Aetna Senior Business Analyst in Phoenix, Arizona

Req ID: 45999BR


Opportunity to be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued.

We are seeking a Sr. Business Analyst to join the Aetna Medicaid IT team. Ideal candidate will be based out of our Phoenix, AZ or Chicago, IL location.

NOTE: Visa transfers or sponsorships are not an option for this position.

As a Business Analyst, you would be the conduit between our business stakeholder and our internal development teams. You will be responsible to create detailed requirements and work in either Waterfall or Agile environment. 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.

Fundamental Components:

  • Prior Health Insurance Industry experience and Medicaid Experience is a plus

  • Ability to gather and translate business and functional requirements into technical requirements

  • 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

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

  • Experience with SQL queries required

  • Knowledge with Rational Requirement composer (RRC) is a plus


    5+ years Business Analyst experience.

    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.


    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