Aetna Senior iOS Architect in Burlington, Massachusetts

Req ID: 51498BR

POSITION SUMMARY

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 Aetna's 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.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

Fundamental Components:

Aetna Digital is looking for a Mobile Software Architect / iOS Architect that will interface with several disciplines within various BUs of Aetna including UI, PM, Partners, Engineering, etc., as well as outside partners & vendors towards the creation of a unified customer facing experience. This role requires 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.

  • 5+ years of mobile development (iOS and/or Android)

  • 10+ years of modern front-end development experience. Familiar with current technologies& trends.

  • Interest in keeping abreast of new technologies

  • Good sense of how mobile apps should be architected to enhance stability, performance, maintainability and extensibility.

  • Ability to coordinate the architectural growth and develop across several scrum teams.

  • Ability to source issues, problems & ideas from developers, and well as corral teams to come up with solid solutions.

  • Collaborate with internal & external groups, partner with vendors to extend the platform as needed.

  • Strong interest in user-experience design and how it should be applied to application design.

  • Self-motivated, seeking out opportunities to move the application, its design and architecture forward based on projected features and road-map visions.

  • Also seeks out technologies & concepts to help influence product direction going forward.

  • Should enjoy communicating with developers, reaching out, connecting to pull and push ideas, thoughts and concepts.

  • Passion for technology and a high technical aptitude.

  • Enjoys the challenges associated with creating software for large audiences

  • A disciplined approach to software development and problem solving

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

  • 5+ years iOS experience, 10+ years development experience

  • Experience with design and development of complex systems; including requirements analysis, estimation, implementation and testing

  • iOS -> experience with Swift & Obj-c, knowledge of several built in frameworks e.g. Core Data, Core Animation, Location, Health Kit etc.

  • Experience architecting and developing large code base, feature rich applications.

  • Go get attitude

  • Excellent verbal and written communications

  • Working in an Agile SDLC

EDUCATION

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

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

  • 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: CH&S TECHNOLOGY