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Technical Consultant

Primary Location: Hartford, CT
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
This position serves on the Shared Underwriting Services Systems & Tools team within Commercial Underwriting. The ideal candidate will support and maintain current business developed applications (BDAs) and Underwriting tools, as well as contribute to the creation of new ones. It requires a creative analytical approach using a variety of technologies and methods to deliver process improvement.

Fundamental Components:
  • Supports one or more processes related to the use of applicable tools that deliver business system solutions.
  • Contributes to activities such as analysis, planning, design, development, testing, installation and maintenance of support systems and workflows for business areas.
  • Creates complex queries, does technical report/programming.
  • Provides workgroup support to projects.
  • Supports implementation and rollout of vendor/customer products. Creates vendor/customer specifications.
  • Analyzes data for trends and translates data into meaningful information.
  • Provides analysis of business implications and applies problem solving skills to meet business needs.
  • Uses consistent definitions and methodologies.
  • Creatively translates information using business knowledge and identify additional information needed to support analytical objectives.
  • Interacts with internal/external customers to define/develop information products.
  • Assists in training customers on use of data and data applications.
  • Understand nuances of data, checks for reasonability and works to improve data quality.
  • Assists in the development of presentation to market information capabilities/recommendation.
  • May participate in the presentation of information to customer and internal business areas.
  • Actively works with designated Subject Matter Experts to create or update "generalized" proposal / survey responses.

Background Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • SQL programming skills
  • Preferred programming languages a plus (C#, asp, Java, VB.Net, HTML)
  • Advanced Excel skills (complex formulas, pivots, dynamic visualizations, VBA)
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively coordinate multiple projects simultaneously
  • Basic understanding of Salesforce would be a plus

Additional Job Information:
This job will focus on technical responsibilities.

Required Skills:
Leadership - Collaborating for Results, Technology - Developing Software Solutions, Technology - Leveraging Technology

Desired Skills:
Service - Demonstrating Service Discipline

Functional Skills:
Communication - Web content & applications management, Information Technology - Application architecture, Information Technology - Application development

Technology Experience:
Database - Microsoft SQL Server, Database - SQL Server, Development Tool - Microsoft Visual Studio

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.

Candidate Privacy Information:
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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