Aetna Engineer in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 51219BR


This position can be located in Hartford, CT, Cranberry PA or Phoenix AZ

Visa Sponsorship is not available for this role at this time

This position is responsible for the engineering support for Aetna network infrastructure. The Engineer position would collaboratively work with team members to support Aetna/Affiliate firewall, proxy, DNS and public Cloud. Design and configurations are in conformance to best network engineering practices and accordance with Aetna Security policies and standards.

This position requires a high service level attitude to deliver a 7X24 highly available, high performing and highly scalable network.

This position also requires the following:

  • High level of customer service and communication skills.

  • Team player who can also work independently in managing multiple deadlines and priorities.

  • Good knowledge of network architecture including firewall, proxy, DNS and enterprise network tools.

    Fundamental Components:

    Enhancements to existing environment, new products and evaluations, M&A's, etc.= 10% - Life-cycle replacement - replace/upgrade existing architecture as part of vulnerability and on-going tech refresh management. = 25% - Business support - serve as SME for business/application enhancements/projects. = 15% - Production support - on-call, break-fix = 50%


    Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Engineering. 1-3 year's experience in network or information security infrastructure support. Experience working in a large enterprise and regulated entity working with sensitive data.


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


    Information Technology/Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) is desired

    Information Technology/Cisco Certified Inter - network Expert (CCIE) is desired

    Information Technology/Linux+ Certification - Computing Technology Industry Association (Comp TIA) is desired


    Functional - Information Technology/Network services/1-3 Years

    Functional - Information Technology/Vendor management/1-3 Years

    Functional - Information Technology/Security/1-3 Years


    Technical - Network/Firewalls/1-3 Years/System Support

    Technical - Security/Intrusion Detection/1-3 Years/System Support

    Technical - Network/Routing / Routers/1-3 Years/System Support


    Leadership/Driving Change/FOUNDATION

    Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/ADVANCED


    Technology/Leveraging Technology/ADVANCED


    Outstanding opportunity to work on new, leading edge technologies such as Software Defined Networking (SDN),development of automation tools for network services, network threat intelligence.. Work in an exciting industry that is growing and transforming itself and is highly relevant for all citizens. Ability to be a key team member in the provision of the new innovations and associated project designs. Working with a talented group of peer engineers. Opportunity for technical training and development and furthering one's education. Working for a Fortune 50 company with excellent benefits and compensation and an industry thought leader.

    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