Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
The key to successful treatment and full recovery is often fast, accurate diagnosis. Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools provide insights that enable smarter, faster decisions and transform the way the world is managing health.
Our pioneering technology spans the world of healthcare operations - with medical diagnostic instruments, tests, automation and informatics solutions for hospitals, reference labs, blood centers, emergency departments, physician offices and clinics.
The position of Sr. IT Architect is within our Acelis Business Unit located at Livermore, CA, Chicago, IL, or Orlando, FL.In this role, you will drive delivery of business outcomes through IT technology design, development and implementation. If you have experience in the Health Care Industry, and enjoy making a difference/impact where your voice can be heard, please continue reading more about this amazing team/role!
WHAT YOU'LL DO
This role will be responsible for designing IT software solution deliveries. If hired, you will get to make an impact on how the business works with Salesforce and other tools! We are looking for someone with expertise in technical solution development in Cloud platforms like Salesforce and also in a hybrid cloud environment for this role. This role is responsible for enhancing the quality of IT products and services, analyzing data to inform business decisions, and finding technological solutions to business needs, among other duties.
For large projects with multiple systems, the application architect is responsible for aligning technology solutions with business strategies, working primarily with management and technical specialists across functional disciplines. Participates in the development of the Abbott infrastructure and understands the impact and needs of the applications. Supports the application and technical specialists in the multi-system application architecture and has a thorough understanding of available technology, tools and existing designs for the applications involved and the impact upon each other.
Do you enjoy driving technical design and implementation? Are you looking to work with a team working on a robust and scalable Data Integration and API platform in a hybrid cloud environment? Do you enjoy facilitating the evaluations and selection of integration tools? If so, read further!
Below are some day to day tasks you would perform in this role:
Design and development of data integration and migration strategies.
Provide data integration and API solution designs for on-premise and cloud business applications that meet business requirements.
Perform proof-of-concepts (POC) to prove out solutions and establish a core codebase ready for implementation.
Produce as-is and to-be application solution architecture for a variety of scenarios to meet business requirements and scale the company.
Document data flows in relevant segments and ratify data ownership and retention policies.
Participate in organization-wide project planning activities with project managers to advise on implementation strategies and cross-team dependencies.
Partner closely with product owners and engineering managers to define roadmaps and sprint planning objectives to meet solution designs.
Represent the IT organization as the domain expert for all technical solutions including data integration and API reference architecture and ensure alignment across teams.
Collaborate with the broader architecture community, such as Architectural Review Board (ARB), Security Review Board to provide feedback on strategies and standards.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING
Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering or similar degree or the equivalent of years of experience in similar role.
13 years or more of experience in IT including gradual career progression into an IT Architecture role similar to this role.
Relevant experience including 3+ years as Application Architect.
2+ years of hands of experience in Agile methodology.
2+ years of experience in Salesforce Health Cloud
2+ years of experience in integration API design and development
10+ years in a technology-driven Development and Architecture role.
Health Care Industry experience
Prior experience with SOX, PCI, and HIPAA compliance
2 + years of experience with: The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
Paid time off
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.