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Aetna IT is committed to keeping our members at the heart of everything we do. Our top-talent workforce delivers leading-edge technology, drives innovation, turns vision into action and challenges the art of the possible. We provide best-in-class services to our members by delivering groundbreaking healthcare tools, enabling consumer-friendly interactions and protecting data security. Your mission will be to deliver innovating technology solutions including: Hybrid cloud infrastructure, artificial intelligence/machine learning capabilities and infrastructure as code.

Aetna, a CVS Health Company, is a company with a world-class IT team and we will be counting on you to carry on our success as the preferred provider of infrastructure services for our business partners.

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Architect II - Technology Evaluation

Primary Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
This position requires technical evaluation and assessment of technology being considered for use within CVS/Aetna. Successful candidates must have a strong ability to research various technology candidates including multiple research vectors (complexity, cost, financial well being, implementation, operational aspects)

Fundamental Components:
Manage the technical assessment of vendor products and work with existing subject matter experts to ascertain a comprehensive view of risks and requirements for onboarding the product.
Drive awareness of open tasks and issues with respective owners
Provide management with reports on incoming requests and management of tasks
Triage requests for architectural guidance and direct to the appropriate parties
Maintain the repository of installed technology artifacts and associated metadata

Background Experience:
Minimum of 3 years recent and related experience in information systems development or implementation
Experience with architectural abstractions and design patterns.
Experience with technical assessment of product and cloud based capabilities.
Strong communication skills
Strong presentation skills

Additional Job Information:
Work as part of a team who intercepts requests for technology evaluation and assessment of products the business is considering to achieve their objectives. Identify potential risks/exposures with the use of this technology, working with SMEs and domain architects to determine potential duplication/overlap with existing functionality and/or enterprise platform capabilities. Work with corporate security to evaluation security/compliance risks

Required Skills:
Leadership - Driving a Culture of Compliance, Leadership - Driving Change, Leadership - Driving Strategic and Organizational Agility

Desired Skills:
Technology - Creating Technology Partnerships, Technology - Promoting Emerging Technology, Technology - Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions

Functional Skills:
Information Technology - Business architecture, Information Technology - Enterprise architecture, Information Technology - Strategy & planning

Technology Experience:
Asset Management - Asset Center, Reporting Tool - Business Objects

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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