Aetna Sr Data Engineer in New York, New York

Req ID: 50297BR

Sr. Software/Data Engineer Aetna s Data Science Engineering Team is currently looking for an exceptional Engineer to play a pivotal role in either our Hartford, CT; Wellesley, MA or New York, NY location. Position SummaryThis role will be responsible for building software in all phases of data science projects: ingesting the data into Hadoop platform, exposing the data science products as services, and computing the data anywhere within the data pipeline. An ideal candidate should be self-motivated experienced software engineer with primary programming language in Java or Scala. Must be a fast learner, an expert problem solver and be ready to work in a fast paced, dynamic data science environment.Fundamental Components· Minimum of 7 years Java/J2EE software development experience in a complex enterprise system environment, building software from conception to production deployment· Expert in computer programming languages, algorithms and data structures with up-to-date technical skills in Java and all aspects of J2EE technologies.· Knowledge and application of Service Oriented Architecture and API. Hands on experience in creating both SOAP based and Restful web services· Experience working with large data sets and a variety of relational databases · Develop and implement advanced algorithms/data models to enable near-real time and real time delivery of machine learning driven insights to end consumers. · Experience using advanced programming skills in Java, Python or any of the major languages to build software solutions/services, including robust data pipelines and dynamic systems.· Develop frameworks, standards & reference material for architecture and associated products.· Collaborates with data science team to transform data and integrate algorithms and models into highly available, production systems.· Uses in-depth knowledge on Hadoop architecture, HDFS commands and experience designing & optimizing queries to build scalable, modular, and efficient data pipelines.Background/Experience· 3+ years of experience in data engineering including delivering real-time predictive analytics to consumer. · In-depth knowledge of large scale data driven consumer facing application that require high volume data pipelines· Experience designing and developing enterprise level frameworks· Advanced programming skills in Java, Python or Scala including leveraging SPARK. · Experience using Cloud environment like AWS is highly desired Education· Bachelor s degree is required. Master s Degree is preferred

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