Aetna Senior IT Business Analyst in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 40983BR


We are seeking a Sr. Business Analyst to join the Aetna Medicaid IT team. This team is responsible for a suite of Medical Management applications primarily Care Management, as well as system optimization to bring efficiency and effectiveness for Aetna Medicaid business unit. As a Business Analyst, you would be the conduit between our business stakeholder and our internal development teams. You would be responsible for translating Epics to detailed stories and ensure the new requirements are understood and implemented as defined. This position also requires the technical ability to perform system configuration and analysis. The ability to map business requirements to the system configuration is essential. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with some of the best talent in the industry to create innovative high quality and defect-free solutions to meet our clients business needs. You will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued.

Fundamental Components:

Knowledge of Care Management business processes is a plus

Ability to gather and translate business and functional requirements into technical requirements - Proven ability to document, track and resolve issues for incoming and outgoing client data file feeds.

Proven ability to deliver results within budget and on time. - Proven ability to have strong communication skill

Proven ability to demonstrate pictorial view of system flow to help understand requirements

Proven ability to Focus on details --Strong collaboration skill in a diverse working environment - Team player with a bias for action and the desire to be part of an innovative, dynamic environment

QNXT experience is a plus

Contributes to the review of Test Planning and Test Execution strategies.

Knowledge with Rational Requirement composer (RRC) is a plus


5+ years Business Analyst experience.

Experience with SQL queries required

Prior Health Insurance Industry experience and Medicaid Experience is required.

Technical configuration and VB Script experience is a plus.

Must possess sound knowledge of structured IT application development lifecycles, methodologies inclusive of Use Case tools.

Ability to recognize complex problems vs. objectives and apply creativity to analyze situations, develop solutions and procedures.


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


Functional - Clinical / Medical/Disease management/1-3 Years

Functional - Clinical / Medical/Concurrent review / discharge planning/1-3 Years


Technical - Database/SQL Server/4-6 Years/System Support


General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED

General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED


Technology/Justifying the Business Case/MASTERY

Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/MASTERY


This is an opportunity to be part of a growing organization with significant opportunity to learn.

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