Aetna Senior Cloud Web Engineering A in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 43885BR


Architect, implement and support large scale web and middleware technologies that enable Aetnas enterprise environments to meet service level agreements while positioning to be responsive and proactive to changing business requirements. Responsible for overall design and configuration of both on premises and vendor cloud web/application environments.

Fundamental Components:

Design, implement, and maintain web and application infrastructure for on premises and cloud deployments

Participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, and high availability for on premise and cloud deployments

Research new technologies and make recommendations to meet business requirements

Create and implement automation using current Infrastructure as Code standards for on premises and cloud platforms

Ensure all infrastructure components meet proper performance and capacity standards

Troubleshoot production issues, respond to after-hours escalations, and participate in the on-call rotation


Bachelors degree in computer information sciences or related focus

Minimum 5 to 7 years of infrastructure experience

Expertise in Linux operating systems (Red Hat)

Expertise in Windows operating systems

Expertise in network architecture, including load-balancing (F5), DNS, and active-active/multi-homed data centers


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


Expertise in security best practices and use of firewalls, IPS/IDS, encryption, and incident response

Expertise in authentication, encryption and certificate technology and concepts

Expertise in virtualization technology such as VMware

Expertise in storage design for high availability and disaster recovery

Experience with the interworking of Web applications and database technology

Experience with IBM Websphere Application Server and related stack products

Experience with web server technology such as Apache HTTP, IBM I.H.S. and Microsoft IIS

Experience with Docker, container management technologies and concepts

Hands-on experience with a cloud provider, such as Azure, AWS, Google, Bluemix

Experience with system monitoring infrastructure

Participate in and evaluate proof-of-concepts for server, storage, network, and security technologies to support the cloud infrastructure

Create automated processes using well-known languages and frameworks such as PowerShell, Ansible, Puppet, and/or Chef

Experience with information systems in a 24/7, real-time environment

Must be detail oriented, organized, and have the ability to manage multiple projects

Ability to demonstrate supportive relationships with peers, clients, partners, and corporate executives.

A drive for results and customer focus

Exceptional problem solving skills

Must be flexible with a can do attitude and can remain professional under high pressure situations.

Development background a plus

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