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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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Senior Architect

Primary Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
Senior Architect in the Office of the CTO delivering innovative technology and integration solutions to meet business goals and objectives resulting in exceeding customer expectations.

Fundamental Components:
Researches and proposes innovative technical solutions and strategies. Studies and documents architectural frameworks and reference material. Identifies and solves complex design problems and creates new solutions Designs and modifies components of new and existing IT systems and vendor offerings to promote integrated corporate business systems. Performs related duties as assigned or requested, independently. Creates the required Architecture solutions to turn vison into action.
Analyzes current information technology environments to identify and assess critical capabilities and recommend solutions.
Provides research and development activities for architecture. Completes product positioning and assessments. Provides lab and vendor support. Provides guidance for enterprise-wide technology. Develops frameworks, standards and reference material for architecture and associated products.
Develops and maintains common services, repositories and utility components for the enterprise. Develops and maintain enterprise-wide and domain blueprints and models for the architecture portfolio. Provides program and project level architectures, including support for data, application and technology architecture.
Provides data, application and technology deliverables on a program and project level basis including risk and opportunity assessment, modeling and design related products and services.
Manages the architecture governance activities associated with ensuring compliance with the enterprise architecture.
Effectively communicates the architecture to all levels of the organization.

Minimum of six years recent and related experience in information systems architecture methodologies.
Experience with architectural abstractions and design patterns.
Experience with object-oriented modeling principles (inheritance, polymorphism) and methods (use cases, sequence diagrams, etc.).

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

Functional - Information Technology/Enterprise architecture/4-6 Years
Functional - Communications/Communication Development - Executive level presentations/1-3 Years

Technology/Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture/MASTERY
Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED
General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

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

Are you looking to be part of a team the reimagines and reinvents HealthCare? We are looking for talented individuals with a passion to innovate and a desire to gain exposure to leading edge technology and career development opportunities. You will be part of a dynamic team within CVS Health Office of the CTO which is involved in reshaping health care to help people live healthier lives

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.

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
10 - 25%

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