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Sr. Front-End Developer - 66233BR

Primary Location: Wellesley, MA
Additional Locations: MA-Wellesley

The Sr. Front End Developer is responsible for producing web pages, sites, web applications, digital presentations, clickable prototypes, animations and other technology-enabled interfaces that conform to design requirements & functional specifications.

Fundamental Components:


You understand technology and how it can be a facilitator of an end user’s desired experience and are always on the lookout for applicable, emerging trends or solutions to share with the rest of the creative team.

You excel in defining, designing & building web pages, enhancements or web sites according to wireframes, visual designs and functional & technical specifications.

You have all sorts of awesome tricks for creating and communicating the structure, logic, fl ow and navigation of creative concepts through compelling, interactive prototypes & technology frameworks.

You’re at your best translating business requirements into effective, user-centric experiences, produced accurately and on schedule, utilizing best practices, and meeting code reviews and QA requirements.

You thrive in collaborative environments mixed with design and development peers and enjoy opportunities to “translate” technology to non-techies.

You understand the importance of accessibility requirements can demonstrate a diligence in ensuring that developed experiences are accessible for all audience types.

Background Experience:


You have a strong knowledge of digital media channels & web/digital advertising requirements.

You have a demonstrable familiarity working within enterprise CMS platforms (e.g., AEM, Sitecore, etc.) and a practical understanding of component driven development and large-scale systematic thinking.

You have significant experience working with multi-disciplinary teams to successfully take digital projects through their full life cycle—from concept to launch.

You’re an expert in front end frameworks (either React or Vue), GIT, and Animation Libraries, responsive design & writing presentation-layer code including HTML(5) and CSS.

You have a familiarity with usability and accessibility best practices. Experience in animated HTML(5) banner ads, responsive HTML email & backend development a plus.

You have a strong attention to detail with an emphasis on accuracy and quality, and a critical eye for design aesthetics.


You have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combined with outstanding digital portfolio, plus at least 8 years experience in a digital marketing, digital agency or applicable product environment. The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

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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