Aetna Sr. Software Engineer in Test Data Quality Developer- 56169BR in Burlington, Massachusetts

Req ID: 56169BR

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 building software within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, and processes. Aetna Digital, a newly formed startup like business unit within Aetna, will design, build and deliver completely new and integrated digital experiences for our users.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

Aetna is looking for a Sr. Software Engineer in Test Data Quality Developer. As a member of the Digital Transformation Data Engineering team, you will responsible for the Quality related activities working directly with product, development and stakeholders to ensure we develop and release the highest quality software product, while ensuring that our quality engineering practices are applied throughout the Agile development lifecycle. You will collaborate with cross functional and cross organization teams on quality initiatives and techniques that promote the best software testing practices and automation tools.


  • 5+ years of experience in a Software Quality position

  • 3+ Automation Test Development

  • Drive the data quality engineering activities throughout every phase of the SDLC requirements, design, development and testing.

  • Work closely with SMES and scrum teams to understand the business requirements; review business and technical specifications; design and provide data testing strategies, cases, and validation coverage.

  • Implementation and execution of automation tests that ensures quality of large scale data structures and pipelines.

  • Execute test coverage of ingestion of new and recurring data sets.

  • Validate system changes and ensure availability, accuracy, security, and optimal performance.

  • Ensure high code quality, through automated testing and other engineering best practices.

  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in an Agile Scrum Team environment

  • Collaborate with engineering on a multi-platform test automation framework by working with best of breed technologies, practices and tools

  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration / Continuous Build framework

Technologies and Experience background desired:

  • Strong Automation Test Frameworks Knowledge and Development

  • Strong troubleshooting skills

  • Strong in one or more of the following languages: Python, SQL, Java.

  • Strong working knowledge of relational databases and query authoring (SQL).

  • Experience with Rally, Test Rail, Jenkins, Git

  • Experience with Agile SAFe Software Development processes


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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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.