iMethods is seeking a Senior Solutions Architect for a full time opportunity.
Travel Requirements: 25-50%, 100% Remote for Now
Geographical Preference: Close to Jacksonville, LA, or Remote with ability to travel to West Coast and East Coast
Requirements of the Senior Tech Solutions Architect
Related Bachelor's degree in an IT related field or relevant work experience
Senior Level candidates with at least 10 years of experience.
Must have HL7 and/ or FHIR and SQL experience.
Candidates must have experience at an architectural level that has designed various patient engagement applications/tools such as: patient portals, surveys, tele-health systems, care applications, behavioral or mental health applications.
Ability to communicate and work closely with executive leadership
This person will have high visibility.
Will need to be able to strategize/design thinking/innovative/entrepreneur. Someone who has handled multiple projects would be an ideal candidate.
Ability to construct and explain.
Needs to be very technically sound.
Someone with a consulting/start-up background. More of a Solution Design background. Healthcare Industry Experience with Providers/Healthcare Consulting.
Demonstrated proficiency in creating gradually complex architectural designs. Proficiency in consulting, negotiating, communicating, consensus building, presentation and facilitation.
Demonstrated ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance.
Mastery of a variety of hardware platforms including mainframes, distributed platforms, desktops, and mobile devices. Experience and understanding of a variety of operating systems.
A broad and deep understanding of databases.
Demonstrated ability to innovate and think beyond established standards and processes.
Knowledge of and demonstrated experience applying current and emerging technology solutions and trends including security and regulatory industry requirements.
Demonstrated effective decision-making skills related to implementing architecture and design. Knowledge of Project
In-depth knowledge of development practices of application technologies.
In-depth business process knowledge of two or more key business functional areas.
Ability to communicate technical information clearly and articulately. Health care industry related experience.
Responsibilities of the Senior Tech Solutions Architect
Responsible for development and implementation of cross-functional application design strategy, architecture and platforms to ensure solutions are optimized for flexibility, scalability, security and performance.
Responsible for making software solutions more understandable and manageable by providing unifying and simplifying concepts including better work partitioning with decreased and/or more manageable dependencies.
Accountable for adhering to corporate architecture standards, ensuring technology standards and best practices are maintained across the organization and contributing to corporate architecture strategy-setting.
Accountable for shepherding the design solution all the way through coding, testing and into production, including resolution of post-production issues.
Participates in governance processes of new technologies and solutions to ensure consistent technology life cycle management.
Participates in formulating solution estimates and working planning including determining appropriate task sequencing and identification of technical skill sets required.
Builds consensus around principles of application architecture and interprets and clarifies these principles.
Participates on project teams contributing input with regard to technology vision, opportunities and challenges.
Participates in the evaluation, selection and implementation of technology solutions including providing detailed analysis of pros and cons and build vs buy options.
Develops conceptual, logical and physical application process and architecture, working closely with other Architects as needed.
Maintains operational, architectural and design documentation including procedures, task lists, and architecture blueprints.
Evaluates strengths and flaws in application architecture including performance, quality, availability, simplicity of design, security and total cost of ownership.
Facilitates project hand-offs including preparing documentation, educating and supporting to ensure smooth transitions.
Establishes and maintains relationships with IT and business area partners.
Troubleshoots, recommends and executes action plans for issue resolution.
Selects and designs tools that allow reuse of design components and patterns between projects.
Participates in issues resolution by removing barriers and driving development teams toward a solution.
Benchmarks technology strategies and architectures. Monitors and anticipates trends and investigates organizational objectives and needs.
Prepares benchmarking reports and presentations.
Promotes implementation of new technology, solutions and methods to improve business processes, efficiency, effectiveness and value delivered to customers.
Develops actual working solutions or prototypes based on their own designs and resolves any issues that arise