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Application Developer

Primary Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
Additional Locations: AZ-Scottsdale
Seeking an Application Developer to develop or modify moderately complex information systems. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents and maintains those programs. Competent to work on most phases of applications systems analysis and programming activities but requires instruction and guidance in other phases.

Fundamental Components:
  • Designs, develops, unit tests, debugs and supports production for an existing or new application.
  • With limited direction, translates business requirements to technical specifications. Creates technical designs for a new application or enhancements, including integration of purchased solutions.
  • Performs ongoing system maintenance, research, problem resolution and on- call support, according to defined plans or documentation for existing systems.
  • Assist QA and business partners with testing.
  • Supports processes related to the implementation of systems into production.
  • Works on multiple projects and/or enhancements and actively participates as a member of each project team supporting an application or set of applications.
  • Works on small and large moderately complex projects that require increased skill in multiple technical environments and disciplines

Background Experience:
  • 4+ years’ experience in application development or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in triaging, troubleshooting, and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and written with technical and non-technical staff.
  • Expertise in one or more programming language, development tools, and/or databases and the systems development life cycle, applicable to development organization.
  • Experience with Agile software development methodology.
  • Good understanding of API and Integration concepts and technologies, such as REST, SOAP, JSON and XML.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Functional Skills: Health care experience, Change & Release Engineering/Management; Ability to communicate effectively verbally and written
Programming Languages: VB.Net, Java, C, SQL, SOAP XML Web Services, REST JSON Web Services
Technical Skills: Git software version control system, Oracle SQL Developer, IBM Integration Bus technology, HP Quality Center, Rally || Servers: Windows/Linux || Database: Oracle 11g

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

Functional Skills:
Information Technology - Application development, Information Technology - Application maintenance & support

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

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

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