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Principal Software Engineer in Test (Aetna Health)~61860BR

Primary Location: Burlington, Massachusetts
Additional Locations: MA-Burlington
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Description:
Aetna is taking on a major initiative to redesign and rebuild many of its customer facing digital assets. This effort will include a completely new approach to building software within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, and processes. Aetna Digital, a newly formed startup like business unit within Aetna, will design, build and deliver completely new and integrated digital experiences for our users.

Come Join Aetna Digital!


Fundamental Components:
Aetna is looking for a Principal Software Engineer in Test (Front-End Web ) to execute their quality strategy. As a member of the Digital Transformation Engineering team, you will responsible for the Quality related activities working directly with PM, UX, Development and project stakeholders to ensure we develop and release the highest quality software product, while ensuring that our quality engineering practices are applied throughout the Agile development lifecycle. You will collaborate with cross functional and cross organization teams on quality initiatives and techniques that promote the best software testing practices and automation tools.

Fundamental Components:

  • 8+ years of experience in a Software Quality position
  • Solid experience on the implementation and execution of automation testing and coverage that ensures the delivery of a high quality user experience for web platforms
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in an Agile Scrum Team environment
  • Contribute to the quality engineering activities throughout every phase of the SDLC requirements, design, development and testing
  • Provide technical guidance to support project quality activities
  • Promote proper implementation of Agile SAFe techniques and Principals for sprint planning and estimation
  • Ensure the test coverage and execution of Unit, Integration, Acceptance, System, Regression and UAT are met
  • Experience with security concepts and best practices to protect PII
  • Understanding of Networking fundamentals
  • Evaluate and record the test results and log issues in a test management tool
  • Monitor project progress and ensure timely deliveries
  • Review final deliverables to ensure they meet expected quality standards
  • Evaluate the efficiency of existing QA processes and recommend improvements
  • Collaborate with engineering on a multi-platform test automation framework by working with best of breed technologies, practices and tools
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration / Continuous Build framework


Background Experience:
  • 10+ years software project life cycle experience with concentration in quality assurance.
  • 10+ years experience in technology support or application program development.
  • Strong Test Cases Preparation and Automation Test Frameworks
  • Strong test processes, strategies and approaches
  • Very Strong troubleshooting
  • Good understanding of TDD execution and Approach
  • Automation Test framework tools, scripting experience using TestNg, Cucumber, Selenium, Java,Node.js, Ruby, AngularJS, ,XML, API, JSON.

EDUCATION
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Additional Job Information:
  • Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 6% of your 401(k) contributions!
  • Health care (HSA/FSA), dental, vision benefits, PTO
  • Gym / Showers
  • A top of the line MacBook Pro
  • Sit/stand desk
  • Free Parking (Burlington, MA office)
  • Aetna-sponsored refreshments, Friday lunches, etc.
  • $200/yr towards wellness - gym membership, fitbit, treadmill
  • Up-to 5K a year toward tuition reimbursement
  • Reimbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences


Potential Telework Position:
No

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

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