Aetna Sr. Web Server Application Developer in Burlington, Massachusetts

Req ID: 46298BR


Aetna Consumer Health & Products (CHP) mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and a best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for Aetnas digital strategy and all digital products; as well as the development roadmap and execution of the roadmap. A key part of this team is to build an integrated platform and underlying products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness.

Aetna is taking on a major initiative to redesign and rebuild many of its customer facing digital assets. This effort will include a completely new approach to developing software within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, and processes. Aetna Digital is a newly formed startup like business unit within Aetna, which will design, build and deliver a completely new and integrated digital experience for our users.

Aetna Digital is looking for a Sr. Web Server Application Development with experience working in fast-paced startup like environment. A talented software development professional with a deep technical background and experience building excellent user focused solutions and who will drive forward innovation to deliver cutting edge application solutions.

Fundamental Components:

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the delivery of software projects through their technical abilities with cross functional and cross organization teams.

5+ years of modern development frameworks that deliver world-class digital experiences for the consumer or enterprise spaceContributions of released web applicationsAs a web developer, you'll collaborate on the development of complex systems; including requirements analysis, estimation, design and development, implementation and testingStrong desire to build in test from the start/ TDD development experience would be a plusStrong understanding of user-experience design for the web technology trendsContribute to the product features and key technology choicesPassion for technology and a high technical aptitudeWork with best of breed technologies CloudEnjoys the challenges associated with creating software for large audiencesPromote proper implementation of Agile processes, techniques and principlesExcellent verbal and written communication


Web application development OR Microservice development.Experience with any of the following :Node.js, Python, Ruby/RubyOnRailsExperience with Elixir and Microservices is a plus.Experience with testing frameworks including :Jasmine, Mocha, CucumberFamiliarity with using Restful APIsProficient understanding of code versioning tools such as GitExperience/knowledge with CI/CDExperience working in an Agile Environment.


Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


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