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Anthem, Inc. Enterprise Architect Principal in Orlando, Florida


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Position may be located in Brentwood, TN; Orlando, FL; or near other Anthem locations

Works with business and technology stakeholders to build a holistic view of the organizations strategy, processes, information and technical assets to ensure business and IT alignment.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Recommends new technologies for domains based upon business value drivers and return on investment; drives new technologies towards implementation and exploitation.

  • Establishes overall systems architecture vision and ensures specific components are appropriately designed and leveraged; contributes to the holistic vision of Enterprise Architecture.

  • Understand and document the current state of application and cloud architecture

  • Articulate a vision for Azure cloud strategy and develop a roadmap to achieve it, including overarching enterprise concerns (high availability, disaster recovery, etc.)

  • Provide thought leadership on current trends on cloud development design patterns and new Azure cloud product offerings

  • Oversee the implementation of strategic cloud initiatives

  • Actively provide technical advisory services for internal and external development teams

  • Regularly manage and oversee cloud infrastructure resource and development teams

  • Participate with architecture team in developing software engineering standards

  • Provide technical oversight and guidance to internal and external development teams while working in a coordinated manner to deliver and deploy the designed architecture

  • Participate with the CISO in defining and implementing cloud security standards and practices

  • Articulate a vision for DevSecOps practices that support the company’s long term strategy

  • Define, implement and optimize CI/CD pipelines that adhere to company software development standards and practices, while maximizing opportunities to apply automation and reduce direct developer involvement in software asset promotion and deployment

  • Design and implement system performance logging, monitoring and metrics to facilitate investigating application defects and assist in long term planning

  • Provide technical oversight and guidance to implementation teams while working in a coordinated manner to deliver and deploy the designed architecture

  • Manage DevOps and development team members

  • Provide technical oversight and guidance to implementation teams while working in a coordinated manner to deliver and deploy the designed architecture

  • Coordinates all enterprise-level conceptual architecture components (e.g., data architecture, application architecture, technical architecture.

  • Monitors usage of architectural components and assumes responsibility for reuse.

  • Drives system migration based upon roadmaps defined in enterprise and domain blueprints.

  • Ensures blueprints are refreshed as needs emerge or in accordance to plan of record changes.

  • Provides continuous consulting services and direction in projects and architectures.

  • Champions and responsible for enterprise level technology and architectural standards, guidelines, principles, frameworks, and reference models.

  • Defines systems, technical, and application architectures for new strategic initiatives; develops and maintains an architectural blueprint and evolutionary roadmap that defines and communicates the strategic direction for these architectures in support of business and technical strategies; explains how the roadmap maintains and delivers cost effectiveness, business value, and competitiveness


Required Qualifications

  • Requires an BA/BS degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field of study and a minimum of 8 years experience in architecture/design in relevant technology disciplines; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • 10+ years of progressive experience in systems and software development; DevOps/build & release architecture and design

  • 5+ years design and implementation of CI/CD pipelines using tools like Azure Devops, Git, Jenkins, GitLab, Gradle, Maven, Conan, SonarQube, npm, Selenium, Squish, Junit, etc.

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in health care industry strongly preferred.

  • Extensive experience architecting cloud-based infrastructure

  • Extensive experience in developing, implementing and maintaining complex multi-region, active/passive and active/active application environments

  • Extensive hands-on experience designing disaster recovery procedures and with aggregate monitoring and logging tools

  • Extensive development experience in software development targeting cloud-based infrastructure configurations

  • Familiarity with writing automation scripts using scripting languages such as Powershell or Bash; Experience with Azure CLI is a bonus.

  • Strong leadership capability and ability to motivate and organize a team to be adaptable and creative infrastructure

    We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

    REQNUMBER: PS59974-Orlando-Orlando