Aetna Salesforce Software Delivery Advisor in Burlington, Massachusetts

Req ID: 57164BR


The Salesforce Software Delivery Advisor is a critical role for Aetnas Clinical technology enablement team. This is a hands-on position and the candidate will collaborate and consult with key stakeholders in business, program management and IT/COE to deliver on key Clinical business initiatives. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, detail oriented, organized, and able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced and changing environment. If you are looking to make a foot print in an industry that is continuously evolving, you will want to consider being part of our team.

Position can be based at any Aetna location.

Fundamental Components:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Performs technical analysis, design, development and implementation support for system integration's and Salesforce customization's following Apex design patterns and object-oriented programming best practices.

  • Proven ability to translate business needs into process or system improvements

  • Strong influencing and communication skills. Conversant with both technical and business audience

  • Work with a cross-functional Scrum team to maintain and enhance Salesforce Service and Sales Cloud applications in iterative release cycles

  • Technical leadership, setting best practices including integration and application development, deployment, testing (unit and systems), and iterative refinement

  • Seek out opportunities to utilize SFDC to improve processes and productivity, and make recommendations to support an organization scaling at a rapid pace

  • Provide technical expertise in identifying, evaluating and developing technology solutions including integrations with other enterprise software solutions

  • Provide support for the deployment tasks and production checkout

  • Troubleshoot and fix defects for planned releases and production issues

  • Work independently to make decisions regarding resolution of issues

  • Create clear and concise functional and technical specifications, diagrams and other documentation

  • Writes user stories and acceptance criteria for complex Agile deployments

  • Experience working with technical and business stakeholders from global cross-functional teams

  • Delivers detailed design proof-of-concepts, wireframes, prototypes, in PPT and sandbox, as needed

  • Salesforce Certifications required to be considered for this position: Administrator, Platform Developer I


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in platform experience

  • Fluent in Salesforce Lightning. Extensive experience developing Lightning Components - both within the Salesforce Lightning Design System and by writing custom Lightning Components

  • Extensive VisualForce, Apex Classes/Controllers, Apex Triggers development experience

  • Web services development or experience with Salesforce API (REST, SOAP, Metadata, etc.)

  • Knowledge of integration's, third-party integration tools and ETL with Salesforce

  • Experience with different Salesforce deployment methodologies and techniques

  • Strong understanding of key SFDC architectural concepts and how they influence design

  • Good understanding of data structures, data modeling and database schema is required

  • Experience using Salesforce tools and utilities (Data Loader, Eclipse IDE, ANT Migration tool, Selenium, DemandTools)

  • Web application development experience, including solid experience with Java or C#, as well as HTML, JavaScript, and CSS

  • Extensive Knowledge of SOQL

  • Salesforce Certifications preferred to be considered for this position: Service Cloud Consultant or other SFDC specialization


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



Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 6% of your 401(k) contributions!

Position is available to any Aetna location

Health care (HSA/FSA), dental, vision benefits, PTO

$200/yr towards wellness - gym membership, Fitbit, treadmill

Up-to $5K a year toward tuition reimbursement

Reimbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences

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

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.