Aetna Senior Cloud Engineer (Big Data) - 49930BR in Burlington, Massachusetts

Req ID: 49930BR


Aetna Consumer Health & Products 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.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

Leveraging your expertise in Big Data, IoT, Native Cloud Engineering, Machine Learning or Current Architectural Patterns, 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.

Aetna Digital is a highly energic, highly collaborative team that operates as a startup within the Aetna Enterprise.

We want you to bring forward your talent and expertise to drive the change the is desperately needed within the healthcare industry.

Fundamental Components:

We are looking for a Cloud Engineer with strong Big Data Platform experience to join our quickly growing technology team. Central to our model and overall organizational success, we develop capabilities to aggregate disparate datasets and create products and solutions to drive business decisions, enable the execution of business strategies, and measure business and clinical outcomes. While this role will be dynamic in nature, specific responsibilities of the Cloud Engineer will include: Accountability for managing our cloud infrastructure in a security-first fashion Provide expertise and influence in the development of network and server infrastructure and support in operating our enterprise data architecture Participate in the development of internal software products Embody and exemplify our devops culture


5+ years of relevant work experience in Enterprise Systems administration (UNIX/Linux) 3+ years of relevant experience working with Big Data products. Specifically, in a hybrid-cloud environment. Experience in at least 1 language / scripting framework (Bash, Python, Ruby, PowerShell, etc.) and desire to pick up another language Experience in a multi-cloud infrastructure environment (AWS, Azure, GCP) Experience in Cloud Networking (DNS, IPsec, Security Groups, VPN, Load Balancing) Experience designing cloud credential management solutions (IAM Roles, Azure RBAC ) Experience with directory services (Active Directory, LDAP, Okta, OneLogin, etc.) Experience with a configuration management framework (Chef, Ansible, Puppet etc.) Proficiency in orchestrating and managing data platforms is strongly preferred (Mesos, Zookeeper, Hadoop, Spark, Presto, etc.) Experience with Amazon EMR (or equivalent cloud offerings), Spark, Amazon Redshift (or equivalent cloud offerings) and PostgreSQL Experience in supporting Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Data Science and Big Data organizations Experience managing and operating a logging infrastructure (ELK stack preferred) Experience implementing an Infrastructure cloud monitoring and alerting using native cloud provider offerings or third parties such as DataDog, OpsGenie, etc. Exposure to a containers and container orchestrations is a plus Healthcare industry experience preferred but not required

Behavioral CompetenciesPersonal Initiative: Highly accountable, self-starter; strong sense of urgency; can work autonomously with limited direction Strong written and spoken English language skills Be a self-starter who is excited about technology. Ability to juggle many tasks and projects in a fast-moving environment A very strong customer focus with a passion for success Bias for action and pragmatism: drive for translating insight into business improvements Flexible: ably navigates within ambiguity; can operate effectively at various levels of abstraction Communication: distills complex, technical topics articulately to a nontechnical audience Collaboration: orientation to team-based work product and results Humility: low ego; engenders trust; respectful


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!

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

Gym / Showers

A top of the line MacBook Pro

Sit/stand desk

Free Parking (Burlington, MA office)

Aetna-sponsored refreshments, Friday lunches, etc.

$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