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Principal Software Engineer- Java Microservices ~58795BR

Primary Location: Burlington, Massachusetts
Additional Locations: MA-Burlington
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Description:
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.

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Fundamental Components:

Aetna Digital in Burlington, MA is looking for a Principal Software Engineer~ Java Microservices to join our team.

Expert experience in Java engineering, frameworks, unit testing frameworks

Work with product managers and the scrum team to effectively translate the business requirements into the Java components that require engineering

Demonstrates ability to remove problems and overcome roadblocks during the project. The candidate should also have good verbal and written communication skills

Experience or exposure to working with Open Source Business Rules or Business Process Engines such as Drools, Activiti, etc.

Responsibilities:

  • Works with cross-function team, using agile practices, writes, debugs and delivers code.
  • Produces solid, thoroughly tested features.
  • Analyzes current information technology environments to identify and assess critical capabilities and recommend solutions.
  • Experiments with available tools and advises on new tools in order to determine optimal solution given the requirements dictated by the model/use case.


Background Experience:
BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:
  • 10+ years of Java/J2EE software development experience
  • 3+ years of experience building native cloud solutions
  • Hands-on experience with APIs, microservices
  • Expert experience with XML/JSON and developing REST Services
  • Experience with CI/CD systems such as Jenkins
  • Experience leveraging container based technologies
  • Experience working with Open Source Rule Engine Platforms or strong desire to work with such technologies
  • Multiple years of experience delivery solutions through an Agile delivery methodology
  • Ability to understand complex systems and solve challenging analytical problems
  • Ability to leverage multiple tools and programming languages to analyze and manipulate data sets from disparate data sources.
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills within and across teams.
  • Strong problem solving skills and critical thinking ability.


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.

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