Information Technology
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The Development Shared Services (DSS) Section of the Enterprise Technology Services Division of Mayo Clinic is seeking an experienced Solution Architect, to join our team as Technical Specialist II position. The selected incumbent would support Agile Scrum teams to design, develop, and hand-off software project deliverables. You would design and develop user interfaces, back-end web services, and database software, in addition to automated tests.

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Position description
Position Description:
This position will provide leadership and guidance for software engineering and architecture concerns in DSS. Working with a team of DSS Solution Architects, it is imperative to build credibility, respect and understanding with all areas of Mayo Clinic, Mayo partners, and vendors.
As part of this position you will be expected to:
  • Describe technology engagements, and enable DSS/development teams to understand what is being asked of them
  • Monitor progress through solution realization, and make sure that surprises are minimized during execution and/or make necessary adjustments based on what is learned along the way
  • Document, catalog, and evangelize common application patterns that surface during projects
  • Explore opportunities by researching Mayo capabilities, and partnering with areas across the enterprise including Practice and Technology
  • Work closely with the DSS chief architect, and escalates concerns as appropriate
  • Understand and apply concepts of enterprise architecture to ensure systems align, adhere and integrate within Mayo Information Technology enterprise environment
  • Prepare necessary documentation and facilitate system technical reviews within the institution to ensure appropriate technical architecture approvals and design standards
  • Serve as a member of, or facilitator for, technical workgroups to advance project and department objectives.
Required Skills or Experience:
  • Excellent leadership skills with a mentor/coach mindset
  • Strong experience collaborating with teams and customers to understand their concerns, and seek the best opportunities for solutions
  • Strong development background with knowledge in application, database and system design
  • Strong Ability to deal with ambiguity and lead others through the transition to clarity
  • Strong passion for process improvement, and automation
  • Strong experience with automated testing, monitoring and measuring tools
  • Strong desire for continuous learning
  • Recognized beyond their division as a technical expert and sought out for their in-depth knowledge
  • Knowledgeable in and applies a broad range of current technologies, and recognizes how they fit into Mayo’s environment.
  • Demonstrated ability in solving complex technical problems with multiple computing technologies to provide or improve application architecture.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate ideas clearly
  • Responsible and accountable for the on-time completion of tasks and projects as assigned, demonstrating a commitment to meet deadlines and priorities
Preferred Skills or Experience:
  • Toolbox of design/architecture modeling techniques
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Background in agile concepts
  • Experience with Architectural frameworks – such as TOGAF
  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience with Behavior Driven Development (BDD)
  • Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)
Bachelor’s degree and 8 years’ experience including 5 years’ of demonstrated technical experience and 3 years of demonstrated leadership experience.

This vacancy is not eligible for sponsorship/ we will not sponsor or transfer visas for this position.
Additional qualifications
Often moves among different work areas and seeks to do so. Demonstrated project and deliverable consistency through repeatable and reliable performance. Demonstrates initiative and self-motivation to complete tasks and assignments on time. Proven evidence of project management skills. Demonstrated oral and written communication, organization, problem solving, and facilitation skills. Evidence of mastery level expertise in multiple technologies. Demonstrated ability in solving complex technical problems with multiple 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 $4,327.20 based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Full Time
Schedule details
Monday - Friday Day Shift
Possible on-call rotation
Weekend schedule
Possible on-call rotation
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.
Career profile
Information Technology
Job posting number
Karissa Wirt
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.