Aetna Sr Informatics Analyst in Bismarck, North Dakota

Req ID: 55938BR


  • Under general supervision, formulates and defines system scope and objectives through research and fact-finding to develop or modify moderately complex web application systems.

  • Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written.

  • Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents and maintains those programs.

  • Competent to work on most phases of applications systems analysis and programming activities, but requires instruction and guidance in other phases.

Fundamental Components:

  • Independently designs and/or codes efficient, cost effective application program solutions (develops new and/or reuses existing code through the use of program development software and/or integrates purchased solutions).

  • With limited direction, translates business requirements to technical specifications.

  • Performs ongoing system maintenance, research, problem resolution and on- call support, according to defined plans or documentation for existing systems.

  • Is fully familiar with the prescribed methodology and is in strict compliance with all required artifacts.

  • Independently performs unit testing. May perform or assist with integration and system testing, according to detailed test plans to ensure high-quality systems. May assist business partners with User Acceptance Testing.

  • Independently supports processes related to the implementation of systems into production, including integration of purchased solutions.

  • Independently supports the Code Asset Management process. Supports and promotes the reuse of assets across the organization.

  • Independently works on multiple projects and/or SRs and actively participates as a member of each project team supporting an application or set of applications.

  • Independently works on small and large moderately complex projects that require increased skill in multiple technical environments and disciplines, that have system wide impact and that may integrate across the organization.

  • Receives some supervision and direction.


  • 1-3 years experience with C#, .Net and JavaScript,SQL Server databases and the systems development life cycle, applicableto development organization.

  • Experience with QuickBase and/or Telerik DevCraftis a plus.

  • 4+ years experience in application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Expertise in one or more programming language, development tools, and/or databases and the systems development life cycle, applicable to development organization.

  • 2-4+ years experience in systems analysis and application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Capable of recognizing how impacts to business process or requirements would translate to necessary application changes to an application or set of applications and has a basic understanding of interfacing systems.


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


Functional - Information Technology/Application development/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Application maintenance & support/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Business information analysis/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Database Structures/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Data Warehousing/1-3 Years


Technical - Development Tools/Microsoft Visual Studio/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Development Languages/ASP/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Development Languages/SQL/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Database/SQL Server/1-3 Years/Power User


Technology/Leveraging Technology/ADVANCED

Technology/Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture/FOUNDATION

General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED


Leadership/Collaborating for Results/FOUNDATION

Service/Handling Service Challenges/FOUNDATION

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/FOUNDATION


Joining a high performing team that thrives on teamwork.

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.

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Job Function: Health Care

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.