Aetna Product Owner - Digital Platforms in Denver, Colorado

Req ID: 56276BR


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 road map 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 an deliver a completely new and integrated digital experience for our users.

Fundamental Components:

  • Aetna Digital is looking for a Product Owner with experience working in fast-paced, startup like environment.

  • As the Product Owner working with engineering teams, you will help manage and grow our digital platform and ecosystem.

  • Partner with other product managers/owners, agile managers and leadership to mature the offering and ensure it exceeds the expectations of our customers and users.

  • Grow your skill set and knowledge base by working alongside talented and passionate teammates from diverse backgrounds.

  • Be the voice & champion of the consumer by driving the growth of the digital platform in a methodical orderly way.

  • Help drive the team to success by working across groups and driving discussions.

  • Organize a development team to break down multi-release features into deliverable components by creating & tracking user stories in an agile software development life cycle.

  • Ensure internal product stakeholders needs /expectations are met and promote transparency by helping communicate through SAFe/SCRUM practices.


  • 5+ years of related experience.

  • Experience leading cross functional project management initiatives.

  • Experience with front and back end engineering teams.

  • Advanced communication/presentation skills.

  • Agile experience, SAFe preferred

  • Prior experience working with API integrations preferred but not required.


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


General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/ADVANCED

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED


Come Join Aetna Digital!

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: Product & Marketing

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.