Skip to main content

Information Technology

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.

Back to Job Navigation (Overview)

Success Profile

What makes a successful Information Technologist?
Here are the traits we are looking for:

  • Adaptable
  • Collaborative
  • Communicator
  • Digitally Savvy
  • Good Listener
  • Problem-solver
  • Results Driven
  • Team Player
  • Technologically savvy
  • Versatile
  • Relationship expertise
  • Diplomatic
  • Trustworthy
  • Business Savvy

Back to Job Navigation (Success)


  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Healthcare

  • Dependent
    Care FSA

  • Health and

Back to Job Navigation (Rewards)

Job Details

Senior Architect, Solution/Integration - 56661BR

Primary Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
Position can be located in one of the following Aetna office: Hartford, CT, Blue Bell, PA, Downers Grove, IL


Aetna's Office of the CTO - Architecture Delivery organization is seeking a proven technical leader to join a high priority program that is focused on transforming Aetna's customer service experience.

Fundamental Components:
Turning technology transformation strategy into action in the form of solution and integration designs Driving innovative solutions in Digital Architecture Being an ambassador for partnership with IT delivery and business stakeholders Provide leadership and direction to technical architects and other technical professionals Partner with Program Management and Product Owners to deliver business value Ensure proper performance engineering disciplines are incorporated into projects A diverse technical background with key areas of depth around digital transformation, hybrid solutions and operating at scale. Proven master of Solution Architecture and Mobile Integration Technologies. Effective communicator and collaborator, who can apply outcome-based leadership across teams and organizations. Extensive experience designing complex integrations with a focus on performance engineering and loose coupling utilizing APIs and Services You are flexible and creative with the ability to propose innovative ideas and collaborate with diverse teams to achieve the positive outcomes. Experience with any or all of the following: Agile/Scrum Development & Management, Scaled Agile Framework, Iterative & Incremental development approaches, Continuous Integration and delivery Experience working knowledge of a wide range of digital and integration technologies across a number of applications, such as: Mobile/Web frameworks, Omni Channel Experience Design, Cloud and Security


-Minimum of 8 years recent and related experience as an Architect - architecting large scale federated systems -Experience with architectural abstractions and design patterns.
Experience with object-oriented modeling principles (inheritance, polymorphism) and methods (use cases, sequence diagrams, etc.).
Healthcare background or experience is preferred 3 years of experience with digital application design and development, and integrating enterprise business systems
Significant experience with the Salesforce Service Cloud
Experience with mobile platforms, web applications, middleware/services/APIs and Business process management -Experience with Agile Methodology including Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) is desired
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
trong leadership skills to effectively influence decisions and positively impact progress are required

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Functional - Information Technology/Application architecture/4-6 Years
Functional - Information Technology/Enterprise architecture/4-6 Years
Functional - Leadership/Lead significant enterprise-wide initiative/1-3 Years

Technical - Modeling/Unified Modeling Language (UML)/1-3 Years/

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED
Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED
Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/ADVANCED

Leadership/Creating Accountability/ADVANCED
Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED
Technology/Promoting Emerging Technology/ADVANCED


Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidates'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.

Click To Review Our Benefits (PDF)


Influential Content

Back to Job Navigation (Trending)

Sign up for Job Alerts

Explore This Area

Check out where you could be working if you apply.

View Map

Similar Jobs

Join Our Talent Community

Sign up to receive information about job openings that are tailored to your skills and interests. Plus, get the latest career news from Aetna.