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Sr. AEM Developer

Primary Location: Chantilly, VA
Additional Locations: VA-Chantilly
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 Aetna's digital strategy and all digital products; 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 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 developing software within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, and processes. Aetna Digital is a highly energetic, highly collaborative team that operates as a startup within Aetna Enterprise. We want you to bring your talent and expertise to develop products that would drive health and wellbeing of our members.

Our products provide personalized insights and resources through our clinical and consumer analytics, care management, health, lifestyle and wellness programs to help our consumers. ActiveHealth® (a subsidiary of Aetna) collaborates with employers, health plans, governments and providers currently helping more than 20 million people live their healthiest lives.

The Well-Being product group within Aetna Digital is looking for a Software Engineer (AEM) with a range of experience using AEM to manage and deliver content to web and mobile applications. As Software Engineer, you will play a leading role on the broader CMS team, plotting and guiding the group through its first adoption of AEM. You will help evolve the CMS system landscape, and serve as the lead AEM technical visionary, advising ways to leverage AEM’s framework and capabilities to support business goals. You will partner with other internal AEM developers to deliver the vision by designing, building, and deploying coded solutions and configurations. You will be a part of a team that is highly motivated to deliver quality products to improve people’s lives.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

Fundamental Components:
Be a lead member of an Agile SCRUM team that is delivering web and server components
Provide thought leadership and solutions on the optimal ways to adopt and leverage AEM
Build reusable code (components, templates, etc.) and libraries for future use
Design and deliver APIs to deliver content (the implementation will be largely headless)
Build automated tests to validate customizations
Optimize the AEM and system architecture for maximum speed and scalability
Collaborate and partner with cross-functional team members and stakeholders to deliver against goals
Participate in “planning poker” for story (or feature) sizing, and is able to articulate size
Deliver code (and unit tests) that meets requirements, within time with focus on quality
Be a constant learner who adds passion and energy to teams

Background Experience:
6+ Years of experience in software engineering, including at least 3 years with AEM 6.x and 2 years participation on non-CMS projects
Strong command of AEM capabilities, and broad familiarity with Adobe Marketing Cloud product suite
Thorough exposure of the end-to-end content lifecycle, web content management, content publishing / deployment and delivery processes
Hands on experience in AEM Admin tasks, including installing AEM in Author, Publish and dispatcher Mode, Sling status, creation of audit reports and configuration AEM in http request
Experience with publishing content via REST APIs, and evolving APIs whilst minimizing disruption to API consumers
Experienced with developing Components using Sightly, Templates using Custom Xtype in Widgets, OSGI bundles
Experience with WCM, CMS, CRXDE, CRXDE Lite, OSGI Framework, JCR, Apache sling, DAM
Experience of front end development (MVC) and understanding about AEM integration
Experienced and deeply knowledgeable about custom AEM reusable components, Widgets, Templates, Widgets on top of JCR and Apache Sling (9 Implicit Objects), Apache Jackrabbit CRX and AEM
Strong programming experience in .Net/J2EE/Java, JSP, Sightly, Servlets, Struts, Spring, Web services, ANT, Maven, HTML5, XML, CSS, EJB, JSON, JMS, JDBC, RWD, Oracle
Experienced in migrating content from one CMS solution to another, and from lower to higher versions within a given solution. Experienced in solving for content mapping, content integrity, cutover mechanics, namespace issues, etc.
Good understanding about version control (SVN/TFS/GIT)
Ability to build new Jenkins Job for the new AEM instances is a plus

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.

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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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