Product Architect

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  • Published date: March 3, 2021
    • Arizona, United States

Product Architect
Phoenix, AZ
12 Months Contract


The senior level role of Principal Product Architect serves as an
ambassador to business and technology stakeholders and will align and
communicate solution strategies for one or more capability and product
domains for the Government Programs (Medicare and Medicaid) business
The Principal Product Architect plays an important role by bringing
together information in ways that provide new insights and perspectives on
operational effectiveness as well as future business opportunities.
These insights could come from partnering with senior business
leaders to determine the feasibility of new ideas, assessing emerging trends
in the industry, understanding market needs in RFPs (Request for Proposals),
interactions with technology partners, opportunities for POCs (Proofs of
Concepts), establish product, solution and technology roadmaps for the
future, and many other avenues of exploration.?.

Projects the candidate will be working on:

Medicare & Retirement Claims Platform, Community & State (Medicaid
Individual Exchange implementations), Community and State Growth. Expansion
and Migration initiatives


Experience in the top architecture skills mentioned above in the
healthcare industry and on implementation or modernization of payer
platforms (like Facets)
Deep knowledge and experience as an Architect to help transform an
organizations legacy platform, technology and data architecture into modern,
simplified ecosystem would be beneficial to this role
Knowledge and experience in Provider, Claims and Finance/Capitated
Payments models.

Team and Team size:

Part of larger Architecture team but individual contributor to the
product architecture for Government Programs (Medicare and Medicaid).
Name: Government Programs Technology Architecture team (30+
Sub-team Name: Administer Plan (Claims, Provider & Finance) Product
Architecture team (~10 Architects)

Primary responsibilities:

Lead and establish business-aligned product architecture roadmaps
and solution strategies to provide market distinction, differentiation,
agility, scale and cost optimization
Partner with business stakeholders for strategic planning,
road-mapping and prioritization. Lead, solution, deliver and drive capital
investments for the assigned product families in collaboration with business
and enterprise partners
Build and communicate architecture vision, blueprints and end-to-end
solution roadmaps that define the future state product capabilities and
solutions, and solution delivery sequencing through architecture transition
states for assigned product families. Ensure ongoing roadmap alignment as
new initiatives are introduced
Translate business goals for multiple lines of business, and
identify common, shared business goals and solutions
Develop technology strategies that will lower the total cost to own
and operate technology, while promoting modernization, reusability,
simplification and market distinction
Lead change and innovation. Be a catalyst for business
transformation and modernization through disruptive technology innovations.
Architect modernization of mission critical applications from legacy
mainframe to modern opensource architectureDrive and enable high-quality
execution across organizational lines by partnering with engineering
leaders. Work closely with project teams to help ensure we deliver,
Provide industry, technology and market expertise and thought
leadership to support and guide business decisions around strategic
investments for the assigned product family
Decompose complex business strategies into initiatives relatable to
each product family and product capabilities, to enable efficient
architecture road mapping and solutions
Provide impact analysis, high level size of effort, support
cost-benefit analysis and financial planning for complex business
Create product solution options that balances short term needs with
long term architecture vision
Create and maintain architecture patterns, reference
implementations, and guidelines to enable efficient, consistent and modern
solution design and implementations
Lead IT responses for RFPs, and translate customer commitments into
actionable program statements of work and architectures
Work across organizational silos to resolve dependencies and
accelerate product architecture and solution decisions
Develop executive-facing materials to promote product architecture
and technology strategies and roadmaps aligned with business direction
Partner with other architects and business stakeholders to identify
new business opportunities, partnerships, and products to achieve broader
enterprise goals
Ensure optimal process in the teams ability to prioritize demand,
efficient assignment of work, and timeline commitments are met
Coach and train junior level architects in creation of architecture
frameworks, patterns and artifacts that promote and support business
Influence without authority and negotiate effectively with all
internal and external stakeholders to achieve win-win solutions that advance
organizational goals
Our job descriptions evolve with our business need and priorities.
Your role may have additional responsibilities to ensure we adapt to
changing business demands

Required Qualifications:

10 + years of professional experience in technology disciplines with
primary focus on business strategy and architecture, product strategy and
architecture, enterprise architecture, solution architecture, data
architecture, integrations architecture and technology architecture
6+ years of experience in creating business, capability and
architecture visions and blueprints with implementation roadmaps (may be
asked to provide examples / artifacts)
6+ years of full lifecycle software engineering experience using
waterfall or agile frameworks
3+ years of proven expertise of managing and leading
cross-functional matrixed teams. Ability to coach resources to elevate
performance and drive results
Knowledge in legacy modernization techniques related tools, process
and patterns
Proven success driving business technology strategies that lead to
product distinction
Experience managing relationships, coalitions and communications
with senior and executive level business and technology leaders to influence
desired outcomes without direct authority
Ability to understand how to navigate a complex organization,
understand the big picture, and influence the enterprise to leverage
technology in alignment with our strategies.
Ability to estimate the financial impact of technical architecture
Exceptional interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork,
facilitation and negotiation
Ability to create a startup mentality to accelerate the introduction
of new capabilities and transform teams
Working knowledge and experience in any or all of the following
business and technology areas: data management, data fabric, data analytics,
data streaming technologies, event based architecture, NOSql and NewSQL
technologies, APIs, microservices, SOA, cloud technologies,
software/platform/infrastructure as a service, rules engines/BPMs, big data,
predictive modeling, machine learning, artificial intelligence,
mobile/digital applications, ambient technologies, data architecture and

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