Information Technology
Why Mayo Clinic
The EIA Platform unit, within the EIA Platform & Services Division, has an opening for an IT Technical Specialist supporting the architecture and design of the API Management and MFT Platforms. The successful candidate will primarily assist the team in supporting and enhancing enterprise-level vended Linux Applications. This role will provide technical leadership to the Unit in the areas of system architecture, design principles, systems integration and help coordinate enterprise direction. The successful candidate shall demonstrate experience in architecture design roles and leadership. A background with API Management or Managed File Transfer software would be advantageous. Candidates should have a solid familiarity with navigating Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), ServiceNow and Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) tools. They must also possess excellent communication skills as they will be interacting with IT leaders, as well as IT colleagues across the organization. Successful candidates will participate in the team’s on-call rotation.

We will not sponsor or transfer visas for this position.
Position description
Works independently on projects and assignments within scope of ability and authority escalating more complex issues or those requiring leadership approval to the appropriate individual.

May regularly assume a team leadership role to direct and coordinate the work of other staff, which includes assigning tasks to staff taking into consideration balancing workloads, skill sets, technical knowledge, and criticality of the tasks.

Serves as a consultant or tutor, coaching others in specific technical areas of expertise.

Serves and participates on appropriate committees and institutional workgroups and acts as a resource to institutional committees on an ad hoc basis, providing consultation in their area of expertise.

Participates on committees to establish technical standards, promote integration of data, and/or coordination of projects across work units.

Responsible and accountable for the on-time completion of tasks and projects, demonstrating a commitment to meet established deadlines and priorities.

Serves as an active member of technical workgroups needed to advance project objectives.

Aids in technical planning for areas supported by work unit as part of yearly division planning.

Provides leadership in the technical design, selection, and application of the of information systems resources to satisfy the requirements of the systems.

Participates in system technical reviews within the institution to ensure technical architecture and design is consistent with business needs.

Develops technical proposals that consider alternatives and business case, gains needed institutional approvals, and works effectively across departmental organizations gaining consensus of stakeholders.

Is recognized within their division as a technical expert and is sought out for their in-depth knowledge of a broad range of current technologies and these technologies apply to the Mayo’s environment.

Provides technical leadership in system architecture, design principles, software development methodologies, and selection of information systems within their division.

Understands and applies concepts of enterprise architecture to ensure systems align, adhere, and integrate within Mayo Information Technology enterprise environment.

May be required to provide 24/7 call support.

Interfaces routinely with colleagues who may be located at any of the Mayo Group practices to perform job responsibilities requiring virtual collaboration and partnership.
Bachelor’s degree and 5 years’ experience including 3 years’ of demonstrated technical experience and 1 year of demonstrated leadership experience;

Or, Associate’s degree and 9 years’ experience including 3 years’ of demonstrated technical experience and 1 year of demonstrated leadership experience.

This vacancy is not eligible for sponsorship/ we will not sponsor or transfer visas for this position.
Additional qualifications
Capable of moving among work areas and willing to do so.

Demonstrated project and deliverable consistency through repeatable and reliable performance.

Proven evidence of project management skills.

Demonstrated oral and written communication, organization, problem solving, and facilitation skills.

Evidence of mastery level expertise in one computing technology.

Demonstrated ability in solving complex technical problems with multiple computing technologies.

Experience working in healthcare technology.

Exposure to managing both custom developed and vendor-supplied applications.

Masters degree in applicable field preferred.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $3,553 based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Weekend schedule
As needed with 24/7 on-call rotation responsibilities.
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
IT and Engineering
Career profile
Information Technology
Job posting number
Karissa Wirt
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).