Posted 4 days ago
Principal Technology Architect
Health Care Service Corporation - Richardson, TX
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Job Summary

This Position Is Responsible For Translating The Business Partner*S Processes And Requirements Into Specific Systems, Applications, Integrations, And/Or Data Designs For Very Large Complex It Solutions; Driving Decisions, Even When Requirements Are Ambiguous. Identifies Solution Options With Associated Risks And Issues, Costs Vs Benefits, And Impacts To The Business Processes; Acting As An Advocate For The Business Partner, Ensuring That The Architecture Designed Addresses The Business Problems; Providing Architectural Direction For Design Activities. Provides Technical Guidance To Project Team Areas As Appropriate; May Lead Other Architects In The Development Of Solutions Across A Program Or Line Of Business; Identifying Technical Debt And Enterprise Capability Opportunities; Providing Architecture Input In The Prioritization And Road Mapping Of Initiatives For A Line Of Business; Facilitating The Establishment Standards And Guidelines That Guide The Design Of Technology Solutions; Tracking Industry Trends And Maintains Knowledge Of New Technologies To Better Serve The Enterprise*S Architecture Needs. Progression To This Level Is Typically Restricted On The Basis Of Individual Capabilities And Business Requirements. Thought Leader Within, And External To, The Division.

Required Job Qualifications:
o Bachelor Degree
o 12 years technical experience including:
o Developing solution architectures for large enterprises while partnering with Enterprise Architects, Business Architectures and Application Architects; driving decisions to resolution even when requirements are ambiguous
o Application design and development, particularly with high transaction volumes
o Middleware and Integration technology design work
o Message based and Java oriented technologies
o Knowledge management
o Developing standards, reference architectures, and guidelines for enterprise use
o Knowledge in all areas of data, security, applications or integration architecture and associated technologies
o Business and financial acumen
o Architecture input in prioritization and road mapping of capability improvements for a line of business.
o Ability to lead a team of architects to deliver solution architectures which drive capability improvements to a line of business.
o Architecture trade-off analyses
o Communications experience
o Experience leading multifunctional teams or initiatives
o Thought leader within, and external to, the division

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