Aetna Sr Informatics Analyst (SAS/SQL) in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 54575BR

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


Position is within Medicare Finance.

We are looking for a candidate who has had experience as an Informatics Analyst, finds it fulfilling to understand data models, data connections and the flow of information.

Part of team involved in compliance related work.

Fundamental Components:

Candidate will need to be able to cover Business data Analysis which includes understanding business needs, gathering and documenting requirements as well as be savvy in working with data.

Experience in gathering requirements within clear documentation.

Knowledge and experience in Technical Specifications, Data querying, Data models, process documentation is mandatory. Candidate will get to work with multiple business areas in Medicare and Medicare Finance and understand Government needs.


3+ years of relevant programming or analytic experience.

Healthcare or pharmaceutical industry experience is preferred.

Strong knowledge of health care claims, products, and systems.

Experience in working in a data warehouse environment as well as the ability to work with large data sets from multiple data sources.

Strong SQL and SAS programming skills (e.g., SAS Base, SAS STAT, SAS Macros)

Knowledge of analytic programming tools and methods (SAS, SQL, OLAP, Business Objects, Crystal).

Understanding of relational databases, data systems and data warehouses.

Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.

Solid Understanding of complex databases and UNIX or mainframe environments.

Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills. Able to present information to various audiences.

Knowledge of other reporting platforms such as: Business Objects, Microsoft Access, web development technology, big data analytics, data mining, Visual Basic.


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


Functional - Information Management/Data Warehousing/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Research/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Query and Database Access Tools/4-6 Years


Technical - Development Languages/SQL/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Database/DB2/1-3 Years/

Technical - Reporting Tools/SAS/1-3 Years/


General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/FOUNDATION

General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED


General Business/Consulting for Solutions/FOUNDATION

Telework Specifications:

Option for telework will be evaluated after a certain period of employment

Telework considered only for unique circumstances (Considered only for current internal teleworkers)


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: Health Care

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.