Aetna Senior Architect, Solution/Integration - 56661BR in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 56661BR

Position can be located in one of the following Aetna office: Hartford, CT, Blue Bell, PA, Downers Grove, IL


Aetna's Office of the CTO - Architecture Delivery organization is seeking a proven technical leader to join a high priority program that is focused on transforming Aetna's customer service experience.

Fundamental Components:

Turning technology transformation strategy into action in the form of solution and integration designs Driving innovative solutions in Digital Architecture Being an ambassador for partnership with IT delivery and business stakeholders Provide leadership and direction to technical architects and other technical professionals Partner with Program Management and Product Owners to deliver business value Ensure proper performance engineering disciplines are incorporated into projects A diverse technical background with key areas of depth around digital transformation, hybrid solutions and operating at scale. Proven master of Solution Architecture and Mobile Integration Technologies. Effective communicator and collaborator, who can apply outcome-based leadership across teams and organizations. Extensive experience designing complex integrations with a focus on performance engineering and loose coupling utilizing APIs and Services You are flexible and creative with the ability to propose innovative ideas and collaborate with diverse teams to achieve the positive outcomes. Experience with any or all of the following: Agile/Scrum Development & Management, Scaled Agile Framework, Iterative & Incremental development approaches, Continuous Integration and delivery Experience working knowledge of a wide range of digital and integration technologies across a number of applications, such as: Mobile/Web frameworks, Omni Channel Experience Design, Cloud and Security


-Minimum of 8 years recent and related experience as an Architect - architecting large scale federated systems -Experience with architectural abstractions and design patterns.

  • Experience with object-oriented modeling principles (inheritance, polymorphism) and methods (use cases, sequence diagrams, etc.).

  • Healthcare background or experience is preferred 3 years of experience with digital application design and development, and integrating enterprise business systems

  • Significant experience with the Salesforce Service Cloud

-Experience with mobile platforms, web applications, middleware/services/APIs and Business process management -Experience with Agile Methodology including Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) is desired

-Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

-Strong leadership skills to effectively influence decisions and positively impact progress are required


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


Functional - Information Technology/Application architecture/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Enterprise architecture/4-6 Years

Functional - Leadership/Lead significant enterprise-wide initiative/1-3 Years


Technical - Modeling/Unified Modeling Language (UML)/1-3 Years/


General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/ADVANCED


Leadership/Creating Accountability/ADVANCED

Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED

Technology/Promoting Emerging Technology/ADVANCED



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.