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Aetna Front End Developer (React/Redux) 65300BR in Burlington, Massachusetts

Req ID: 65300BR

Job Description

Aetna's mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and a best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for Aetna's digital strategy and all digital products; as well as the development roadmap and execution of the roadmap. 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.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:

Aetna Digital is looking for a Front-End Developer with experience working in fast-paced startup like environments. Aetna Digital is looking for talented software development professionals with deep technical backgrounds and experience building awesome user focused solutions. Experience working as part of a team is critical, with team leadership skills a plus. Aetna Digital is looking for developers who will drive forward innovation and help deliver cutting edge application solutions.

  • Main Duties Ability to partner effectively with cross functional and cross organization teams

  • Experience in modern development frameworks for all layers of development

  • Participate in high-level T-Shirt sizing and bottoms up story estimation

  • Technically curious to keep present on advances in technology

  • Work with best of breed technologies (Cloud, high throughput event processing, data analytics, etc)

  • Pride in authorship of code

  • Experience in modern front end frameworks

  • Test Driven Development experience and strong desire to build in test from the start.

  • Write code (Test and Product) to deliver against project timelines, quality, and requirements in various selected languages.

  • Conduct Unit, System, and Integration testing, fixing found issues

  • Promote proper implementation of SAFe process techniques

Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:

  • 2-5 + years using modern technologies such as: React, Redux, node.js, JavaScript, CSS, HTML5

  • Responsive Web Design

  • Angular experience with the desire to move to React

  • Experience using and creating RESTful APIs.

  • Experience/knowledge with CI/CD

  • Experience with SAFe Software Development methodologies

  • Excellent verbal and written communications


Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Additional Job Information:

Dollar-for-dollar match up-to 5% of your 401(k) contributions!

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

Gym / Showers

A top of the line MacBook Pro

Sit/stand desk

Free Parking (Burlington, MA office)

Aetna-sponsored refreshments, Friday lunches, etc.

Tuition reimbursement

Reimbursement also available for additional Certification, Training & Conferences

Benefit Eligibility

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Job Function: CH & S 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.