team that will build this next generation platform.

Leveraging your expertise in Big Data, IoT, Native Cloud, Application Development, Machine Learning and Deep Learning, you will join a product team that is building disruptive cloud platform that will transform the healthcare industry and improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people. 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:

The Member and Consumer Data Steward role is a key subject matter expert for our engineering and data science resources tasked with building the next generation of healthcare solutions. The role is responsible for overseeing the life cycle of a data in this domain and includes the following activities:

Defining and implementing policies and procedures for the day-to-day operational and administrative management of environments and data —including the intake, storage, processing, and transmission of data to internal and external systems

Defining data quality rules and assuring that DQ levels effectively support key business process

Defining, documenting and managing metadata and business terminology in a glossary

Coordinating across the organization's legal, privacy,compliance and security functions


Accountable for providing Data Governance and stewardship across assigned Domains

Manage the complete data life cycle (e.g., field intake requests,research available data and ensure the proper use of data, dispose of data)

Recognized as an expert or thought leader on data governance within the company

Anticipate business and/or regulatory issues and influences internal practices to become industry best practices

Anticipate and solve highly complex problems with broad impact on the business area

Lead projects with notable complexity and risk with business area implications. Manages people,customer expectations and business priorities to achieve constituent satisfaction

Educate business and technical communities on purpose and value of Data Governance and importance of Data Quality. Ensure appropriate stakeholders are involved

Contribute to data quality / integrity / remediation initiatives; working with various stakeholders to solve complex data issues; identify and develop the actions required to complete remediation

Build a network of "Data Owners" with sub-domain application or repository specific expertise

Partner with technical teams to drive forward on data governance strategy

Participate in formal project teams and activities to help implement data governance guidelines

Contribute to the development and transformation (as needed) of standards for policies, procedures and standards

Execute issue management and resolution processes for the data community leveraging authoritative data governance tools, building consensus around key data issues and actions required to address them, and developing action plans and timelines to complete remediation

Responsible for team commitments to quality and on-time deliverables

Motivates,understands, and probes into technical details and mentors his/her colleagues to do the same

Background Experience:

5 or more years of healthcare, health insurance, or pharmaceutical industry experience.
Intermediate skill in database knowledge (SQL queries)
Experience with Big Data technologies and cloud environments
Knowledge of and experience with metadata structures and tools
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and negotiate across the business.
Demonstrated knowledge of healthcare specific regulations
Ability to communicate technical ideas and results to non-technical clients in written and verbal form
Knowledge of Python or other scripting language a plus

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field required

Additional Job Information:

Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 6% of your 401(k) contributions!
Health care (HSA/FSA), dental, vision benefits, PTO
$200/yr towards wellness - gym membership, fitbit, treadmill
Up-to 5K a year toward tuition reimbursement
Reimbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences
A top of the line MacBook Pro
Onsite gym and showers
Classes & trainer available as well, think there is a cost to this part though
Onsite wellness center
Onsite financial center
Onsite Cafeteria that serves 6000+ people/day
Aetna Digital Team lunch every Tuesday

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 candidates'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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