Lead Solutions Architect Remote / Virtual eligibleVirginia, Glenallen, 23059 Glenallen USA
DescriptionDescriptionAt Humana, our cultural foundation is aligned to helping members achieve their best health by delivering personalized, simplified, whole-person healthcare experiences. If your experience and passion center on putting the customer first, we hope you'll join our team. We are building a new digital enrollment platform which will employ advanced technology to simplify the customer experience. We are looking for individuals with the skills, vision, and persistence which will help us achieve this goal.ResponsibilitiesThe Lead Solutions Architect, Digital Enrollment Platforms, works with user groups to solve business problems with available technology including hardware, software, databases, and SaaS solutions. The Lead Solutions Architect works on problems of diverse scope and complexity ranging from moderate to substantial to provide solutions for product enrollment across all lines of business.ResponsibilitiesJob DescriptionA Lead Solution Architect acts a liaison between Business Partners & IT Delivery leads. The primary accountability is understanding the business problem to solve, providing technology thought leadership and collaborating with IT Delivery Partners through deliverables like Conceptual Architectures, Technology Platform Evaluations, and Technology Roadmaps. This role will lead the solution architecture for the Digital Enrollment Platform solutioning and transformation at Humana. Additionally this role will specifically:Drive technology vendor evaluation process
Influence and set technical direction
Provide architectural strategies, solutions, assessments and road maps
Collaborate with product owners to understand functional requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to provide solution architect expertise.
Contribute to and lead the build vs buy decisions from a technical leader perspective in collaboration with the business & delivery leaders
Communicate and present technical aspects, risks, challenges, and selling points of a solution to IT and Business partners
Develop and advise on standards, best practices, and reference designs for the implementation of solutions
Champion the implementation of DevOps, Quality and Security processes
With minimal supervision, exercise independent judgment and decision-making on complex issues regarding job duties and related tasks, and on matters requiring analysis of variable factors and determining the best course of action
Identify, evaluate and assess risks to mitigate them and eliminate any factor that might hinder the successful delivery of a solution
Celebrating diverse backgrounds and creating an environment of inclusion is at the heart of Humana. Our commitment is to ensure Humana's work environment is one in which every associate can bring their whole self to work to do their best work. Our leaders and associates work together to actively advance cultural competency and collaborate to continuously enhance the culture. Creating a culture of belonging has a direct and positive impact on our associates, as well as customers and their experience.Required QualificationsBachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field
8 years of progressive information technology experience directly related to architecture/engineering
Experience delivering platform and product architecture for enterprise scale
Understanding of full tech stack & proven experience with architectural design patterns including micro services, APIs & event-driven data flows
Ability to influence teams & business partners to a future state with a focus on incremental value
Relational Database Architecture (SQL Server/Oracle/MySQL/PostgreSQL) experience
Experience with one or more NoSQL technology (MongoDB, Cassandra, Neo4J, Couchbase, CouchDB, Hadoop HDFS, HBase, Hive, etc.)
Experience with implementation of Event driven architecture using Kafka, Spark or similar technologies
Experience authoring reference architectures and other engineering documentation
Preferred QualificationsPrior solution architecture or enterprise architecture experience
Additional InformationWork-At-Home RequirementsWAH requirements: Must have the ability to provide a high speed DSL or cable modem for a home office. Associates or contractors who live and work from home in the state of California will be provided payment for their internet expense.
A minimum standard speed for optimal performance of 25x10 (25mpbs download x 10mpbs upload) is required.
Satellite and Wireless Internet service is NOT allowed for this role.
A dedicated space lacking ongoing interruptions to protect member PHI / HIPAA information
Humana and its subsidiaries require vaccinated associates who work outside of their home to submit proof of vaccination, including COVID-19 boosters. Associates who remain unvaccinated must either undergo weekly negative COVID testing OR wear a mask at all times while in a Humana facility or while working in the field.Scheduled Weekly Hours40Humana complies with all applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion. We also provide free language interpreter services. See our https://www.humana.com/legal/accessibility-resources?source=HumanaWebsite.