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Sr Application Developer

Primary Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
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Description:
POSITION SUMMARY
**This position does not support sponsorship
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. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents those procedures. Competent to work at the highest technical level of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming activities. Regularly provides guidance and training to less-experienced programmer/analysts.



Fundamental Components:
Fundamental Components:
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 the reuse 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.
Ability to support and lead others to develop API
services utilizing onshore and offshore teams.
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.
Exhibits the following Senior Application
Developer Behaviors






6+ years experience in application program
development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Expertise in one or more programming language,
development tools, and/or databases and the systems development life cycle,
applicable to development organization.
4-6+ years experience in systems analysis and
application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and
work experience.
Experience with application development support
software packages.
Understand the business and functional
requirements that apply to the applications supporting a sub-domain or domain
as well as their relevant interfaces.





Background Experience:

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:
Hands on experience with IIB (IBM Integration Bus) Version 9/10
Strong ESQL XSLT skills

6+ years experience in application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Expertise in one or more programming language, development tools, and/or databases and the systems development life cycle, applicable to development organization.
4-6+ years experience in systems analysis and application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Experience with application development support software packages.
Understand the business and functional requirements that apply to the applications supporting a sub-domain or domain as well as their relevant interfaces.
Knowledge and experience with DevOps practices.
Experience with agile development (scrum, SAFe, Kanban)



Potential Telework Position:
No

Percent of Travel Required:
10 - 25%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

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