Aetna Data Engineer in Alpharetta, Georgia

Req ID: 44463BR


Join our team to actively design, develop and support our innovative Healthcare Clinical Analytics Platform and Solutions. Exciting opportunities in a growing business segment to help define strategies around future delivery and on-going support of such services using modern techniques.

Fundamental Components:

Work with a small team of Engineers to develop and support new and existing customer-facing Data Analytic products that provide data services to various clinical workflows. Were looking to expand our data offerings and require a skilled data architect to bring it to the next level. The product portfolio spans several technologies including SQL 2016 and NoSQL technologies. Industry standards and internal data shapes and models vary from delimited, SQL, XML to JSON.


  • 5+ years of SQL engineering/development. (MS SQL Server a plus)

  • Bulk data import and ETL like process experience.

  • 2+ years of NoSql technology experience. (1 or more, Cassandra and/or MongoDb are a plus)

  • 2+ years of Big Data technology experience. (e.g. Spark, Hadoop, MapReduce, etc)

  • Experience analyzing and transitioning data analytic systems from SQL to NoSQL paradigms.


    The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


    Functional - Information Technology/Application development/7-10 Years


    Technical - Database/Microsoft SQL Server/4-6 Years/Power User

    Technical - Database/ETI (ETL tool)/4-6 Years/Power User

    Technical - Database/Distributed Data Design/4-6 Years/Power User

    Technical - Development Languages/SQL/4-6 Years/Power User


  • Proven track record in designing, implementing and supporting similar services using similar technologies

  • Ability to work with product and customer stakeholders to gather requirements, and the ability to create and work on user stories that satisfy feature requirements

  • Excellent communication skills to create and contribute to supporting documentation and also to assist others with tasks like troubleshooting and resolving technical issues

  • Familiarity with Agile and/or Kanban type processes

    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

    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.

Job Function: Information Technology