Anthem, Inc. Cloud Architect in Richmond, Virginia
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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.
We are searching for a Cloud Architect supporting Anthem subsidiaries in digitizing our business models to multi-cloud. The individual will assist business and IT teams in developing multi-cloud strategies and roadmaps moving our current and future assets to cloud technologies. They will play a key role in leading and influencing the subsidiary cloud transformation working closely with the Anthem subsidiaries and Anthem enterprise services. The ideal candidate will have multi-cloud knowledge, well versed in differing cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP, IBM Cloud) and communication skills allowing them to collaborate with multiple levels of the organization.
Key responsibilities will include but not limited to:
Lead cultural change for cloud adoption
Develop, document and coordinate cloud architecture across business units
Develop cloud strategies/roadmaps and coordinates the adoption across the enterprise
Offer guidance in infrastructure movement techniques
Architect cloud-native, hybrid, or multi-cloud solutions
Experience migrating from legacy systems, deploying in cloud-based solutions
Experience with microservices, functions, event-driven or other cloud native architectures
Ability to navigate complex organizations, building trust and credibility with those organizations
Strong communication skills with ability to translate complex technical topics to senior stakeholders
Assist business unit cloud teams in ensuring cloud architectures align with enterprise architectures and roadmaps
Develop, document cloud processes and procedures impacting business units
Recommend and participate in governance practices as they relate to cloud implementation
Requires an BA/BS degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field of study and a minimum of 8 years of experience in information technologies with 6 years of experience in architecture/design in relevant technology disciplines; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
3+ Years of experience using AWS, GCP and/or Azure
Experience using monitoring solutions like CloudWatch and Splunk
Experience in IT security standards
AWS Certifications a plus
Familiarity with Enterprise Architecture practices and Solution Architecture
Knowledge of business process re-engineering principles and processes
Strong understanding of network architecture and application development methodologies
Healthcare domain is preferred
Practical knowledge and experience with Agile and SAFE principles and processes.
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 careers.antheminc.com. 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.