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Solution Architect

Surrey, BC
Full Time
3 days ago

We are proud of the innovation, dedication, partnership and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct.

You will provide business, application, information and high-level technology architecture design expertise and leadership to the Technology, Informatics, and Analytics service within Fraser Health, one of Canada's largest and fastest-growing health authorities.

Bring your passion and expert skills, insight and creativity to a role where you can make a difference enabling effective health care delivery with innovative solutions, optimizing the realization of care delivery benefits, and mitigating IM/IT risks.

In this senior professional role your work will oversee the development and operate a new technology service that will manage how Fraser Health uses file storage. This includes creating the reporting, tracking and remediation processes that will identify opportunities to archive data and free up storage, improve privacy & security of files, identify possible security incidents for the security team and plan additional features implementation on the platform. You will work closely with our technology provider, security and the clinical & business informatics to operate this new service.

Additionally you may support architecture activities which includes identifying, designing, and evaluating alternative IM/IT solutions, and developing IM/IT solution models from the conceptual level through logical and high-level physical architectures. To ensure effective outcomes, you will architect solutions that address desired functions, benefits and outcomes and estimate the costs of delivering the solutions.

Build on your career experience as you:
    •Create and operate a new service that extends the value of Fraser Health technology investments and secures Fraser health data •Provide solution architecture design expertise by understanding and reviewing requirements and analyzing and translating business and clinical needs into an architectural plan that outlines whole solutions to meet those needs. •Present related consultation and advice to Executive, Senior Management, Informatics Councils, Initiative Executive Sponsors, IM project staff and to the Project Steering Committees. •Design the IM/IT Solution Architecture to enable the business solution at the conceptual and logical architecture level (and high-level physical as necessary), to integrate across applications, systems and platforms, and to support Fraser Health's business needs. •Architect the solution development, testing, quality assurance, migration and operational components to ensure the successful development, implementation and ongoing support of solutions. •Participate in risk assessments, risk management planning and audits related to Information Management processes, applications, technology and security. •Collaborate in the business solution design of assigned initiatives; provides skills and expertise in the areas of modeling function and process, information and data. Contributes to the development of a program tactical plan (initiatives roadmap) to achieve the health care program strategy. •Ensure that all solution features are necessary and sufficient to support clinical and business needs and benefits; collaborates with IM/IT staff to ensure that the Solution Architecture will function in the FH Technology environment; •Provide expertise during the phases of the system implementation lifecycle.

Are you motivated to join us? We will be looking for you to have the following:
    •Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, Health Information Science or related field •Seven to ten years' experience as a Senior Business Analyst, including two to three years as a Solution Architect (SA) with experience related to the design, development and implementation of information management solutions with a strong emphasis on meeting business objectives or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. •As this role will involve some local travel you also require a valid BC Drivers' License and access to a vehicle.

Your expert knowledge and understanding of architecture, application design, systems engineering and integration, familiarization with concepts of systems engineering (SOSE), and ability to collaborate and to explain IM complexities to others will be required to prepare you for this meaningful and dynamic role.

This is a permanent full-time position, located at the attractive location of Central City Tower in Surrey, BC, an ideal location with access to rapid transit, on site-gym and shopping services as well as other amenities.

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:
    •A career with FH will offer you a chance to be a member of a dedicated team in a dynamic and exciting health care environment. •We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

Take ownership for your own performance and seek to model integrity, resilience and confidence! If you are passionate about building an engaging environment that supports and challenges others to achieve their goals then this is a phenomenal opportunity for you!

We encourage to take the next step and apply online, so we can continue the conversation about you joining Fraser Health.

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.