Develop and drive the standards, development processes, systems architecture, and design patterns to support IT and business solutions
Responsible for overall systems design and architecture, including new solutions and patterns

Collaborate with business users and stakeholders through design and implementation, including needs analysis and system requirements

Define and refine methodology and standards for setup, design and implementation of the application or technology to meet the needs of the business and IT customers

Generate detailed system requirements with cost projections, cost benefit analysis and ROI

Train and mentor IT team

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience.
5+ years of relevant design and architecture experience.
IT experience within managed care environment highly preferred.
Demonstrated understanding of business process as it relates to experience in the field.
Preferred Experience:
Guiding and mentoring team leads in application development environment.
Solving complex Pega development challenges and troubleshooting critical production issues.
Previous experience managing technical debt resolution planning and ownership of technical roadmap, including upgrades.
Experience guiding a Pega team on best patterns to solve complex business problems.
Partnering with other architects on integration options
Partnering with product owners to guide solutions

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

About Centene

As we work to improve health outcomes around the world, technology will play a key role. That’s why we’ve made major investments in cutting-edge technology – and in people like you. Here, you’ll work in a fast-paced industry with lots of room for growth and innovation. This is a technology operation few can match in scope and none can match in impact. If you’re ready to develop and deliver solutions that can help millions of people, join Centene.