Aetna Python Developer in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 50504BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Interested candidates must be legally eligible to work for any US employer & not require visa transfer or sponsorship now or in the future

As part of our team, you will be part of a fast-paced, innovative and collaborative environment, working with closely with subject matter experts and colleagues. You formulate and define solution scope and objectives. You will work with a team of Developers / Engineers on functional requirements and specifications. You will use Object Oriented Design and Unit Testing / Test Driven Development techniques to design, code, test, debug, and deploy automation services in an Agile software development environment.

Fundamental Components:

This position will be assigned to a team responsible for developing a machine learning platform for Platform Engineering. The machine learning solutions are critical for discovering anomalous performance and helping to discover the root cause of issues throughout the application infrastructure.

Excellent communicator and collaborator, capable of working independently and in small groups of developers.

Lead / assist with formulation and definition of solution scope and objectives while working with a team of Developers / Engineers on functional requirements and specifications.

Able to use Object Oriented Design and Unit Testing / Test Driven Development techniques to design, code, test, debug, and document the automation services.

Strong communication skills and be able to provide guidance and training to other team members.

Instill coding excellence and quality into the team and culture and have ability and desire to learn new technologies/skills.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

4+ years experience in application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Expertise in one or more programming language, development tools, and/or databases and the systems development life cycle, applicable to development organization.

Experience with the Agile software development.

EDUCATION

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

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Have the following competencies or similar expertise with a strong desire and ability to learn new technologies and develop elegant solutions.

  • Python

  • API Development

  • Django Rest Framework

  • AirFlow

  • ElasticSearch

  • SQL backends

  • Linux Experience

  • Machine Learning experience is a plus

  • Familiarity with automated deployment process and code repositories i.e. GitHub, Jenkins, UDeploy, TeamCity, Octopus

  • A strong interest in technology with the desire to continually learn

  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work effectively within a team and across teams in the organization

    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.

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    • Interested candidates must be legally eligible to work for any US employer & not require visa transfer or sponsorship now or in the future.

Job Function: Information Technology