26 days old

Senior Enterprise Architect - Various locations

Burlington, Massachusetts 01803
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Position can be located in Aetna's offices in major cities.

Aetna continues to be a leader in building a stronger, more effective health care system. The Enterprise Software Architecture team plays a significant role in this transformation by creating conceptual architectures to meet the desired business capabilities. Enterprise architects will work with business, information and technology architects to recommend technology investments needed to enable leading edge capabilities and develop comprehensive roadmaps that outline how those capabilities get realized in response to our diversification efforts.


- 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.
- Ability to demonstrate a good understanding of modern technologies and technological trends and how they relate to fulfilling business needs.
-Must have the ability to provide appropriate (technology and architecture) strategy/direction setting for business.
-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.


- 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.
- Position requires expert knowledge across multiple platforms, processes, and architectures.
- Minimum of 7 years of people and project management experience required.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the following disciplines: enterprise architecture best practices, business architecture, information architecture, application architecture, and integration architecture.
- Experience with the development of enterprise architectures in large corporate environments.
- Experience managing matrixed staff with ability to leverage non-directs to complete tasks.
- Demonstrated ability to negotiate complex and often contentious issues, reach consensus, and work through people to achieve key goals.
- Outstanding oral and written communication skills including formal presentations for all levels of management combined with strong collaboration/influencing.
- Experience with architecture modeling tools

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



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