Company: MedStar Health
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: January 16, 2020
Designs, reviews proposed technology, and creates conceptual and
logical architectures in support of MedStar's business requirements
in accordance with MedStar's system development lifecycle.
Maintains along-range view of future needs and solutions while
depicting TCO. Plans for life and refresh cycles. Ensures that an
architected solution works in line with all viewpoints,
application, network, desktop, server, storage, etc. Works with
other architects, suppliers and project teams in support of
implementing new solutions. Works in conjunction with the
Enterprise Architect on design, strategy, and standards.
Coordinates the requirements gathering review solutions received
from the vendor and provides the bridge between the technical
domain architects and Information Services staff to ensure the
technology infrastructure meets the business requirements.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or an
equivalent combination of education and technical experience.
10 years industry-related experience, including 7 years technical
and customer support management and project management experience a
plus; end-to-end project lifecycle experience, including business
case definition, requirements gathering, and architecture through
development and implementation expertise.
MCITP (MicroSoft Certified IT Professional), and/or MCTS (MicroSoft
Certified Technology Specialist) preferred.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Expert knowledge of industry standard infrastructure components to
include Windows based Intel Servers, Enterprise Network Components,
Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft SQL
Server, Server Virtualization, Enterprise SAN Storage, and
Unix/Linux Servers. Excellent written, negotiation, organizational,
and presentation skills. Proven analytical ability to solve complex
business and technical problems. Versatile computing skills
including experience with numerous industry-standard
administrative, groupware applications and project management
tools. Superior interpersonal skills with management,
users,customers, and coworkers. Strong interpersonal communication
skills to effectively interface with vendors, internal/external
customers, and executive management. Experience in implementations,
migrations, troubleshooting, and lifecycle management of the above
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Assists with the definition and technical evaluation criteria and
standards during product selection. Ability to transform business
requirements into technical requirements.
Assumes role of technical coordinator during project deployment to
ensure that all technical components are functioning appropriately.
Develops remediation plan between architects and suppliers to
Conceptualizes and develops abstract representations.
Contributes to the achievement of established divisional/department
goals and objectives. Adheres to divisional/departmental policies
and information systems standards. Complies with governmental and
Develops and institutionalizes an enterprise perspective.
Ensures that the defined technical solution meets the enterprise
business needs and integrates with the applications.
Performs and monitors TCO of proposed solutions.
Performs other duties as assigned. Understands emerging
Understands the competitive and regulatory climate of the industry.
Consults on application or infrastructure development projects to
fit systems or infrastructure to the technical architecture, and
identifies when it is necessary to modify the technical
architecture to accommodate project needs.
Understands existing systems and technology. Understands business
practices and approaches. Works with current, upcoming business
requirements and strategies to align them with a technology design,
solution and standards.
Works with business partners to understand business drivers.
Establishes a collaborative working relationship with business
functions to facilitate aforementioned goals.
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care
for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while
advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation
and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians
work in a variety of settings across our health system, including
10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the
largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly
respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the
medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for
more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the
next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education
and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health
offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal
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