Aetna Product Analyst in New York, New York

Req ID: 54447BR


Aetna Digitals mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and best-in-class experience. A key part of the responsibility is to help build an integrated platform that enables the delivery of products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness. We want you to be a part of the team that will build this next generation platform.

As a Product Analyst at Aetna Digital you will work in a fast-paced environment and will carry the responsibility to manage key components of an advanced digital services platform. You will be expected to collaborate very closely with other Product Managers and Product Owners in a fully scaled agile environment. You will work closely with senior leaders to ensure that investments are aligned to the organizations strategic goals and you will manage the feature backlog accordingly. You will be guiding multiple scrum teams with representation from architecture, user experience design, test, dev/ops, and more.

This role affords you the opportunity to expand your skills by working alongside talented and passionate teammates from diverse backgrounds. You will be expected to contribute in one or more of the following areas: Platforms, tools, services that help to discover and expose actionable analytics, hybrid/multi-cloud architecture platforms, processes to support Application Developers as they develop and deploy hybrid/native apps, work closely with clinical and business teams to understand requirements, drive product plans and priorities. You will leverage the services of Aetna partners, wearable devices, content providers and the broader health care ecosystem, and deliver innovative capabilities utilizing Aetnas compelling intellectual property.

Key responsibilities

Develops solutions which are consistent with organizational objective

Decompose high-level requirements into user stories and tasks, manage and prioritize the product backlog and participate in scrum ceremonies

Partner with engineering team to define, track and test user stories in an agile software development life-cycle

Work with program management to track schedule against the roadmap and escalate risks and issues

Perform industry research on a regular basis to support feature development and assesses competition by comparing the company's product to competitors' products.

Understand customer needs, competitive landscape and the latest healthcare trends


Digital healthcare experience highly desired

Passion for health and wellness and Aetna Digital mission

3+ years of experience, particularly in product management and product development

Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

Proven ability to deliver convincing business case recommendations

Demonstrated collaborative style, with ability to lead and influence diverse teams

Strong critical thinker who makes balanced, insightful decisions

Maintain strong relationships across key stakeholders and constituents


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


Start-up mentality and desire to innovate at a fast pace

You think building stuff is fun, you believe helping people achieve positive health outcomes is amazing, and you bring that passion to work every day

Demonstrated some experience driving agile product development

Define feature priorities and align the efforts of agile product teams

Collaborate with external/internal stakeholders on requirements definition and feature development

Ability competitive landscape to ensure Aetna remains competitive in the marketplace

Excellent data analysis and interpretation skills

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.