Job Description

Job Title: Solution Architect
Job Location: South Carolina


  • Responsible for implementing the platforms and systems to establish key technology capabilities for all Enterprise Architecture components
  • Responsible for designing and leading the implementation of platform and interoperability solutions that focus on standards-based integrations as well as ITIL Service Design and Operations
  • Responsible for developing solutions to support the integration of agency components with the Enterprise Architecture and Replacement MMIS systems including business and data services, such as Provider, Eligibility, Claims, Encounters, and Payment subsystems
  • Responsible for designing and leading the creation of software solutions that focus on standards-based features and capabilities
  • Design platform and software solutions using the SCDHHS Technology Product Portfolio (TPP) including:
    • Software Containers (Docker)
    • Kubernetes
    • MarkLogic NoSQL Server
    • Oracle Database Server
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Git
    • Behavior Driven Development Tools: Gherkin, Cucumber
    • Jira, Confluence
    • Jenkins
    • Springboot
    • Splunk Enterprise
  • Design platform and software solutions to meet Technical Reference Architecture (TRA) standards including:
    • Identity and Access Management
    • Identity Federation Standards (SAML, OAuth)
    • Application Platform Integration
    • Service Oriented Architecture
    • Managed File Transfer
    • Enterprise Document Management
    • Enterprise Service Bus
    • Web Services
    • Micro services architecture
  • Perform software architecture assessments for new and existing solution implementations against solution designs to identify gaps
  • Develop roadmaps for solution architecture changes for software and platforms to meet compliance with solution designs and TRA standards
  • Participate in the assessment of current and emerging technology with a focus on technology capabilities and impact to solution architecture
  • Participate in the technical architecture review/change governance processes
  • Work closely with Business Analysts to develop functional designs
  • Express business requirements into technical designs used by developers

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Technical Science or equivalent experience
  • Five or more years’ experience in designing complex enterprise solutions within a service oriented architecture
  • Standards-based focus on system interoperability using service oriented components
  • Proven experience in leading enterprise platform and solution implementation projects
  • Demonstrable experience with architecting complex enterprise service bus capabilities
  • Demonstrated ability to create complex solution architecture designs
  • Demonstrated ability to create solution implementation strategies and roadmaps
  • Proven leadership experience for enterprise solution implementation projects
  • Practical knowledge of solid object-oriented design principles
  • Experience with application development using the Java language and various frameworks
  • Experience with middleware component implementation patterns for capabilities as defined in the TPP and TRA
  • Experience with RDBMS and NoSQL database platform implementation architecture
  • Ability to create solution architecture diagrams using modeling tools such as Microsoft Visio
  • Ability to create and deliver solution architecture designs to leadership through content and presentations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Behavior Driven Development
  • Experience with CI/CD implementations using Jenkins
  • Identity federation using SAML 2.0 standard
  • Prior experience working in areas of emerging technology and articulating strategic technology directions
  • Prior experience in development methodologies (waterfall, agile, etc), enterprise planning, and estimation
  • Experience delivering end-to-end solutions
  • Experience architecting solutions that use software containers for release and deployment pipelines

QBH#: 2159

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