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Senior Solution Architect - TELUS Health

Calgary, AB
Full Time
6 days ago

Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading edge technologies.

Join our team

The TELUS Health - Technology Office is committed to changing the way healthcare in Canada works for you, your family, and your loved ones. What part might you play?

We collectively need to find solutions that will benefit all Canadians to meet the challenge of unsustainable rising costs, long wait times and an increasingly older population. Make no mistake, our journey to address Canada's greatest social challenge of this generation, healthcare, will be long and challenging, but the chance to have an impact on all Canadians and build a new business for TELUS will be worth it!

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

TELUS Health is seeking a Technology Architect with leadership skills to provide technical leadership within the Health Benefit Management team specifically the Multi Benefit team. In this role you will drive the adherence to technology and process direction through your expertise of technology, mentoring and guidance on plans to implementation. You will research, analyze, design, monitor and mentor the cross development teams as they perform their initiatives around development, implementations and Production Support.

You will partner with both technical, security, architecture and development teams to support the delivery of high quality, scalable, extensible, secure solutions that meet the needs of our growing business. You need to be conversant in current industry architectural standards and standard development methodologies and able to drive a technical/architectural vision.

Your goal will be ensuring the team and our Product have a focus and voice in reliability through a healthy infrastructure, a common approach in a view of performance and an approach to improving process through use of technology. This includes monitoring or our Product in Production, CICD pipeline, adoption of technologies within our infrastructure to our development.

Here's how
    •Bridge the architecture direction and the development teams to plan implementation within our release roadmap
    •Mentor the team on a common approach while building team knowledge and adherence
    •Prioritizing initiatives based on business, reliability, security and impact on committed initiatives
    •Perform well in a high-intensity work environment and ability to learn and keep up with new technology
    •To be successful in this role you will need to be detail oriented, communicate well and adapt to new tools and technology
    •Liaise with internal team members, end users and/or other systems departments and/or vendors as needed
    •Generate accurate estimates on all work efforts
    •Assist is setting standards and reviewing methodologies


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field, or equivalent work experience
    •15+ years Senior Solution Architect experience in enterprise applications, solutions design/development, experience with SDLC, including projects with standards based messaging, identity management, registries and security management
    •Knowledge of OpenShift Container Platform (OCP), Google Cloud and ability to learn and keep up with new technology
    •Self-starter who is able to take ownership and thrive in an independent environment
    •Presentation skills to diverse audiences
    •Progressive software development experience, developing high-volume, on-line transaction processing applications in a multi-platform, multi-tiered, 24x7 environment
    •Strong understanding of web-based application architectures and in-depth knowledge of several e-Business technologies including Application Servers, Portal technologies, Web Services, Middleware, EAI/Legacy Systems, Systems Infrastructure
    •Knowledge of web security issues and technologies for authentication, encryption, authorization; privacy and data security issues and legislation
    •Working experience in private and public cloud infrastructures, with public Cloud technologies and concepts (AWS, GCP or Azure) experience
    •Expertise in modern development concepts: Micro-service Architecture, TDD, Agile, CI/CD, Backends for Frontends (BFF)
    •Knowledge of reliability principles
    •Experience in progressive technologies such as HTML5, Spring Boot, Docker, Kubernetes, React, Angular.js, Node.js, Container Orchestration, .NET, APM, Splunk
    •Progressive experience working with database technologies: Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, RDS, Aurora, etc
    •Progressive experience with Enterprise Java Programming and APIs (SOAP and REST)
    •Working knowledge of traditional infrastructure: Unix, Windows, Oracle Database Server, Oracle webLogic, webMethods Integration server, MS SQL Server, hypervisor and virtualization, networking
    •Excellent English language verbal and written communication skills, French is an asset

    •Experience with healthcare industry a plus

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Disclaimer: In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.
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