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Junior .NET Developer

Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Additional Locations: AZ-Phoenix

In AetnaMedicaid IT (a CVS Health company), this position supports the Utilization Management(UM) team, responsible for a portfolio of Medical Management systems, supporting more than 15 state Medicaid plans. As an Application Developer on an Agile team your primary focus is to deliver solutions on our iNotify correspondence system to meet business needs for both enhancements and new implementations. In this versatile DevOps role your skillset will also allow you to support the team as needed with story writing, QA testing, and close collaboration with Product Owners to understand the User Experience and design effective technology solutions. Team success will be measured by delivery of business-prioritized quality work on time and within budget.

Fundamental Components:
- Deliver at a high technical level of all phases
of application systems analysis, configuration, and programming
- Independently design and/or code cost-effective
- Perform unit testing. May be asked to perform or
assist with integration and system testing, or assist business partners with
User Acceptance Testing
- With limited direction, supports the
implementation of software into production, including integration of purchased
- Responsible for Code Asset Management for an
application or set of applications. Supports and promotes the reuse of assets
across the organization
- Learn core business processes and be able to ‘put
on a different hat’, such as BA or QA, to assist all functions of the team
- Champion the adoption of Agile best-practice and
work closely with the team and product owners to focus on the User Experience

Key Attributes
- Strong knowledge of software design and
development best-practice
- Attitude and desire to learn and perform in
multiple team roles as needed
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Strong work ethic and sense of urgency
- Comfortable in a frequently changing,
deadline-oriented business environment
- Ability to collaborate with others to identify inefficiencies
and process improvements. Embrace change and focus on continuous improvement

Background Experience:
- 2+ years’ experience in application program
development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
- 2+ years’ experience in systems analysis and
software/solution design
- Practical experience in two or more of the
following programming languages, development tools, and/or databases: MS SQL,
SSIS, .NET, VB Script, Javascript, XML
- Understanding of the systems development life
cycle (SDLC)
- Experience with Development/Agile support
software packages such as Team City, Rally, Clarity, Jira, Rational
- Understanding of software governance standards
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a
related discipline
- Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft
Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint

- Experience working in the Health Insurance
- Experience working with Utilization Management
processes and tools
- Experience working in a compliance-driven Medicaid
or Medicare organization
- Understanding of Medicaid business functions
such as Provider Authorization, Care Management, Claims, Enrollment, or
HIPAA-compliant file formats
- Knowledge of DevOps automation tools such as
Octopus, Team City, and Selenium


Additional Job Information:
Ability to work effectively with business areas and IT management and staff.
Good judgment.
Knowledge of the business area's functions and systems, and system and applications program development technological alternatives.
Good communication skills.

Required Skills:
Technology - Developing Software Solutions, Technology - Leveraging Technology, Technology - Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions

Technology Experience:
Aetna Application - Application Enabling Framework for .NET (AEFW), Database - Microsoft SQL Server

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.

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