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Humana Principal, Cloud Platform Architect in Vancouver, Washington


We are seeking a talented Principal, Cloud Platform Architect to lead our journey of Tech Modernization as we migrate strategic workloads to the public cloud environments. The ideal candidate for this position should have extensive experience with architecting and designing enterprise Cloud platforms and infrastructure. This role ensures that the migrated workloads have optimal performance, continuity and efficiency in virtualized, on-demand environments. Provides strategic guidance to the Cloud migration and execution teams. This Principal Architect will also have an industry view of all the emerging tech that may be utilized to achieve our best outcome.



  • Create platform solutions at Azure and GCP to enable application teams to execute CI/CD pipeline deployments of their applications into defined Landing Zones

  • Create and review technical designs and decisions, help the organization to become more proficient in using public Cloud platforms and services

  • Collaborate with technical and business leadership to define technical direction

  • Stay abreast of leading edge technologies and architectural patterns to make the best technology decisions

  • Lead the “current state” to “future state” transformation with focus on agility and speed to value

  • Evangelize the platform’s technical vision and architecture to the teams, leadership, and external stakeholders

  • Provide recommendations to senior executives on matters of significance, and as an advanced subject matter expert

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ yrs large-scale Cloud software development or engineering with recent experience in designing, building and deploying to Azure

  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies and DevOps practices such as Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Continuous Integration (CI) and automated deployment

  • Experience working with highly scalable and mission critical architectures

  • Expertise in modern cloud architecture and history of successful implementation of complex Azure solutions

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Great interpersonal relations, team cooperation and the ability to communicate with technical and business stakeholders

  • Expert knowledge of emerging technologies and design principles within Azure

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or above (Computer Science, Bio Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Engineering or related fields)

  • Experience working in an Agile product operating model

  • Healthcare industry experience

  • A reviewable portfolio of industry/academic white papers, patents, publications, etc.

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Mission: At Humana, our cultural foundation is aligned to helping members achieve their best health by delivering personalized, simplified, whole-person healthcare experiences. Recognizing healthcare needs continue to evolve for each person, for each family and for each community, Humana continuously creates innovative solutions and resources that help people live their healthiest lives on their terms –when and where they need it. Our employees are at the heart of making this happen and that’s why we are dedicated to building an organization of dynamic talent whose experience and passion center on putting the customer first.

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