Aetna Senior ServiceNow Developer - 50975BR in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 50975BR


Join a dynamic Agile team to create highly usable services that enable the Aetna employee community through a simple, intuitive portal. We are seeking a senior ServiceNow developer to work collaboratively with a talented team to create a best-in-class Service Portal and service request experience. The ideal candidate thrives in an agile environment with a passion for developing high-quality, maintainable code and a curiosity to explore the latest technologies in the ITSM space. The preference is for a developer with ServiceNow experience, but strong developers with an interest in shifting to the ServiceNow platform are welcome.

*Note: Interested candidates must be legally eligible to work for any US employer & not require visa transfer or sponsorship now or in the future.

Fundamental Components:

Lead / assist with formulation and definition of solution scope and objectives while working with a team of Developers / Analysts on functional requirements and specifications.

Develop high-quality solutions using primarily the ServiceNow platform and JavaScript.

Collaborate with business analysts and other developers throughout development to refine solutions.

Review and test other team members code to ensure a quality product.

Independently performs and assists other team members in providing ongoing system maintenance, research, problem resolution, and on-call support tasks for existing systems.

Support the implementation of updates and features into production.

Provide guidance and training to less-experienced programmer/analysts.

Research emerging technologies to determine impact on existing services and identify opportunities.


6+ years experience in application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

2+ years experience in ServiceNow development preferred.

Expertise in one or more programming language, development tools, and/or databases and the systems development life cycle, applicable to development organization.

Friendly, positive, excellent communicator and collaborator.

Have most of the following competencies or similar expertise with a strong desire and ability to learn new technologies and develop elegant solutions.

o ServiceNow

o JavaScript


o UI/UX design

o Angular JS


o Bootstrap


o JQuery


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


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


Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

Technology/Developing Software Solutions/ADVANCED


Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED

Technology/Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture/FOUNDATION

Technology/Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Telework would be considered only for current internal teleworkers outside of the Hartford area.



This is an opportunity to join an expanding team that makes work simpler and easier at Aetna. You'll join a close group that has the common desire to optimize processes and create an elegant experience. We reserve a day of every two-week Sprint for innovation and personal growth to help foster new ideas and hone our skills.

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.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Information Technology