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Application architect (Healthcare)/Nashville, TN 3mth+ Contract
Ref No.: 18-01139
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Position Type:Contract
 Location: Nashville, TN
Duration:3+ Months Contract
USC OR  Green Card only
Job Description
  • Application architect for healthcare
  • Architect customized and reusable solutions of project and program or operational scope.
  • Capture and share architectural IP at the project and program level.
  • Oversee the implementation and governance of architectures of project and program or operational scope.
  • Contribute to the Architect profession worldwide and across company businesses.
  • Develop for client technically feasible long-term Information Technology (IT) strategies and plans
  • Assess business impact of specific technologies/strategies
  • Identify and address technical or operational risks
  • Provide review/input on project activities for medium to large business unit level projects
  • Collaborates with the project manager to develop detailed project plans and work breakdown structures for medium to large business unit level projects.
Knowledge and Skills Required
  • Ability to understand the customer's business problem, need, or opportunity and to design an IS solution that appropriately addresses the business problem, need, or opportunity.
  • Ability to lead the architectural design, development, deployment, and technical quality of medium to large business unit level Information Technology (IT) based solutions (typically within multiple technology or specialty areas).
  • Be able to provide architectural direction for multiple medium sized projects concurrently.
  • Understands and applies information system or operational solution related modeling methods and tools.
  • Applies appropriate methodologies and Subject Matter Expert (SME) knowledge to resolve complex business issues. Business Acumen:
  • Identifies risks and challenges the customer should expect to encounter with the solution based on similar efforts done with other customers.
  • Develops Architecture Specification deliverables that map customer business requirements into specific technology or operational recommendations.
  • Ability to apply knowledge of how the industry uses IT to address business challenges using, for example, technical standards and infrastructure, cross-industry trends that impact IT investment, industry-specific roadmaps, and IT enablers.
  • Understands future technology or operational trends as they relate to and support customer business requirements
  • Ability to write Statements of Work for medium to large business unit level solutions that span multiple technologies or operational areas.
  • Build rapport and trust with client
  • Demonstrates excellent consultative, solution selling skills.
  • Can contribute in the development of new company services and modifications to the methodology.
  • Ability to prepare clear, concise, and persuasive communications for multiple audiences, including demonstrating effective writing and presentation skills, listening actively, and projecting a trustable image.
  • Excellent speaking and writing skills.