Principal Architect Applications

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Pleasanton, CA, USA
  • Dec 19, 2018

Job Description

Description:

As a Principal Architect - Applications, you will be primarily responsible for providing Solution architecture support to Revenue Management Systems of Kaiser Permanente. In t his position you will be responsible for capturing current state, define Target Architecture, Solution Architecture and drive solution design and implementation for IT solutions that meet business needs. This position is also required to:



  • Have a deep understanding of multiple application domains of a healthcare organization, including EMR, Professional and Hospital Billing, Patient/Member Payment, Health Plan, web, mobile, social, the ability to recommend solutions, and have broad understanding of other architecture domains.


  • Drives the execution of multiple work streams by identifying customer and operational needs; developing and updating new procedures and policies; gaining cross-functional support for objectives and priorities; translating business strategy into actionable business requirements; obtaining and distributing resources; setting standards and measuring progress; removing obstacles that impact performance; guiding performance and developing contingency plans accordingly; be very hands-on in solving highly complex issues; and influencing the completion of project tasks by others.


  • Be Self-Managed and promotes learning in others by soliciting and acting on performance feedback; building collaborative, cross-functional relationships; communicating information and providing advice to drive projects forward; adapting to competing demands and new responsibilities; providing feedback to others, including upward feedback to leadership; influencing, mentoring, and coaching team members; fostering open dialogue amongst team members; evaluating and responding to the strengths and weaknesses of self and unit members; and adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback.


In addition to the responsibilities listed below, this position is responsible for having a deep understanding of multiple application domains, including web, mobile, ERP, and/or mainframe, the ability to recommend solutions, and having broad understanding of other architecture domains.Some of the unique challenges this position will face include providing solutions across all domains as related to an application design.

Essential Responsibilities:

Drives the execution of multiple work streams by identifying customer and operational needs; developing and updating new procedures and policies; gaining cross-functional support for objectives and priorities; translating business strategy into actionable business requirements; obtaining and distributing resources; setting standards and measuring progress; removing obstacles that impact performance; guiding performance and developing contingency plans accordingly; solving highly complex issues; and influencing the completion of project tasks by others.
Practices self-leadership and promotes learning in others by soliciting and acting on performance feedback; building collaborative, cross-functional relationships; communicating information and providing advice to drive projects forward; adapting to competing demands and new responsibilities; providing feedback to others, including upward feedback to leadership; influencing, mentoring, and coaching team members; fostering open dialogue amongst team members; evaluating and responding to the strengths and weaknesses of self and unit members; and adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum four (4) years experience with commercial off-the-shelf package integration.
Minimum four (4) years experience working with data and integration technologies (e.g., ESB ETL, EAI).
Minimum four (4) years experience translating solution requirements into technical application requirements.
Minimum four (4) years experience in the design of target state architecture in a corporate or enterprise environment.
Minimum four (4) years experience in solution architecture, including working with a portfolio of solutions.
Minimum four (4) years experience working with application development frameworks (e.g., Spring, Jersey, Oracle ADF).
Minimum three (3) years experience with modeling techniques (e.g., BPMN, UML, ER).
Minimum four (4) years experience translating solution requirements into technical architecture requirements.
Minimum four (4) years in a technical leadership role with or without direct reports.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, CIS, Engineering, Business, or related technical field and Minimum ten (10) years IT experience delivering technical solutions, including at least Minimum four (4) years in IT architecture. Additional equivalent work experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.

Preferred Qualifications:

Two (2) years supervisory experience.
Three (3) years of work experience in a role requiring interaction with executive leadership (e.g., Vice President level and above)
Four (4) years experience in a leadership role of a large matrixed organization.

Primary Location: California,Pleasanton,Pleasanton Tech Cntr Building A 4460 Hacienda Dr. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon-Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 4:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Information Technology Specialty: Architecture Department: Shared Digital Services Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time