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Tech Architect
Ref No.: 17-00321
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/18/2017
Tailwind Associates, an EOE, has an 12+ months contract opportunity with our client in El Paso, Texas for a Tech Architect

Job Description:
Candidate will have the responsibility to define the architecture, making sure team is following the defined architecture, making sure application is meeting SLAs and fixing the critical Performance or road blocking issues quickly.


  • 11+ years of experience in Application development
    • 8+ years of strong progressive IT experience in the application development space
    • 3+ years of Architect experience
  • To be a key technical consultant who will front end initial work of the development by interfacing with client and key stakeholders
  • Should have the working experience on large Enterprise Solutions
    • Experience in development of complex web-based, scalable, distributed systems and high-volume transaction applications
  • Experience in different software development methodologies such as agile, test driven development, model driven development etc.
  • Defining coding standards and guidelines
  • Doing POCs for the new implementations to guide the team
  • Work with the client Client/SMEs in providing the solutions to the challenges

Required skills:
  • Hands-on Technical experience in:
    • Java – J2EE
    • EJBs, Web Services
    • HTML 5
    • SOA
    • Oracle 11g
    • SQL and PL-SQL
  • Sonar, Maven, Build Scripts
  • Detailed understanding of US healthcare domain in general, plus below domain experience is a must.
    • Medicaid – Expertise in at least two of the functional areas is a must
      • Claims Processing – Entry, Adjudication, Correction, Mass Adjustments etc.,
      • Financials – Payment and Accounting
      • Member – Eligibility and Enrolment
      • TPL – Third Party Liability
      • SA – Service Authorization
      • Provider – Enrolment, Maintenance and Trading Partner
      • Benefits Plan
      • Contact Management
      • Global modules – Data Reference, Security
  • Excellent Communication Interpersonal skills
  • Complete understanding of the different integration points of Healthcare transactions
  • Experience in designing new systems by analysing requirements, studying legacy product and studying system capabilities

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, sex or age.