Data Architect

Confidential Company  •  Boston, MA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Healthcare IT

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/27/17 by Anurag Singh
Boston, MA
5 - 7 years experience
Healthcare IT
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/27/17 by Anurag Singh

Location               :           Boston, MA

Interview             :              phone to start and followed by F2F/Skype

Looking for a Data Architect with experience in and Claims data/healthcare exp

What you will be doing in this role:

    • Architect and design leading membership, claims, enrollment and healthcare  solutions that support industry leading best practices in technology,, performance and scalability
    • Able to successfully manage interactions at a senior level within our System’s teams, client’s engineering, IT, and service operations as needed
    • Responsible for the design of solutions, this includes a lead role in project discovery and definition workshops, creating scope and development estimates, and documenting requirements and designs
    • Create and update application, integration, technology and information architectural diagrams utilizing tools like Vizio
    • Evaluate, define, and when necessary prototype alternatives to determine the most appropriate approach for each solution
    • Determine how to satisfy these requirements using existing Platform and services, and where appropriate, define new services to fulfill the project's particular needs and make recommendations
    • Assist In preparing functional specifications that can be understood by customers and internal development teams. Provide high-level, prioritized approaches to achieve business objectives
    • Work with the product and professional services team members to estimate the work
    • Provide direction and guidance, development oversight, and support to successfully deliver on time with quality
    • To influence a broad audience to adopt a particular path and be respected as a thought leader
    • To understand the broader implications of strategy across all business units, while visualizing the project-level implications
    • Provide technical problem resolution to complex issues
    • Contribute to on-going process and methodology improvements
    • Work with cross functional teams such as engineering and product management to provide feedback and support the evolution of the product
    • Map business capabilities and processes to information and applications
    • Build System Context Diagrams
    • Create Solution Architecture (blueprint) across business capability and application views that align with target state architecture and business plan prioritization
    • Create project/program decision frameworks
    • Project governance - ensure compliance of technology solutions with architectural standards
    • Support road mapping with product owners and IT strategic planning
    • Support business case development

Required Skills

What You Need for this Position: 

  • Minimum 5years experience in a similar role designing and implementing complex solution architectures for enterprise applications - including Software as a Service, integration, security, performance, and scalability.  3+ years in a Healthcare environment.


  • Experience with direct customer facing interactions/communications in a Consulting or Professional Services organization
  • Excellent interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation and negotiation
  • Excellent planning, facilitation and organizational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to understand the long-term (big picture) and short-term perspectives of situations
  • Ability to translate business needs into solution architecture requirements
  • Ability to estimate the financial impact of individual solution architecture alternatives
  • Ability to define multiple solution options to business problems
  • Basic knowledge of business process re-engineering principles and processes
  • Basic knowledge of information principles and policies
  • Understanding of application development methodologies
  • Understanding of SOA, object-oriented analysis and design, or client/server systems
  • Understanding of the enterprise's political climate and how to respond to the political challenges
  • Ability to quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies
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