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J2EE Developer

Primary Location: Downers Grove, Illinois
Additional Locations: AZ-Phoenix, IL-Downers Grove, PA-Blue Bell
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Description:
Under general direction, formulates and defines system scope and objectives. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time and form of desired results. Independently designs and/or codes and may lead others in the development of cost-effective application and program solutions.


Leads or acts as chief technical contributor to translation of business requirements to technical specifications. Leads or acts as a technical contributor in the design of new applications or enhancements including integration of purchased solutions. Independently performs and assists other team members in providing ongoing system maintenance, research, problem resolution and on-call support tasks for existing systems. Is fully familiar and compliant with the efficient utilization of the prescribed methodologies and ensures compliance for the work of all aligned resources. Oversees or performs unit testing. May perform or assist with integration and system testing, according to detailed test plans to ensure high-quality systems. May assist business partners with User Acceptance Testing. With limited direction, supports the implementation of systems into production, including integration of purchased solutions. Responsible for Code Asset Management for an application or set of applications. Supports and promotes there use of assets across the organization. May lead or act as a subject matter expert for projects and/or service requests impacting an application or set of applications. Serves as team leader to direct technical activities, while also providing support for small and large highly complex projects that require increased skill across multiple technical environments and disciplines, that have system wide impact and that integrate across the organization. Receives some supervision and direction as regards prioritization of work but is competent to work independently and to offer direction and oversight to assigned team.


Fundamental Components:
Experience with the use of the SAFE Agile Delivery model.
Day to Day coordination with onshore and offshore teams for code delivery and integration
Work with Business team for requirements analysis.
Preparation of interface specifications document for Design
Guidance to teams for development
Reviews and quality gate for solution artefacts, code delivery and testing process
Coordinates Production deployment for signed off code
Troubleshoot various issues related to code and configuration in
Production and non-Production environments.
Provide guidance and help to resolve any system related issues
Understanding and guiding team on new trends, initiatives, best practices both from business and technical stand point.


Background Experience:
6+ years’ experience in application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Understand the business and functional requirements that apply to the applications supporting a sub-domain or domain as well as their relevant interfaces.
4-6+ years’ experience in systems analysis and application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.


Java/J2EE/JDBC/JAXP, SOAP, JAX-WS, RESTful services


Nice to have:
IBM Rational Application Developer
IBM Integration Bus (IIB) V9 / V10 (good to have)
IBM WebSphere Message Queue (good to have)
IBM DB2 Database







Additional Job Information:
Ability to adapt to changing priorities.
May act as Team Leader. May be involved in providing assistance and training to lower level Programmer/Analysts.
Receives general supervision, and is competent to work at the highest level of all technical phases of systems analysis and application program development while working on own most of the time.
Ability to work effectively with business areas, IT infrastructure teams, and IT management and staff.
Broad knowledge of the client area's functions and systems, and systems and application program development technologies alternatives.
Excellent communication skills.


Potential Telework Position:
No

Percent of Travel Required:
10 - 25%

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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