Sr Technology Architect-Microservices

As the healthcare industry continues to rapidly transform, our IT team conceives, develops and delivers impactful technology solutions to support access to quality, affordable healthcare for our members. We are driven by our collective company purpose: To do everything in our power to stand with our members in sickness and in health®. Our IT team unleashes the power of this purpose through technology. We come to work every day to make a difference, and we deliver the highest quality and best solutions to our members.

Responsible for translating the client's digital business requirements into specific systems, applications or process designs for very large complex IT solutions and integrating architecture. Acts as an advocate for the client, as the ultimate authority on the architecture designed to address client business problems. Provides direction for design activities. Provides technical guidance to agile project team areas as appropriate. Facilitates the establishment standards and guidelines that guide the design of technology solutions. Reviews, advises and designs standard software and hardware solution options, risks, costs versus benefits and impact on the enterprise business process and goals. Develops and documents the framework for integration and implementation for changes to technical standards. Assists in the development of and manages an architecture governance process. Tracks industry trends and maintains knowledge of new technologies to better serve the enterprise's architecture needs.


•Bachelor Degree

•10 years technical experience with a strong emphasis in architecting Java-based solutions and services.

•Comfortable in more than one programming language and have a firm grasp of fundamental web, internet, and mobile technologies.

•Recognized as an expert within HCSC

•Anticipates internal and or external business challenges and/or regulatory issues; recommends process, product or service improvements

•Solves unique and complex problems that have a broad impact on the business

•Contributes to the development of functional strategy

•Leads project teams to achieve milestones and objectives


•Experience delivering solutions using an Agile / Scrum methodology

•Experience with one or more of the major public cloud providers (AWS, Google, Azure) or private PaaS platforms (CloudFoundry)

•Experience with designing APIs and working with related technologies (API Gateway, API Security, API Frameworks, NoSQL)

•Experience with applying integration, SOA, and microservices patterns and has an opinion about it

HCSC is committed to diversity in the workplace and to providing equal opportunity and affirmative action to employees and applicants. We are an Equal Opportunity Employment / Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Requirements: Expertise Information Technology Job Type Full-Time Regular Location IL - Chicago

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