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Microsoft Corporation Healthcare Technology Architect in Boston, Massachusetts

Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Our culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. In doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions of lives around the world. You can help us to achieve our mission.

Are you insatiably curious? Do you embrace uncertainty, take risks, and learn quickly from your mistakes? Do you collaborate well with others, knowing that better solutions come from working together? Do you stand in awe of what humans dare to achieve, and are you motivated every day to empower others to achieve more through technology and innovation? Are you ready to join the team that is at the leading edge of Innovation at Microsoft?

Our Healthcare Technology Architects are part of a small, passionate, and talented solution acceleration team that is hyper-focused on helping our healthcare customers deliver better experiences, better insights, and ultimately, better care. This solution acceleration team works alongside our customers to tackle the tough but meaningful challenges facing the industry, such as: enhancing engagement with patients, empowering collaboration between the diverse roles and individuals that deliver care as a team, improving the insights from health data and making them actionable, and protecting sensitive health data to support privacy, security, and compliance.

As a Healthcare Technology Architect, you will be a technical architecture and strategy leader working with our most important healthcare customers. The Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare transforms the way Microsoft empowers its customer, and you will be a catalyst for that transformation. You will be a part of a virtual team of sales, technical, partner and consulting resources to advance customer opportunities and engagements, helping them deliver on their outcomes while achieving sales/consumption targets across our Microsoft cloud platform. You will craft technology architectures from Microsoft’s composable cloud platform and help customers along the journey toward their success in building, deploying and adopting those solutions.


Overall Objective : Helping our healthcare customers and partners advance their digital transformation while driving use of our cloud services represents a bold bet for Microsoft. Our goal is to help empower our healthcare customers and partners to deliver better experiences, better insights, and ultimately, better care. Your contribution to this goal will be helping to drive customer transformation and digital outcomes through industry focused solutions aligned to Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare and, more broadly, the Microsoft cloud platforms: Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft 365, and the Microsoft Power Platform.

Achieving that Objective : The Healthcare Technology Architect leverages advanced healthcare technical skills and extensive work in healthcare information technology to consistently deliver impactful healthcare solutions, translating to value for our customers and consumption of the Microsoft cloud. The Healthcare Technology Architect uses their experience in healthcare information technology to lead the Solution Acceleration Team, extended Microsoft team and customers technical teams to create solution architecture and designs through technical subject matter expertise. The Healthcare Solution Architect helps our customers, partners, and extended Microsoft team validate solutions from and gain confidence with Microsoft healthcare cloud services through collaborative delivery of proofs-of-concepts, prototypes, and similar efforts.

Primary Responsibilities:

1.Assess, evaluate, and challenge existing healthcare customer enterprise and solution architectures that form obstacles to digital transformation efforts, helping them contrast those to Microsoft’s healthcare cloud services and, more broadly, the Microsoft cloud platforms that could serve to accelerate digital enablement.

2.Work alongside our customers’ technical teams, the healthcare Solution Acceleration Team, and the broader Microsoft extended team to help solve healthcare industry specific challenges with solutions that include Microsoft’s healthcare cloud services and services from the broader Microsoft cloud.

3.Use your healthcare information technology expertise to help architect and design integrations with customers’ existing healthcare IT ecosystem using services from Microsoft and our partners.

4.Working in collaboration with our customers, help educate their technical staff to become more confident in and proficient with healthcare technology services from Microsoft and our partners.

5.Lead workshops, proofs-of-concept, etc. and provide expertise on prototypes and MVPs to help prove to our customers the capabilities of Microsoft's solutions and services in healthcare scenarios and use cases.

6.Share your learning, expertise, and experiences with our broad group of stakeholders, including extended customer account teams, sales/success leaders, healthcare business and technical leaders, engineering teams, product management and marketing teams.

7.Continually learn and maintain your technical, sales, and professional skills. Remain current on the latest technology and trends in healthcare information technology and deep subject matter expertise in your area.

8.Actively help lead the healthcare technology community; share best practices, support peers and leverage the efforts of others to broaden your impact and empower others.

9.Help architect, design, build, and maintain OSS and custom demonstration environments that show healthcare industry scenarios delivered on Microsoft’s and our partner’s healthcare services and Microsoft’s broad cloud platforms.

10.Show up everyday with a growth mindset and team-oriented approach, being willing and able to learn with our customers and help empower them to do more!


Industry Specific Knowledge

  • 5+ years Healthcare domain expertise, including work in at least one of the following (or similar) roles: CTO, CDO, Lead Architect, Lead Product Manager, Technical Program Owner, Principal Consultant

  • Significant (5+ years) experience in architecting, designing, delivering, and/or operating healthcare information technology solutions

  • Previous history of Healthcare Industry direct employment, consulting, or product delivery background with complex healthcare solutions

Business Acumen

  • Strategic leadership in healthcare enterprise architecture or healthcare technology architecture

  • Executive communications, engagement, and influence

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent required, MBA desirable

Sales Acumen

  • Experience working as a technical SME with a sales team in the healthcare industry with customers at the enterprise scale

  • Supporting sales processes across customer decision frameworks, customer technical evaluation plans, and success plans for solution delivery

  • Leading, partnering with, and orchestrating virtual teams of SMEs composed of industry, engineering, solution, and technical

  • Demonstrated passion and commitment to customer success

Technical Acumen

  • Technical Architecture Leadership - leading the design of healthcare specific technical architectures that align to strategic customer objectives, functional and non-functional requirements.

  • Enterprise-scale technical experience with cloud and hybrid infrastructures, architectures, designs, migrations, and technology management.

  • Technical subject matter expertise in one or more of the following: digital patient engagement & experience, health team collaboration/communication, clinical & operational analytics, healthcare data interoperability, remote/continuous patient monitoring with internet of medical things.

  • Understanding of and technical experience with typical enterprise healthcare architectures and ecosystems that include major technology platforms such as: EMR/Clinical Systems, Imaging/PACs systems, Revenue Cycle, Billing/Coding Systems, tele-health systems, clinical data warehouses, connected medical devices, HIPAA/HITRUST Compliant Application Infrastructure. Hands-on technical expertise in at least two of these (or similar) areas is desired.

  • Broad understanding of the following technical areas: Dynamics 365; Azure as an application platform, Azure Data, Analytics, AI, and ML services; Azure Healthcare Services; Microsoft Power Platform; Microsoft Teams; and Azure Communications Services. Deep expertise is at least one of these areas is desired.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form ( .

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