Application Development Senior Advisor - Evernorth Health Services - Hybrid at Cigna

Posted in General Business 6 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Job Description:

The Software Engineering Senior Advisor will primarily focus on understanding business products, providing engineering leadership, and delivering results. The engineer will be responsible for promoting the adoption of software engineering best practices and introducing innovative products using Agile/Scrum methodology. They must possess excellent analytical and technical skills, along with the ability to deliver effectively. The applicant will be part of a team that prioritizes architectural and technical excellence, with members expected to hold each other accountable for the overall success of the output.


  • Participate in the design, definition, planning, development, and implementation of projects and evaluate conforming to CIGNA's Software Development Best Practices.

  • Provide technical expertise through a hands-on approach to teams.

  • Perform peer-code reviews.

  • Associates business goals back to agile epics, features, user stories, and tasks.

  • Responsible for the deliverable.

  • Ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas.

  • Business oriented and able to communicate at all levels.

  • Ensure adherence to existing strategic direction and architectural strategies.

  • Embraces the agile delivery process by releasing business value incrementally into production.

  • Is frugal and tries to deliver more with less.

  • Transfer key knowledge and code ownership to the team.

  • Mentors talent and cultivates new team members.

  • Foster environment where business is involved in the project and aware of key decisions, issues, and functionality.

  • Willing to learn new technologies , process and methodologies.


  • 4+ years professional experience in Software Engineering

  • Experience with different programming languages - Swift, UI-Kit , Enterprise iOS app development - along with ability to pick up new languages.

  • 2+ years of experience with cloud technologies;

  • Exposure to DevOps tools and approaches- Automated testing , CICD.

  • Experience of deploying and managing large-scale, cloud-based solutions

  • Experience creating benchmark tests, designing for scalability and performance, and designing/integrating large-scale systems.

  • Ability to perform analysis of business problems and technical environments.

  • Proven track record of success in challenging the status quo, implementing new ideas and designs with a practical orientation.

  • Ability to think strategically and implement iteratively. Ability to estimate financial impact of design/architecture alternatives.

Nice to have

  • Experience with XCTest, Core Data, Xcode CI (Xcode Server/Cloud, Fastlane)

  • Exposure or prior experience in one or more technologies - DB ( Pl/SQL) ,Web Services (Rest/Soap) , UI framework ( React JS/Angular) and Machine Learning

If you will be working at home occasionally or permanently, the internet connection must be obtained through a cable broadband or fiber optic internet service provider with speeds of at least 10Mbps download/5Mbps upload.

For this position, we anticipate offering an annual salary of 123,400 - 205,600 USD / yearly, depending on relevant factors, including experience and geographic location.

This role is also anticipated to be eligible to participate in an annual bonus plan.

We want you to be healthy, balanced, and feel secure. That's why you'll enjoy a comprehensive range of benefits, with a focus on supporting your whole health. Starting on day one of your employment, you'll be offered several health-related benefits including medical, vision, dental, and well-being and behavioral health programs. We also offer 401(k) with company match, company paid life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a minimum of 18 days of paid time off per year and paid holidays. For more details on our employee benefits programs, visit Life at Cigna Group .

About The Cigna Group

Doing something meaningful starts with a simple decision, a commitment to changing lives. At The Cigna Group, we're dedicated to improving the health and vitality of those we serve. Through our divisions Cigna Healthcare and Evernorth Health Services, we are committed to enhancing the lives of our clients, customers and patients. Join us in driving growth and improving lives.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: for support. Do not email for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

The Cigna Group has a tobacco-free policy and reserves the right not to hire tobacco/nicotine users in states where that is legally permissible. Candidates in such states who use tobacco/nicotine will not be considered for employment unless they enter a qualifying smoking cessation program prior to the start of their employment. These states include: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Vermont, and Washington State.

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