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Senior Software Engineer (Java/ Big Data)~ 66069BR

Primary Location: New York, New York
Additional Locations: MA-Burlington, NY-New York
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Description:
Aetna's mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for Aetna's digital transformation and all digital products; as well as the development and execution of the digital roadmap. A key part of the responsibility is to build an integrated platform that enables the delivery of products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness. We want you to be apart of the team that will build this next generation platform.

Leveraging your expertise in Big Data, IoT, Native Cloud, Application Development, Machine Learning and Deep Learning, you will join a product team that is building disruptive cloud platform that will transform the healthcare industry and improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people. Aetna Digital is a highly energetic, highly collaborative team that operates as a startup within the Aetna Enterprise. We want you to bring your talent and expertise to drive the change the is desperately needed within the healthcare industry.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

Fundamental Components:
Aetna Digital, part of CVS Health, is looking for Senior Big Data Engineer with Java, Python, or Scala experience to help us leverage data from across the enterprise, the cloud and fog in order to transform, secure and deliver big data use cases into products focused on helping people live healthier lives.
Leveraging your expertise in Big Data, Analytics, Streaming and Cloud technologies, you will join a team that is building our core, cloud native health care platform focused on helping people live healthier lives. You will be working as a member of one of our scrum teams in New York, NY or Burlington, MA.
You will work on cutting-edge applications and products, brainstorming with architects, product managers, data scientists and fellow engineers to build data products used improve the health outcomes of millions of people.
The Details:
Design, implement, and support data ingestion and consumption pipelines for enterprise-scale datasets, using Big Data tools, such as Kafka, Spark, Presto, and Hive
Establish frameworks for quickly rolling out new data analysis for standalone data-driven products and micro-services
Model data and metadata to support persona-based interactions as defined through interfacing with business customers, gathering requirements, and delivering solutions
Demonstrate a deep knowledge of, and ability to operationalize, leading data technologies and best practices
Partner end-to-end with Product Managers and Data Scientists to understand customer requirements and design prototypes and bring ideas to production
What we are looking for:
We develop real products. You need to be an expert in design, coding and scripting
We prioritize professional industry experience; advanced degrees alone do not replace real world experience
We have massive scale. You need to have experience in distributed, scalable systems. You’ve worked with modern data storage, messaging, and processing tools and demonstrated experience designing and coding in big-data components such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark, and Kafka or similar
Were a growing, diverse team and we work together on delivering a Health Cloud platform. We love to collaborate and help each other, and we want someone to share that ideology
We are and need other self-starters who can see the big picture and prioritize their work to make the largest impact on the business and customers vision and requirements
You have excellent communication, leadership and collaboration skills


Background Experience:
  • 5-7 years in data engineering or software development in enterprise/web/cloud applications
  • Big Data expertise with cloud and enterprise level design/implementation
  • Experience with Hadoop and data in various forms (data warehouses/relational SQL, NoSQL, unstructured data environments)
  • Strong knowledge of programming languages/tools including: Java, Python, Scala, SQL, Kafka
  • Strong knowledge of data engineering concepts and platforms; inclusive of data ingestion, data virtualization, data preparation, data visualization and advanced analytics technologies
  • Strong knowledge of how to build, test, and deploy code to run on cloud infrastructure
  • Must have experience with Unix/Linux systems with scripting experience
  • Experience working in an agile environment



EDUCATION
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Additional Job Information:
Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 5% of your 401(k) contributions!
Health care (HSA/FSA), dental, vision benefits, PTO
Gym / Showers
A top of the line MacBook Pro
Sit/stand desk
Aetna-sponsored refreshments, Friday lunches, etc.
Tuition reimbursement
Reimbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences

Potential Telework Position:
No

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.

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