Lead Technical Architect - UnitedHealthcare - Plano, TX
December 22, 2017
Ready to raise your game by a quantum leap? At UnitedHealthcare Student Resources, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we're focused on doing things that have not been done yet; helping improve lives in ways that were unthinkable until we thought of them. We've spent decades investing in the technology and information capabilities that help us bring new ideas to market faster. We've developed solutions that are practical today and scalable for tomorrow. And we've created collaborative teams dedicated to innovation across each of our businesses. Now, we invite you to bring your knowledge of enterprise architecture and standards to assist in the development, communication and implementation of our evolving technology architecture. Primary Responsibilities: Collaborate with the business to understand/influence business requirements Communicate solution options to business owners/stakeholders (e.g. architecture reviews) Work with executive sponsors, system users, subject matter experts, and technical leads to support business requirements and maintain compliancy with IT standards. Appropriately influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products, and/or approaches Maintain knowledge of current domains and strategic roadmaps Maintain knowledge of current and build knowledge of emerging technologies/products/trends related to architectural solutions Provide oversight of conceptual designs to ensure alignment with enterprise architecture governance (e.g., principles, policies, standards, future-state reference architectures) Incorporate software and system architecture into conceptual designs while ensuring alignment with enterprise technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps, capital plans) Lead architecture team to proactively analyze and evaluate technologies, products and solutions to support short and long term needs of the business to meet customer and market demandsThe complexity of this role can be challenging. You'll be working on strategic programs with responsibility for providing architectural leadership to key initiatives across the organization. You'll be expected to ensure that the programs align to the IT strategy, leverage enterprise components and capabilities, advance the state of our IT assets, and expand and improve on our enterprise engineering strategy.
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.