Senior Architecture Manager

CVS Health



Sacramento, CA


Position summary

Bring your heart to CVS Health Every one of us at CVS Health shares a single, clear purpose: Bringing our heart to every moment of your health. This purpose guides our commitment to deliver enhanced human-centric health care for a rapidly changing world. Anchored in our brand — with heart at its center — our purpose sends a personal message that how we deliver our services is just as important as what we deliver.

Our Heart At Work Behaviors™ support this purpose. We want everyone who works at CVS Health to feel empowered by the role they play in transforming our culture and accelerating our ability to innovate and deliver solutions to make health care more personal, convenient and affordable.

Position Summary

As an Al Engineering Architect you will be a strategic member of a team that provides strategic solutions, evaluates processes and technologies and provides technology leadership to deliver production solutions to meet CVS goals and objectives. You will be responsible for determining the appropriate utilization of technology and leading the delivery of working solutions for areas across the organization. This position researches and recommends appropriate use of intelligent automation to address business requirements. Further, this position liaises with third party technology providers and internal IT application and infrastructure teams to ensure timely delivery of the solution with a high degree of quality.

As part of the Operational Transformation and Intelligent

Automation Team, you will work with key systems across the PBM and Retail businesses, evaluating the latest technologies, designing and delivering Mart of the possible

solutions" to improve operations and enhance member and client satisfaction. An ideal candidate has the ability to lead technical evaluations and designs, and then deliver that solution by leading the collaborative efforts of all technical resources. Understanding, analyzing and decrypting complex processes is key to the team's ability to define

and implement industry leading solutions to improve the customer experience. Able to conceptualize leading edge technologies? Capable of conveying a compelling technology vision? Can you deliver? - If this describes you, then become part of our "go-to team"!

Additional responsibilities of the Senior Advisor Architect include:

  • Collaboration with the Project Management Office to

ensure proper project reporting and escalation

  • Technical presentations to key leadership and stakeholders
  • TechnologyNendor Selection
  • Vendor Management
  • Analyzing data to uncover trends/patterns
  • Creating test harnesses and manufactured data to test system efficacy
  • Working with the Business team to address functional

and performance defects

Required Qualifications

  • 8+ years of experience as a technical or solution architect

including the following:

  • 3+ years of experience with hands-on experience with Al, Machine Learning and Deep Learning technologies

  • 3+ years of experience in Data Modeling, Data Mining (using industry standard tools)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expert programming skills in scripting languages such as

Python, R or Perl as well as Object Oriented languages such as Java or .Net

  • CVS Al Hub Cognitive solutions development, platform component building, and automation efforts development. Work with Al engineers to build components for Al Hub, train Al and ML models, Cognitive Services development and deployment.
  • Strong knowledge of Natural Language Processing,

Computer Vision, IVR and RPA solutions

  • Proficient in analyzing complex systems (applications/data structures) and their associated relationships.

  • Data visualization using Tableau, Power Bl or other package

  • Strong understanding of XML and XSD structures

An ideal candidate would also have the following skills:

Proven ability to drive large project delivery Technically Proficient in MS Windows and Linux OS Familiarity with design principals of public/private cloud environments as well as Docker and Kubemetes technologies Familiarity with process mapping/mining tools. Pharmacy Benefits Management (PBM), Retail Pharmacy and/or Healthcare experience Previous AS/400 experience Previous experience working with Salesforce Service Cloud

Verifiable Bachelor's degree required. Degree in Computer Science or related technical experience strongly preferred.

Pay Range

The typical pay range for this role is:

$120,https://750.00 - $240,https://000.00

This pay range represents the base hourly rate or base annual full-time salary for all positions in the job grade within which this position falls.  The actual base salary offer will depend on a variety of factors including experience, education, geography and other relevant factors.  This position is eligible for a CVS Health bonus, commission or short-term incentive program in addition to the base pay range listed above.  This position also includes an award target in the company’s equity award program. 

In addition to your compensation, enjoy the rewards of an organization that puts our heart into caring for our colleagues and our communities.  The Company offers a full range of medical, dental, and vision benefits.  Eligible employees may enroll in the Company’s 401(k) retirement savings plan, and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan is also available for eligible employees.  The Company provides a fully-paid term life insurance plan to eligible employees, and short-term and long term disability benefits. CVS Health also offers numerous well-being programs, education assistance, free development courses, a CVS store discount, and discount programs with participating partners.  As for time off, Company employees enjoy Paid Time Off (“PTO”) or vacation pay, as well as paid holidays throughout the calendar year. Number of paid holidays, sick time and other time off are provided consistent with relevant state law and Company policies. 

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CVS Health requires certain colleagues to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, religious belief, or other legally recognized reasons that prevents them from being vaccinated. 

You are required to have received at least one COVID-19 shot prior to your first day of employment and to provide proof of your vaccination status or apply for a reasonable accommodation within the first 10 days of your employment. Please note that in some states and roles, you may be required to provide proof of full vaccination or an approved reasonable accommodation before you can begin to actively work.

CVS Health is committed to recruiting, hiring, developing, advancing, and retaining individuals with disabilities. As such, we strive to provide equal access to the benefits and privileges of employment, including the provision of a reasonable accommodation to perform essential job functions. CVS Health colleagues can initiate a request for a reasonable accommodation, including a qualified interpreter, written information in other formats, translation or other services through myHR (1-888-694-7287, or through myLeave at myHR). If you have a speech or hearing disability, please call 7-1-1 to utilize Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS). We will make every effort to respond to your request within 48 business hours and do everything we can to work towards a solution.

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