At CereCore, our heart for healthcare is interconnected with our knowledge of technical solutions, creating a vital link that ultimately drives the delivery of high-quality care. CereCore is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) Healthcare.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and passionate professional for a Senior Cloud Architect position with extensive experience with primarily GCP, but also AWS and Azure cloud services. This role will support short- and medium-term business and technology cloud initiatives, but also focuses on the CereCore's 3- to 5-year cloud technology roadmap, facilitating innovation and adoption of next generation technologies. We collaborate with Enterprise Architecture, other ETO teams, and business technology stakeholders, connecting subject matter experts with business, information, domain and solution architects.
Your skills are broad – Designing, documenting and implementing cloud and application patterns, participate in the review of patterns with other stake holders, working with cloud engineering team members and stakeholders to codify best-practices and advising business technology teams on use of cloud patterns to develop application solution designs. You will lead architecture, design and development of end to end Cloud based solutions with heavy focus on application and data and good understanding of infrastructure. You are a self-starter, driven and can handle multiple projects and priorities. You are passionate about driving the DevSecOps mindset and culture in a fast-paced, challenging environment where you get the opportunity to work with a spectrum of latest tools and technologies to drive forward “Infrastructure-as-Code” and “Infrastructure-as-a-Service”. As a qualified candidate, you will be part of the team driving CereCore’s Cloud implementation. As a member of this team, you should possess the ability to inspire yourself and all of our team. Based on your previous experiences you will inject new knowledge and skills into an already high performing team thus excelling our efforts to new heights.
Assist LOBs to architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage Cloud services. Collaborates with other architects, operational/infrastructure and delivery teams to ensure new services align with application & infrastructure roadmaps
Architect and implement cloud solutions for various application architectures, and programmatic integration of cloud applications, data services and infrastructure. Develop application data architecture models to further enable effective service oriented delivery
Review application solution designs for cloud-fit and optimality; and automate deployment patterns for reusability.
Consult and provide technical guidance to LOBs to refactor their application for the cloud using the 12-factor development practices for cloud native and microservices oriented application deployment.
Drive holistic design & patterns for secure cloud application environments, Cloud platform enhancements, application architecture, data services and cloud service integrations
Conduct technical audits of existing architectures (Infrastructure, Performance, Developing data security as a function of design as well as Scalability and more)
Partner with other stakeholders to drive the creation of Cloud migration & transformation strategy and infrastructure roadmaps across application, information, business and technology landscapes
Identify and Analyze Cloud Infrastructure architecture gaps to propose new technologies. Establish pilots and POCs for proposed solutions and make recommendations for approvals.
Document best practices and recommendations and create and maintain templates
Drive meetings with subject matter experts from all areas of the business including: infrastructure, operations, applications, vendors and leads to seek input from and plan/coordinate migrations, resources requirements and timelines.
Engage with external vendors to review solutions, new capabilities and product and service offerings
You are a self-starter, driven and can handle multiple projects and priorities.
You are passionate about driving the DevSecOps mindset and culture in a fast-paced, challenging environment where you get the opportunity to work with a spectrum of latest tools and technologies to drive forward Infrastructure-as-Code and Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
You are actively looking to improve the solutions you implement, understand the efficacy of collaboration and reaching out across functional borders and are keen to work in a team of CI/CD and Infrastructure specialists.
As a member of this team, you should possess the ability to inspire yourself and all of our team. Based on your previous experiences you will inject new knowledge and skills into an already high performing team thus excelling our efforts to new heights.
Required Core Skills:
Deep understanding of cloud design patterns, Cloud Native Architecture and principles, cloud operations and cloud security models
4-5 years of demonstrated hands-on experiencing in designing and configuring secure and scalable cloud platforms patterns on AWS and Azure
In Depth knowledge of cloud services: Application integration, functions, Cloud Databases, data warehouse and analytics, Machine Learning, Developer Tools, Security and identity management
Proven and demonstrable experience in architecting, designing and implementing high volume, high availability cloud applications with very high degree of automation
Demonstrated ability to easily deal with both abstract and concrete concepts and be able to reconcile them for the appropriate audience and context
Proven ability to maintain both a strategic long-term outlook and enterprise perspective, while also supporting tangible, business-driven and IT-delivered solutions.
Quickly understand organizational dynamics and management priorities, and to be able to work effectively in a fast paced, results driven company.
Demonstrate strong facilitation, negotiation, interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills.
Ability to lead an in-depth client meeting/workshop across a broad range of topics including discovery, cloud compliance, and security
Strong programming skill with experience in API and Webhook development using Python, Node.js, Ruby, PowerShell and Shell Scripting languages.
Degree in Computer Science, Engineering and or equivalent industry experience
Strong Interpersonal, communication and leadership Skills
A critical thinker with strong research, analytics and problem solving skills
Self-motivated with a positive attitude and an ability to work independently and or in a team
Ability to communicate across business units and the ability to interface with and communicate complex technical concepts to a broad range of internal and external stakeholders
Time management skills with the ability to manage multiple streams and lead less experienced architects
CereCore was formed in 2001 as a shared service business within a large hospital operator. We focus solely on helping healthcare organizations align business and IT strategies to improve processes and patient care. Awards and Recognition
Modern Healthcare selected CereCore as one of the 2020 "Best Places to Work in Healthcare."
CereCore wins ClearlyRated's 2020 and 2021 "Best of Staffing" Client and Talent Awards for Service Excellence.
HCA Workplace Measures Up & Earns Computerworld 2017 "Best Places to Work in IT Award," an award we’ve earned since 2009.
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion We believe excellence in healthcare starts with a foundation of inclusion, compassion and respect for our patients and each other. We are committed to fostering a culture of inclusion across all areas of our organization. We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.