Enterprise Architecture Advisor

Bring your systems architect experience to our award winning team! Aetna was recently announced as one of the recipients of InfoWorld's 2016 Enterprise Architecture Awards.
Open to any Aetna office location.
Aetna continues to be a leader in building a stronger, more effective health care system. The Enterprise Systems Architecture team plays a significant role in this transformation by creating conceptual system architectures to meet the desired business capabilities. Systems architects will work with business, information and technology architects to develop comprehensive enterprise solution roadmaps that enable leading edge capabilities in response to our diversification efforts. Additionally, this area engages in governance activities to ensure that implementation projects align to strategic objectives.
Fundamental Components:
Analyzing and documenting current state and future state of IT systems.
Constructing roadmaps to detail out the steps necessary to transition to the future state architecture.
Translating business processes into standardized and integrated system components
Translating business activities into reusable service components for implementation by the development teams.
Working in collaboration with business stakeholders, program management, and development to maximize short and long term value of IT investments.
Demonstrating understanding of industry and technology trends and assisting senior management in developing strategic vision.
Effectively communicating the strategic architecture throughout all levels of the organization.
Governing implementation projects by scoring their conformance to standards and roadmaps.
Candidate must be able to demonstrate a good understanding of new technologies and technological trends and how they relate to fulfilling business needs. The ideal candidate understands business and how business operates and understands how to leverage technology to help the company realize its goals.
Individuals applying for this position should be self-starters and natural leaders.
Healthcare, Insurance/Financial Services, or e-Commerce industry knowledge desired.
The position requires considerable knowledge of web, mobile, interactive voice response, and multi-platform and hybrid architectures, development processes, and e-Commerce/CRM business processes especially those related to constituent/customer sales and service.
Keen awareness of identity and access management challenges especially in context to healthcare requirements is a must.
Experience in architecting delightful constituent experiences (CX) is a desired.
Customer-facing, big data environments for systems of insight have become key components of digital transformation efforts. This position requires considerable knowledge of the analytic functions and data lake / data warehouse architectures and technologies that are required for modern, system of insight applications.
Experience in architecting with an analytics and/or insight driven organization is required.
15+ years experience in enterprise, application, and information architecture design with significant experience managing the application delivery process.
Must demonstrate technical leadership, be able to turn vision into action, drive outcomes, and promote common goals and actions.
Must demonstrate an understanding of enterprise integration across hybrid processing environments.
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
Information Technology/TOGAF v8 Certification is desired
Information Technology/TOGAF v9 Certification is desired
Functional - Information Technology/Enterprise architecture/More Than 10 Years
Functional - Information Technology/Application development/4-6 Years
Telework Specifications:
This is an office based position and can work from any approved Aetna office.
Aetna announced as one of the winners of InfoWorld 2016 Enterprise Architecture Award. Read full article here: http://www.infoworld.com/article/3121107/enterprise-architecture/the-2016-enterprise-architecture-awards.html
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.
Employment Type Regular Career Band Description Professional

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