Director Software Engineering


Acord (association For Cooperative Operations Rese


Posted Under: San Jose, California jobs in Executive; Executive jobs in zipcode 95101
Posted On: 2020-08-03 00:00:00

We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.
  • Work with multiple teams to define and implement architectural solutions for clinical applications and distribution
  • Analyze and define internal and external customer requirements for clinical data exchange
  • Bring people together to meet common goals using facilitation, negotiation and influencing skills. Build and advance collaborative relationships with business partners, product managers and IT partners
  • Assess financial impact of proposed solutions
  • Support UAT (User Acceptance testing) for implemented solutions
  • Understand and ensure adherence to enterprise technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps, capital plans) or follow exception/waiver processes as needed
  • Provide technical and data standards subject matter expertise to business team
  • Mentor business team on technology solutions and data standards
  • Contribute to the product roadmap for the product; own the technical roadmap / solution-side roadmaps
  • Provide expertise in applications / software evaluation, selection and implementation
  • Hands-on solution development and validation as needed
  • Support and steer employees and project teams through efficient design, development, testing, and deploy phases
  • Ensure solutions are of high quality, are high performance and are scalable
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including facilitation, influencing and negotiation
  • Strive to be a thought leader and advanced practitioner in clinical data integration related creative tools and tactics; forward-thinking in understanding the emerging tools, technologies, and business practices and progressive in learning the application of these tools and practices
  • Lead and direct team of technical healthcare data specialists (Onshore and offshore)
  • Create and provide reporting to program leadership and clients to accurately communicate status, issues, risks, recommendations
  • Manage program and partner expectations and relationships
  • Ensure necessary quality assurance processes are in implemented and followed
  • Responsible for driving the company culture through values and customer service standards
  • Accountable for outstanding customer service to all external and internal customers
  • Develops and maintains effective relationships through effective and timely communication
  • Takes initiative and action to respond, resolve and follow up regarding customer service issues with all customers in a timely manner
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
    • 10+ years of experience with clinical data intensive, scalable, high throughput platforms
    • Experience with healthcare data and healthcare data standards
    • Experience with modern technologies and engineering practices
    • Experience facilitating and leading clinical application design, architecture & delivery planning activities across geographically diverse and multi-disciplinary teams
    • Strong communication skills including explaining complex concepts effectively to technical and nontechnical audience, negotiation and persuasion, conflict resolution, and presenting to executive levels management
    • Strong leadership skills and experience with multi-functional global teams
    • Ability to see the big picture and map out digital strategy
    • Passion to drive Content Strategy using Structured Data
    • Demonstrated exceptional customer skills from previous employment, strong empathy for customers and customer success
    • Experience with using Agile practices
    • Prior engineering leadership experience
    • 10+ years of professional software development experience in either C#, C++, Java, HTML5 / JavaScript / React or ASP.NET.
    • Knowledgeable in industry standard patterns, practices and technologies (e.g. SaaS, Web Services, SOA, Big Data technologies, Mobile, PaaS, etc.)
    • Large system architecture and design.
    • SDLC knowledge with strong CI / CD skills
    • Prior experience in web technologies
    • Real passion for technology or amazing user experiences (UX)
    • Strong problem solving and algorithm development skills
    • Self-motivated and comfortable dealing with ambiguity
    • Prior experience collaborating with designers
    • 10+ years of experience leading solutions architecture and/or enterprise architecture for clinical data intensive, scalable, high throughput platforms and applications leveraging knowledge of healthcare standards, data marts, newer technologies and engineering practices
    • 3+ years of clinical data integration or clinical data interoperability experience
    • Combine tactical roadmaps and customer requirements into a compelling product and evangelize that vision within the organization
    • Possess the ability to deliver initiatives from concept through completion
    • Demonstrated ability to innovate with a deep technical understanding of emerging technologies to address needs and problems of providing services to large and technically progressive organizations
    • Experience with formulating technology strategy, budget, and policies at multiple levels of an organization
    • Experience in healthcare vertical including EMR, Health Insurance, Acute care, Post-Acute, Health Systems, and HIE
    • Experience with integration technologies including: Ensemble, Cache, HealthShare or other interoperability platforms such as Mirth, Orion Rhapsody, Cloverleaf, eGate, JCAPS, InterSystems, Optum, etc.
    • Experience with both existing and emerging interoperability standards such as HL7 V2.x, (essential) as well as CCD, C - CDA XML V3, IHE profile, FHIR (desirable)
    • Knowledge of FHIR, REST and web services APIs, big data, MLAI
    • Strong leadership skills having lead changes in large multi-functional global teams and using Agile practices
    • Knowledge of leading Provider EMR systems including Epic, Cerner, GE, Allscripts, Meditech or HI
    • Experienced designing EMR, HIE, or other provider or clinical data integration systems
    • HEDIS/Stars experience
    • Knowledge of Security, Privacy, and PHI/PII concerns
    • Experience with writing business requirements for clinical data applications and data interfaces
    • Experience with complete software development life cycle
    • Able to read, write, speak, understand and satisfactorily communicate with others in English in person, over the phone and via email