CVS Health has a bold digital agenda to transform healthcare and empower millions of customers on their path to better health. We are creating innovative digital solutions that will make health care more accessible, more integrated and more reliable for more people, online and in our stores. We are hiring a Digital Architect to join an early-stage, entrepreneurial digital team within CVSH that is focused on transforming the digital health journey for patients through a consumer-first, seamless digital experience that helps consumers navigate and manage their healthcare across the CVS Health family of products and services.
Serve as technical architect for a value stream (e.g. scrum team), usually under the direct supervision of a more senior architect, helping to ensure successful product deliveries
Provide guidance to developers and other stakeholders on architectural best practices, guidelines, and standards. Evangelize, mentor, and coach all on the same.
Participate in Proof-Of-Concepts and Spike Solutions, and provide Reference Architectures and Baseline Implementations when appropriate
Provide guidance to developers and other stakeholders regarding the design of server applications, encompassing APIs and micro-services, containers, databases, cloud infrastructures, and cloud services
Ensure all Non-Functional Requirements (e.g. performance, availability and fail-over, scalability, security, etc.) are properly articulated, and work with all parties to guarantee that the software products that are delivered meet these objectives
Participates in high-level estimation
5+ years experience as a software developer with experience solving architectural problems, lead experience preferred
Experience and proficiency with modern languages, frameworks, and technologies such as Java, Python, Node.js, messaging queuing infrastructures.
Knowledge of microservice and event driven based architectures using containerized applications.
Exposure to CI/CD and DevOps pipelines that build, test, and deploy applications fast, often, & automated.
Understanding of secure coding and design practices.
Familiarity with popular Design Patterns catalogues.
Demonstrated grasp of architecture issues and applies that thinking to designs and implementation
Experience in design of cloud native solutions for AWS, Azure, Google, or hybrid clouds
Experience with distributed computing architectures, including race conditions, parallelism, and concurrency control
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a closely-related discipline, or an equivalent combination of formal education and experience.
At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.
We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.