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Aetna Architect - Solution - Integration - 59935BR in Downers Grove, Illinois

Req ID: 59935BR

Job Description

Note: Position can be located in Aetna office located in Downers, Grove, IL, Blue Bell, PA, Hartford, CT, Phoenix, AZ

**Sponsorship is not available for this position

Responsible for development, specification and communication of Aetna s architecture and technology plans. Included are the Business, Conceptual, Data, Application and Technical architectures. Ensures development of efficient application systems utilizing

Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:

Researches and proposes technical strategies. Studies and documents architectural frameworks and reference material. Designs and modifies components of new and existing IT systems and vendor offerings to promote integrated corporate business systems. Designs, supports and deploys mechanisms to enhance, refine, and deliver the architecture vision. Performs related duties as assigned or requested, independently. Solves complex problems Create the Conceptual Architecture, Vision and Principles.

Develop Business models to guide development of the architecture.

Analyze current information technology environments to identify and assess critical capabilities and recommend solutions.

Provide research and development activities for architecture. Complete product positioning and assessments. Provide lab and vendor support. Provide guidance for enterprise-wide technology. Develop frameworks, standards & reference material for architecture and associated products.

Develop & maintain common services, repositories & utility components for the enterprise. Develop & maintain enterprise-wide and domain blueprints and models for the architecture portfolio. Provide program & project level architectures, including support for data, application & technology architecture.

Provide data, application & technology deliverables on a program & project level basis including risk & opportunity assessment, modeling and design related products and services.

Manage the architecture governance activities associated with ensuring compliance with the enterprise architecture.

Effectively communicate the architecture to all levels of the organization

Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:

6+ years experience in enterprise, application and information architecture methodologies and design and/or equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Experience with object-oriented modeling principles (inheritance, polymorphism) and methods (use cases, sequence diagrams, etc.).

Experience with architectural abstractions and design patterns.

Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a closely-related discipline, or an equivalent combination of formal education and experience.

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Required Skills:

Technology - Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture, Technology - Developing Software Solutions, Technology - Promoting Emerging Technology

Desired Skills:

General Business - Communicating for Impact, General Business - Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen, Leadership - Driving Change

Additional Job Information:

Requires fully developed knowledge and practical experience in a specific architecture discipline and basic knowledge of related disciplines.

Career or senior level job requiring broad knowledge of the organization and / or industry.

Benefit Eligibility

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Job Function: Information Technology

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.

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