Job Description Would you like to join Fortune 7 CVS Health leading our dynamic and growing IT team? CVS Health is looking for an innovative and special technology leader! Our mission as a successful organization is to change the conversation around healthcare through and with the support of technology. Our organization is responsible for the charge on solving complex, wicked problems. The source of these challenges is sometimes ambiguous and could involve the breadth of looking across various technology and solution domains to provide a path forward. Innovation, creativity, and perpetual learning are important characteristics of the individual necessary to lead this team. This discipline is relatively rarely defined in an organization and will require individuals with the right combination of prior experience, leadership talent, and aptitudes to work well in this environment. This exciting IT Cloud Architecture Director leadership role will focus on problems we encounter, where the focus, charter, and technologies will change frequently. The resources available to you are direct architect reports but will also draw on the larger company enterprise pool for resources including architects, data specialists, designers, and much more. Cloud platform development is important and will be essential to the success of this individuals. You will be a doer and leader at the same time with expectations that you are still a practicing technologist who is happy to jump in where needed as a peer and continuously plan for altering charters. A servant based leadership style with good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and growing openness is imperative. In addition, intake of work will be highly dynamic; requiring strong planning and communication skills. Additional responsibilities include: Plan for forensic egress. Work products are encouraged to be usable by their consuming groups or sponsors this could vary with development practices, standards, and technologies. Engaging with the team and collaborating with the larger organization on how to participate and demonstrate Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers. Guide the development team on how to get the most of self-organization and advise the larger Office of the CTO on problem-solving outcomes. Partner to assess the technical health of various applications and solutions within the portfolio. Build an unquestioning and safe environment where problems can be raised without consequence. Facilitate discussion, decision-making, and conflict resolution. Required Qualifications -Minimum 10 years overall experience in a technology leadership role and with core product development or service delivery. -Experience with industry and various IT technology required. -Knowledge of various well-documented patterns and techniques for addressing complex problems. Preferred Qualifications Experience with software development, big data analytics, or AI / ML / cognitive voice skills. -Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc. -Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games. -Excellent communication and mentoring skills. Education Bachelors degree required. Masters degree preferred. Business Overview Its a new day in health care. Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a transformative moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nations premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, were pioneering a bold new approach to total health. As a CVS Health colleague, youll be at the center of it all. We offer a diverse work experience that empowers colleagues for career success. In addition to skill and experience, we also seek to attract and retain colleagues whose beliefs and behaviors are in alignment with our core values of collaboration, innovation, caring, integrity and accountability. CVS Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Gender/Ethnicity/Disability/Protected Veteran we highly value and are committed to all forms of diversity in the workplace. 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. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT . We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance to apply for this job, please contact our Advice and Counsel Reasonable Accommodations team . Please note that we only accept applications for employment via this site. If technical issues are preventing you from applying to a position, contact Kenexa Helpdesk at 1-855-###-#### or ...@us.ibm.com . For technical issues with the Virtual Job Tryout assessment, contact the Shaker Help Desk at 1-877-###-####.
Associated topics: c, chief information officer, cloud, java, machine learning, microsoft, python, sdlc, software manager, website