Aetna Sr. iOS Architect in Burlington, Massachusetts
Req ID: 44958BR
Aetna Consumer Health& Products (CHP) mandate is totransform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement anda best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for Aetna'sdigital strategy and all digital products; as well as the development roadmap and execution of the road-map. A key part of this team is to build anintegrated platform and underlying products to drive engagement andrevolutionize health and wellness.Aetna is taking on amajor initiative to redesign and rebuild many of its customer facing digitalassets. This effort will include a completely new approach to developingsoftware within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, andprocesses. Aetna Digital is a newly formed startup like businessunit within Aetna, which will design, build and deliver a completely new andintegrated digital experience for our users. Aetna Digital is looking for a Mobile SoftwareArchitect / iOS Architect that willinterface with several disciplines within various BUs of Aetna including UI,PM, Partners, Engineering, etc., as well as outside partners & vendorstowards the creation of a unified customer facing experience. This role requirestalented software development professional with a deep technical background andexperience building excellent user focused solutions and who will drive forwardinnovation to deliver cutting edge application solutions. Fundamental Components: The ideal candidate willbe able to work with stakeholders, including business, product, and UX teammembers to influence the application architecture and design. 5+ years of mobiledevelopment (iOS and/or Android)10+ years of modernfront-end development experience. Familiar with current technologies& trends.Interest in keepingabreast of new technologiesGood sense of howmobile apps should be architected to enhance stability, performance,maintainability and extensibility.Ability to coordinatethe architectural growth and develop across several scrum teams.Ability to sourceissues, problems & ideas from developers, and well as corral teams to comeup with solid solutions.Collaborate withinternal & external groups, partner with vendors to extend the platform asneeded. Strong interestin user-experience design and how it should be applied to application design.Self-motivated, seekingout opportunities to move the application, its design and architecture forwardbased on projected features and road-map visions.Also seeks outtechnologies & concepts to help influence product direction going forward.Should enjoycommunicating with developers, reaching out, connecting to pull and push ideas,thoughts and concepts.Passion for technologyand a high technical aptitude.* Enjoys thechallenges associated with creating software for large audiencesA disciplined approachto software development and problem solvingBackground/Experience desired:5+ years iOS/Androidexperience, 10+ years development experienceExperience with designand development of complex systems; including requirements analysis,estimation, implementation and testingiOS -> experiencewith Swift & Objc, knowledge of several built in frameworks e.g. Core Data,Core Animation, Location, HealthKit etc.Experience architectingand developing large code base, feature rich applications.Go get attitudeExcellent verbal andwritten communicationsWorking in an AgileSDLCEDUCATIONBachelor s degree orequivalent experience.ADDITIONAL JOBINFORMATIONBest ofall worlds...Start up like environment within Aetna's Consumer Health &Services. Helping to increase Aetna's digital footprint in the market, whileworking on cool technologies, and working with the most amazing people!
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