Job Description Manages, plans and administers the operational and administrative activities of the Systems Architecture section. Plans and schedules the development, introduction, communication and maintenance of the corporate systems architecture including the applications, data, and infrastructure architectures and assures that this architecture is integrated with the business area architectures. May organize and control the activities of the section, may assign personnel to the various projects and may direct their activities. Requires excellent planning, conceptual, consulting and communication skills, analytical ability, strong judgment and management skills, and the ability to interact with senior business area and IT management and staff solutions. Advanced degree in Computer Science or a related discipline and typically eight to ten years experience..
Drive and support a consistent set of IM tools, this includes
Master Data Management, Data profiling, Data quality, Metadata, Data Integration/ETL, EAI, and CDC
Create and enforce best practices, common methods and approaches
Ability to lead infrastructure architecture design and provide guidance \ direction during requirements and technical design project phases
Build consensus and drive resolution across architecture and delivery teams
Review and validate infrastructure solution ensuring quality and standards are aligned
Provide infrastructure architectural guidance and subject matter expertise to staff members
Evaluate, select and incubate any key technologies in the Info Factory domain
Provide input to infrastructure designs to guide project solutions.
Participate in the development of infrastructure solutions intended for enterprise use.. Requirements
B.S. in Computer Science
Broad Infrastructure and/or application architecture background
Understanding and knowledge of Information Management products: Master Data Management, Data profiling, Data quality, Metadata, Data Integration/ETL, CDC and BI Tools
Several years of experience implementing Information Management tools and data appliances
Understanding of data management methodologies
Strong written and Verbal Communication
Self-motivated and highly professional
Critical thinker - Able to integrate company goals and objectives into department goals
Can work with a "blank sheet" of paper
Proven ability to develop strong working relationships and establish a high level of credibility across lines of business.
Cigna is a global health service company, dedicated to helping the people we serve improve their health, well-being and sense of security....