Aetna Business Rule Senior Developer in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 54381BR


Dynamic Business Rule Configurator position focused on authoring rules for Aetnas Next Generation Clinical Platform. This business & technology minded role will be responsible for interpreting requirements, consultation on best technical approach and will own authoring/testing/deploying of business rules, to support the implementation of multiple lines of business on the new Clinical Platform. This is a fast-paced Scaled Agile implementation where working knowledge of agile principles and BRMS is required. Experience with InRule and SQL are a huge plus. The position has the potential opportunity to be work-at-home for the right candidate with monthly travel to our home office in Hartford CT or strategic vendor partner in Cincinnati OH. This is an exciting opportunity to be on the cutting edge of new and emerging communication channel technology that will ultimately lead to a more personalized member and provider experience.

Fundamental Components:

  • Ability to design, build and maintain business rules in a BRMS, based on business requirements

  • Experience using a BRMS or rule authoring tool

  • Intermediate to Advanced experience with SQL, Web Services & Microsoft.Net

  • Well rounded background in Java Script, JSON, SQL server, stored procedures

  • Debug the business rules to resolve defects logged during QA and UAT testing cycles

  • Ability to optimize the current rule configuration with focus on improving usability, performance and rule structure for reuse

  • Forward/Backward chaining, decision trees, and rule sets experience required

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment


  • Knowledge of Visual Studio and C#

  • Hands-on experience with inRule irAuthor

  • 6+ years professional experience in information technology

  • 1 year recent experience in healthcare / managed care

  • Experience with systems development life cycle methodology, development tools and relational databases



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


Information Technology/Microsoft Certified Professional is desired


Functional - Information Technology/Application development/7-10 Years

Functional - Information Management/Database Structures/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Decision trees and classification rules/4-6 Years


Technical - Development Languages/SQL/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Development Languages/Javascript/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Development Tools/Microsoft Visual Studio/4-6 Years/Power User


Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

Technology/Developing Software Solutions/ADVANCED

Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/ADVANCED


General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Considered for any US location; training period in the office may be required


Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 6% of your 401(k) contributions!

Health care (HSA/FSA), dental, vision benefits, PTO

$200/yr towards wellness - gym membership, Fitbit, treadmill

Up-to $5K a year toward tuition reimbursement

Reimbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences

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

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.