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Senior Big Data Cloud Engineer

Primary Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford, MA-Wellesley, NY-New York
Senior Big Data Cloud Engineer

Do you like to solve complex business problems leveraging the latest technology?

Do you enjoy helping others?

Do you want to join a team that will accelerate your career?

The Analytics Engineering team is currently looking for an exceptional engineer to join our team in one of our locations: Hartford, CT;Wellesley, MA; New York, NY.

The senior role is an opportunity to join the analytics engineering team within the transformation organization working on projects that will shape the future of the organization. Come join our team and help us improve millions of lives using technology!

The ideal candidate is a creative problem solver with a team first mentality who can flourish in a fast paced environment. Their experience will consist 5+ years of technical experience (Java or any of the major languages). They will have a demonstrated ability to apply advanced technical concepts when designing and building solutions.


  • 5 or more years of progressively complex related experience
  • Knowledge in Java, Python, SQL/Hive, NoSQL, Spark
  • Knowledge of data structures, algorithms,distributed processing
  • Knowledge of Hadoop architecture, HDFScommands
  • Knowledge (1-3 years) of AWS or similar distributed architecture (EC2, S3, SQS, etc.)
  • Knowledge of bash shell scripts, UNIX utilities & UNIXcommands
  • Designs & builds new solutions leveraging cloud resources or on premise infrastructure
  • Ability to leverage multiple tools and programming languages to efficiently analyze and manipulate large data sets
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills within and across teams
  • Demonstrated ability designing &optimizing queries to build scalable, modular, efficient data pipelines
  • Experience in H2O or R is a plus

Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

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.

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