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CVS Health Sr Softw Dev Engineer in Burlington, Massachusetts


Job Description:

Aetna-CVSHealth’s Consumer Health & Products division, Aetna Digital’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 a part of the team that will build this next generation platform.

You will join the product team that will deliver the platform that will disrupt the healthcare industry and improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people. We want you to bring forward your talent and expertise to drive the change the is desperately needed within the healthcare industry.




Job Group:

CH & S Technology

Full or Part Time:

Full Time

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Percent of Travel Required:

0 - 10%

Posting Job Title:

Senior Software Development Engineer

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EEO Statement:

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

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Fundamental Components:

Aetna Digital is looking for a Senior Software Development Engineer with Java, NodeJS or Python development experience to help build our next generation cloud native health care platform to enable the delivery of use cases into products focused on helping people live healthier lives.

In this role, you will use your experience in working on the latest big data, cloud technologies, and development methodologies involving cloud computing, NoSQL databases, security, encryption, data movement in order to help us leverage data and IoT events to deliver critical capabilities. You will be working as a member of one of our scrum teams in Burlington, MA.

You will be part of team in designing & developing applications/pipelines for data movement, transformation and dissemination using advanced technologies, such as Microservices, Docker/Containers & CI/CD in cloud native environments.

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:

  • Develop cloud scalable applications & services in a containerized and CI/CD environment

  • Design, implement, and support data integration for enterprise-scale datasets, using Big Data technologies such as Kafka, data streaming, Spark, relational and NoSQL data stores.

  • Establish frameworks for application integration with big data and IoT datasets, including connected devices and electronic medical records.

  • 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

  • Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites.

  • Test software development methodology in an agile environment

  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms.

  • Collaborate cross-functionally with data scientists, business users, project managers and other engineers to achieve elegant solutions.

  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement.

  • Mentor junior developers

  • Demonstrate a deep knowledge & ability to operationalize, scalable web/webservices applications with industry standards and best practices

  • Partner end-to-end with Architects, Product Managers and Data Engineers 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 must have worked with modern data storage, messaging, and processing tools and demonstrated experience designing and coding in big-data components.

  • We are 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

Background Experience:

  • 5+ years software development in enterprise/ web/ cloud applications

  • Big Data expertise with cloud and enterprise level design/implementation

  • We run a multi-cloud platform and containerize applications. You should have good experience of how to build, test, and deploy code to run on cloud infrastructure

  • Working knowledge with functional, imperative and object-oriented languages and methodologies

  • Experience with programming languages/tools including: Java, NodeJS, JavaScript and possibly Python

  • Working knowledge in distributed microservices architecture

  • Experience with building APIs and services using REST

  • Experience with containers orchestration technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, Vagrant, etc

  • Experience with build automation technologies like Maven, Gradle, Jenkins, CircleCI, Harness, etc.

  • Exposure to service mesh platform, such as Istio, Consul, Kuma, etc

  • Must have experience with Unix/Linux systems with scripting experience

  • Hands-on platform builder with significant experience in developing scalable data platforms.

  • Experience with test-driven development and automated testing frameworks.

  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.

  • Capable of delivering on multiple competing priorities with little supervision.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication, leadership and collaboration skills.

Benefits Program:

Benefit eligibility may vary by 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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