Ascension Health Solution Integrator in St Louis, Missouri
We Are Hiring
Solution Architect/Integrator - TBO Portfolio Program Mgmt - Full-Time, Days - 4600 Headquarters - St Louis, MO
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Technologies leverages technology to create collaborative solutions that improve everyday health decisions. The technology enables seamless access to data across all applications transforming the customer experience when interacting with technology and enhancing our ability across Ascension to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness. It is used to provide insightful use of automation and data-drive improvements to enhance the provider, patient and consumer experience as well as keeping cybersecruity with a strong posture to protect data and other valuable assets.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
What You Will Do
The Demand Management Solution Architect will define needs, scope and detailed requirements for demand requests through engaging various business and technical stakeholders for the Demand and Capacity Management department. This individual will be responsible for the coordination and compilation of fully scoped demand records enabling consistent solutioning with technical detail to support accurate estimation.
Understand business drivers and business capabilities (future and current state), and determine corresponding enterprise system designs and change requirements to drive the organization's targeted business outcomes.
Design and lead the implementation of a solutions architecture across a group of specific business applications or technologies based on enterprise business strategy, business capabilities and business requirements.
Manage and develop the architecture for a broader scope of projects, working closely with application architects that manage and design architecture for a single project or initiative.
Provide consulting support to application teams within projects to ensure the project is aligned with the overall enterprise architecture.
Consult with application and infrastructure development projects to fit systems or infrastructure to architecture, and identify when it is necessary to modify projects to accommodate the solutions architecture.
Identify the organizational impact (for example, on skills, processes, structures or culture) and financial impact of the solutions architecture.
Document all solution architecture design and analysis work.
Communicates and interacts effectively at various levels of the organization including senior leadership, business stakeholders and technical subject matter experts
Facilitates resolution of issues through creative solutioning, open exchange of information and viewpoints and influence; uses negotiation skills when appropriate
Instills a sense of urgency in driving to completion; escalates issues as needed with vendors and internal IT stakeholders
Writes clearly and succinctly in a variety of communication settings and styles while tailoring the messaging based on audience
Builds trust and respect with key stakeholders
Demonstrates proactive behaviors and self-management techniques, including but not limited to, working efficiently, demonstrating adaptability and setting goals
Builds effective relationships with vendors to understand and commit to Ascension’s organizational goals
Demonstrates alignment of principles, values, and behavior with expected organizational culture and values
Complexity of Work
Within scope of the job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment
5 years experience with at least 2+ years related to solution development experience
Good understanding of strategic and new and emerging technology trends, and the practical application of existing, new and emerging technologies to new and evolving business and operating models
Understanding of agile methods and processes, and capability of supporting agile project teams by providing advice and guidance on opportunities, impact and risks, taking account of technical and architectural debt
BS in Computer science, finance or related field or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience
What You Will Need
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required
3 years of experience required.
5 years of experience preferred.
1 year of leadership or management experience preferred.
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