CVS Health's mandate is to transform health and wellness via products that enable consumer engagement and best-in-class experience. This team is responsible for CVS Healths digital transformation and all digital products; as well as the development and execution of the digital roadmap. A key part of the responsibility is to build an integrated cloud native platform that accelerates the delivery of products to drive consumer engagement and revolutionize health and wellness. We want you to be part of the team that will build this next generation Health Cloud platform.
Leveraging your expertise in Big Data, IoT, Native Cloud, Application Development, Machine Learning and Deep Learning, you will join a product focused engineering team that is building a disruptive cloud platform that will transform the healthcare industry and improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people. CVS Health Digital is a highly energetic, highly collaborative team that operates as a startup within the CVS Health Enterprise. We want you to bring your talent and expertise to drive the change that is desperately needed within the healthcare industry.
Come Join CVS Health Digital!
CVS Health Digital is looking for a Principal Platform Engineer who will interface with several disciplines including UX, PM, Architecture, Engineering & Agile Transformation towards the creation of a unified customer facing experience. This person will serve as a technical expert for a single value stream (capability focus e.g. CIAM, Data, Preference & Consent, etc), helping to ensure successful product deliveries.
This role requires EXCELLENT coalition building skills, solid technical knowledge up and down the stack, great communication skills, and the ability to design highly scalable microservices.
Is this you?
Strong ability to work with stakeholders, including business, product, and UX team members to influence the application data-flow design and extensible product platform architecture.
Experienced with various types of software architectures including Microservice architecture.
Loves working with best of breed technologies (Cloud, high through put event processing, data analytics, etc.)
Takes a disciplined approach to software development and problem solving
Passionate about technology with a high technical aptitude
Enjoys working in an Agile SDLC
Provide technical leadership for the roadmap execution of a given value stream across multiple scrum teams
Collaborate across functional areas to contribute and deliver architectural artifacts, functional and non-functional requirements, proof of concept & architectural runway enablers
Create the foundation CI/CD pipelines, process and automation that will enable development teams to deploy and maintain high performance levels, maximum uptime and the overall integrity of production systems
Provide advice, training and technical support across scrum teams
Identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans
Look for ways to harden environment, pay down technical debt and keep ahead of emerging threats
Participate in and contribute to the evaluation, design, installation and maintenance of network, systems and security systems
Participate in and contribute to risk management, business continuity management, policy review and compliance audits
Look for ways to improve and streamline processes and procedures
Troubleshoot and resolve issues in our development, test and production environments
Hands-on experience in AWS infrastructure, serverless technologies, and best practices, GCP, Azure and/or other cloud platform is a plus.
10+ years of recent & related experience
Work closely with architecture and infrastructure teams to develop automated self-service tooling to deploy custom cloud templates, both on-premise and in public cloud. Participate in architecture review, reviewing technology designs and best practices
Able to utilize multiple architecture paradigms and design patterns such as Service Oriented Architecture, Microservices, Resource-Oriented Architecture, etc
Strong experience with NoSQL and SQL & understanding of the benefits/tradeoffs between them
Experience with package manager such as Helm, npm
Good exposure with distributed data architecture, big data eco systems
Experience with Data modeling
Build high availability and resilience systems on Kubernetes with Istio or any other service mesh.
Working knowledge of streaming technologies such as Kafka, Apache pulsar
Deploy microservices-based containerized (Docker) solutions. Maintain and improve CI/CD pipeline.
Hands-on experience building, designing, and deploying RESTful web services.
Hands-on experience working in Agile and DevOps cultures and teams with a keen focus on process improvement and automation through internal and external collaboration.
Good to have research and development experience with a focus on creating proof of concept software systems and demos.
HIPAA/GDPR/CCPA experience a plus
Ability to clearly document and communicate architectural concepts at multiple levels
Excellent collaboration, influencing, evangelization, negotiation, coaching, mentoring, and coalition-building skills. Ability to work with persons in all job functions (e.g. product, UX, developers, QA, DevOps).
A great team player, with demonstrable experience delivering superior software products via agile methodologies
Personal Initiative: Highly accountable, self-starter; strong sense of urgency; can work autonomously with limited direction
Strong written and spoken English language skills
Be a self-starter who is excited about technology.
A very strong customer focus with a passion for success
Bias for action and pragmatism: drive for translating insight into business improvements
Flexible: ably navigates within ambiguity; can operate effectively at various levels of abstraction
Communication: distills complex, technical topics articulately to a nontechnical audience
Collaboration: orientation to team-based work product and results
Humility: low ego; engenders trust; respectful
Bachelors degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent years of experience.
Masters degree is desirable
At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.
We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.