Aetna Senior ETL- DataStage Developer in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 37580BR


Is a technical subject matter expert in Corporate Data Marts ETL development team and has full technical knowledge of all phases of the application development process. Under general direction, has duties managing all development activities of content management initiatives, instructing, directing, and checking the work of other development personnel.

Fundamental Components:

This position will be within the Corporate Data Mart ETL Development team, requiring in-depth knowledge of the DataStage toolset. The ideal candidate will be required to lead the technical design of complex, highly re-usable DataStage ETL processes including the creation and maintenance of technical application and component specifications. This position will require the ability to code to the technical specifications and often times, guide other DataStage resources through development activities within an onshore/offshore staffing model. This person will be responsible for interacting with multiple teams while working through technical and design issues. He/she will be responsible for the creation of detailed test plans as well as performing Unit and Integration testing exercises to ensure high-quality systems delivery. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently as well as in small groups, performing technical activities including analysis, design, development, testing and production installation of all components of a DataStage application. This individual may participate in the coaching and training of new team members.


Demonstrated lead technical resource experience, overseeing the technical responsibilities of other development resources Minimum of 6 years experience in the IT industry. 4 years of ETL Datastage software skills are required, with multiple years of design and development experience in diverse architectures. Experience with the Datastage toolset, Datastage/EE v8.5, Server and Parallel programming (strong Parallel programming), Unix, Unix scripting Must be adept at handling multiple assignments and responsibilities simultaneously and adjusting priorities as necessary while delivering a quality product with limited guidance. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required, as you must articulate analysis and designs concepts, issues and concerns, identify risks and prepare necessary documentation.


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


Functional - Information Technology/Application development/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Application maintenance & support/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Application architecture/4-6 Years


TechnicalExperience/TechnicalFocus/4-6 Years/System Support


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.

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Job Function: Information Technology