Sr. Android Architect

  • Aetna,
  • Burlington, MA
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Agile/ Scrum
Full Time, Permanent
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Working At Aetna -- the Value To You
What does it mean to work at Aetna? A lot.  From programs and benefits that support your financial, physical and emotional health to opportunities to build your knowledge and expand your career, the company makes working here a valuable experience in many ways.

Aetna Consumer Health&Products (CHP) mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement anda best-in-class experience. This team is responsible forAetna's digital strategy and all digital products; as well as the development road map and execution of the road-map. A key part of this team is to build an integrated platform and underlying products to drive engagement and revolutionize health and wellness.

Aetna is taking on a major initiative to redesign and rebuild many of its customer facing digital assets. This effort will include a completely new approach to developing software within Aetna, using the latest design approaches, technologies, and processes.Aetna Digital is a newly formed startup like business unit within Aetna, which will design, build and deliver a completely new and integrated digital experience for our users.
Aetna Digitalis looking foraSr.Android Architectthatwill interface with several disciplines within various BUs of Aetna includingUI, PM, Partners, Engineering, etc., as well as outside partners & vendorstowards the creation of a unified customer facing experience. This rolerequires talented software development professional with a deep technical backgroundand experience building excellent user focused solutions and who will driveforward innovation to deliver cutting edge application solutions.
Fundamental Components:
The ideal candidate will be able to work with stakeholders, including business, product, and UX teammembers to influence the application architecture and design.
*5+ years of mobile development (iOS and/or Android)
*10+ years of modern front-end development experience. Familiar with current technologies& trends.
*Interest in keeping abreast of new technologies
*Good sense of how mobile apps should be architected to enhance stability, performance,maintainability and extensibility.
*Ability to coordinatethe architectural growth and developacrossseveral scrum teams.
*Ability to sourceissues, problems & ideas from developers, and well as corral teams to comeup with solid solutions.
*Collaborate withinternal & external groups, partner with vendors to extend the platform asneeded.
*Strong interest inuser-experience design and how it should be applied to application design.
*Self-motivated, seekingout opportunities to move the application, its design and architecture forwardbased on projected features and road-map visions.
*Also seeks out technologies & concepts to help influence product direction going forward.
*Should enjoy communicating with developers, reaching out, connecting to pull and push ideas,thoughts and concepts.
*Passion for technology and a high technical aptitude.
*Enjoys the challenges associated with creating software for large audiences
*A disciplined approach to software development and problem solving
Responsibilities/ Skills Needed:
*Experience with design and development of complex systems; including requirements analysis,estimation, implementation and testing
*Android -> Java w/interest in Kotlin, or additional experience with modern-day languages.Understanding of core libraries, application framework, android architecture.
*Experience architectingand developing large code base, feature rich applications.
*Go get attitude
*Excellent verbal andwritten communications
*Working in anAgile SDLC
Bachelor's degree orequivalent experience.

AetnaDigital is a "start up like" group within Aetna. You get the fun of a startup, software product group, plus 160 years of Aetna. The best of one of the hottest markets....Healthcare!

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shapehealthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions toimprove the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefitgenerations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired tomake 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 qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personalcharacteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select anddevelop 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. Clickhereto review the benefits associated withthis position.

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

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