Aetna IT Technical Designer in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Req ID: 45765BR
This position is for an IT Technical Designer within Network Access Businesses responsible for successful translation of business requirements into system design specifications. Liaison to business stakeholders as well as our internal technical teams to design and architect optimal solutions, while ensuring sound project discipline for multiple initiatives is a key component of this role.
Leadership role (non-supervisory) consulting directly with business stakeholders, project managers, as well as application, database, infrastructure and other technical areas
Translation of business requirements into technical design documents
Project evaluation and estimation
Influence optimal execution of project initiatives and implementation with strong communication, collaboration and planning
Logical architecture and design process to ensure solutions that allow for future flexibility to address evolving business needs
Assurance that appropriate security principles and guidelines in design are followed
Partner closely with other leaders responsible for our infrastructure , applications (largely C#/.net), and SQL Server environments for strategic planning
Be an active voice in a diverse and engaged team, continually striving to deliver the best results for the multiple business areas supported by NAB
Minimum of 4 years recent and related experience in information systems development or implementation.
Experience within the Microsoft Windows environment is required.
Experience with architectural abstractions and design patterns.
Experience with object-oriented modeling principles methods
Experience with Technical requirement gathering and generation.
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Associate's degree or equivalent experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Information Technology/Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD) for Microsoft .NET is desired
Information Technology/Software Architect is desired
Functional - Information Technology/Application development/1-3 Years
Functional - Information Technology/Data / info management & architecture/1-3 Years
Functional - Information Technology/Project management/1-3 Years
Functional - Information Technology/Release & resource management/1-3 Years
Technical - Development Experience/N-Tiered/4-6 Years/System Support
Technical - Database/Microsoft SQL Server/1-3 Years/Power User
Technical - Network/Network management/1-3 Years/Administrator
Technical - Operating Systems/VM/4-6 Years/Administrator
General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION
General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/ADVANCED
Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/ADVANCED
General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED
Technology/Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture/ADVANCED
Technology/Promoting Emerging Technology/FOUNDATION
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
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: Information Technology