Information Technology
Why Mayo Clinic
Seeking senior level/ experienced IT professionals to work in an IT Tech Specialist 1 position.
Position description
The Data Lake Services team within the Mayo Clinic Cloud is seeking a motivated and talented Solution Architect. This individual will be part of a larger team that is responsible for designing and developing data lake solutions to enable cloud data visualization, data analysis and query.

Ideal candidates have a strong background in Data Engineering practices including ETL or other data transformation processes, database administration, data cataloging and/or data access patterns utilizing cloud native software development approaches and methodologies. Familiarity with Google BigQuery and/or experience with other data-related tools in the Google Cloud Platform are highly preferred. This is an Agile work environment and experience in Agile methodologies is required.

The Data Lake Services team is responsible to architect, build, operationalize, secure and monitor data usage for innovative clinical applications, Artificial Intelligence pipelines and data visualization tools. This includes metadata extraction and exposure, organizing data assets into a data catalog, enabling a “Bring Your Own Data” workflow for rapid data discovery and creation of enterprise workflows for broad data analysis and visualization.

General roles and responsibilities of an IT Technical Specialist 1 include:
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 $3,624 based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Full Time
Schedule details
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. May be required to provide 24/7 on-call support.
Weekend schedule
May be required to provide 24/7 on-call support.
Site description
This vacancy may be open to full time telework candidates within the U.S./ reasonable travel to a Mayo facility if ever a business need/ meeting or client-facing.
IT and Engineering
Career profile
Information Technology
Job posting number
Karissa Wirt
Equal opportunity employer
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