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Engineering Manager, Release Engineering

Primary Location: New York, NY
Additional Locations: NY-New York

Aetna's mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and a best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for Aetna's digital strategy and all digital products; as well as the development roadmap and execution of the roadmap. A key part of this team is to build an integrated platform and underlying products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness.

Aetna is taking on a major initiative to redesign and rebuild many of its customer facing digital assets. This effort will include a completely new approach to developing software within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, and processes. Aetna Digital is a newly formed startup like business unit within Aetna, which will design, build and deliver a completely new and integrated digital experience for our users.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

The Manager, Software Engineering will be responsible for overseeing and ensuring timely software releases and manage the software implementation process from development to execution.

Fundamental Components:
  • Responsible for implementation and management of infrastructure solutions based on Engineering architectural designs
  • Manage and maintain software defined infrastructure environment, configuration and build scripts for Product teams in production environment
  • Monitor all events that occur and detect and escalate exception conditions during CI and CD process where Infrastructure impacts applications/platform
  • Maintain operational stability; enforce security measures, testing, development and deployment of new Infrastructure
  • Work with Product teams to better refine automated provisioning through analysis of application and their workflow
  • Track and maintain metrics to monitor the usage/consumption of Infrastructure services; ensure performance and SLA adherence
  • Coordinate all production system deployments and technology infrastructure necessary to support application/platform prior to deployment
  • Monitor all events and take appropriate actions to address and control events
  • Ensure standard build/image for Product teams

Background Experience:
  • 2-5 years of experience maintaining custom applications
  • Experience configuring, managing, troubleshooting Windows .NET and/or Linux Java systems.
  • Experience with configuration management, deployment automation systems and concepts (Maven, Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, Git, TFS, SVN, etc…).
  • Experience installing/upgrading applications; deploying applications/solutions.
  • Work with Jenkins and CI tools to automate software delivery (build, test, deploy).
  • Experience in configuring SOA-based applications (SOAP, JSON, and similar).
  • Experience with basic Linux and/or Windows administration.
  • Hands-on working knowledge, with large-scale, high-availability heterogeneous infrastructure.
  • Hands-on working experience with implementing configuration, build, deployment and release management best practices.
  • Creating documentation for application configuration and procedures.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Bash and PowerShell.
  • B.S in Computer Science or similar.
  • Good communications skills.
  • Healthcare IT experience– a plus.

Additional Job Information:
  • Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 6% of your 401(k) contributions!
  • Health care (HSA/FSA), dental, vision benefits, PTO
  • A top of the line MacBook Pro
  • $200/yr towards wellness - gym membership, fitbit, treadmill
  • Up-to 5K a year toward tuition reimbursement
  • Reimbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences

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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