Aetna DB2 Administrator - 50507BR in Cranberry, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 50507BR

We have an exciting opportunity at Aetna for a Database Administrator Tech Specialist with our Meritain Health team. This role will be responsible for maintaining the security and integrity of our data and keeping database software current. Be a part of our Digital transformation and an integral part of Aetna s vision and building a stronger more effective health care system. Meritain Health is the nation s independent provider of self-funded health plans. Meritain Health services over 1.700 self-funded clients and over a million members nationally. The company provides plan administration, innovative wellness, medical management, disease management, network management, and cost management services. Meritain Health employees more than 1,400 people, with multiple offices across the county.


Office based position located in Amherst, NY, Cranberry, PA, Downers Grove, IL, Lansing, MI or Plymouth, MN

The Database Administrator Tech Specialist position will be responsible for maintaining the security and integrity of our data and keeping the database software current. This role will also be responsible for researching issues with the database server, managing permission and monitoring systems. Ideal candidates will have database administration experience with DB2 10.5 or later specifically.

Fundamental Components:

Database administration for such technologies as DB2, MS SQL Server, MarkLogicServer and database management experienceResource and performance monitoring and experience working with monitoring toolsMaintaining the security and integrity of the dataDesign, implement and maintain both new and existing instances of data serversManaging database permissionsExcellent communications skills and highly collaborative Linux experience with Redhat desirable


Minimum 5 years database administration experience with an emphasis on DB2 technology

Bachelors degree in database administration or equivalent work experience


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


Information Technology/Database Management is desired


Functional - Information Technology/Data / info management & architecture/4-6 Years


Technical - Database/DB2/4-6 Years/Administrator

Technical - Database/Microsoft SQL Server/1-3 Years/Administrator

Technical - Operating Systems/Linux/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Database/IBM DB2 Admin Tool/4-6 Years/Administrator


Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

Technology/Creating Technology Partnerships/ADVANCED

Technology/Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture/FOUNDATION



Flexible work schedules

Opportunity to work in multiple database technologies

Dynamic work place environment with data professionals

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.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Information Technology