Senior Enterprise Architect in Albany, NY

CDPHP   •  

Albany, NY 12202

Industry: Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 56 days ago

For more than 30 years, CDPHP has been providing outstanding health care coverage in the Capital Region of New York and beyond. Based in Albany, NY, the physician-guided not-for-profit offers plans in 24 counties. CDPHP cares deeply about the health and well-being of its members as well as its employees. The company values integrity, diversity, and innovation, and its corporate culture supports those values wholeheartedly. At CDPHP, the employees have a voice and are encouraged to make an impact at both the company and community levels through engagement and volunteer opportunities. CDPHP invests in employees who share these values and invites you to be a part of that experience.

The Senior Enterprise Architect is responsible for the solution architectures of CDPHP platforms and assessment of new technologies. The Senior Enterprise Architect provides leadership and prescriptive direction in support of solutions, including the creation and maintenance of "as-is" and "to-be" solution architecture deliverables and associated roadmaps. The Senior Enterprise Architect collaborates with Business Partners, IT Delivery Leads, Project Managers, Engineers and Functional Leads to provide oversight in the delivery of complete business solutions which meet desired business outcomes. Additionally, the Senior Enterprise Architect will support research and development of emerging and experimental technologies, apply innovation to existing business processes and enable new offerings or services.


  • Degrees in Computer Science or Information Systems preferred
  • Minimum number years of relevant experience: 10
  • 3+ years of experience developing solution architecture deliverables including system diagrams, data flows, network diagrams, and configuration specifications
  • Significant experience with the installation, configuration, management and operations of enterprise systems and environments in order to support innovation, research, and development.
  • Proven leadership skills, particularly in the area of aligning IT solutions with business strategy and goals
  • Ability to translate business requirements into solution requirements and architectures
  • Experience guiding IT and business stakeholders through the process of identifying, adopting, and leveraging new technologies
  • Experience with architecture of application middleware, including web servers, application servers, enterprise service busses, message-oriented middleware, business process automation and rules engines
  • Experience with API management tools and microservices architectures preferred
  • Experience realizing SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS applications
  • Strong database skills, including DDL, DML, and fundamental database administration concepts. (Oracle and SQLServer experience preferred)
  • Experience with DevOps, Cloud application deployments, containers, serverless technologies is preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of enterprise processes and practices
  • Strong written and verbal communications
  • Experience working with solution and technology vendors to provide solutions to business needs
  • Good judgment and pragmatic approach to delivering solutions that balance enterprise standards, business needs, and technology capabilities and limits
  • Ability to work well in a team environment

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer, CDPHP will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, creed, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, physical and mental disability, criminal record, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, status with respect to receiving public assistance, domestic violence victim status, a disabled, special, recently separated, active duty wartime, campaign badge, Armed Forces service medal veteran, or any other characteristics protected under applicable law.

Valid Through: 2019-11-11