Enterprise Architect

Full Time
Seattle, WA
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Hope. Care. Cure.™
The Enterprise Architect, focusing on Business and Application architecture, serves in a pivotal role designing and/or maintaining the current baseline and target application and services architecture, and assessing the impact of the future business architecture on existing and future applications. The Architect will capture strategies, future requirements and identify the techniques and technologies that should be applied at the application level. Help define the system and operational requirements that the computing infrastructure must support. Work with the other Architects, Infrastructure Engineers, and Technical Analysts to determine the most appropriate solutions to achieve the performance and scalability requirements. Responsible to leverage expertise and experience to develop application solution architectures that best align Children's strategies and business requirements with the functionality and constraints of off-the-shelf software and related technology solutions. Their extensive knowledge of business process, application and technical architectures is essential to the cost-effective implementation and support of complex service solutions.

Required Education/Experience: 
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent IS experience 
  • 7+ years technology architecture work experience 
  • 7+ years experience in business analysis and/or software development 
  • 3-5 years experience in Enterprise, Business and Application architecture 
  • Knowledge of enterprise architecture modeling methodologies and tools 
  • Knowledge of business and process modeling methodologies and tools 
  • Knowledge of cyber security and risk management methodologies and frameworks 
  • Knowledge of project management practices, including project planning and risk/issue analysis/management 
  • Familiarity with healthcare industry application & technology portfolio 
  • Understanding of relevant technologies and development life cycles 
  • Strong application architecture and roadmapping knowledge 

Required Credentials: - N/A 

  • Architecture implementation a plus
Should you have a disability that requires assistance and / or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources Department athuman.resources@seattlechildrens.org

Positions are subject to close at any time.
Please apply for each position in which you are interested.
Annual salaries will be prorated based on FTE for part-time positions.

Seattle Children’s is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate with respect to hiring or promotion of individuals, conditions of employment, disciplinary and discharge practices, or any other aspect of employment on the basis of  race, color, religion (creed), sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin (ancestry), disability, age, genetic information, marital status, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. 

Seattle Children's is committed to a safe and drug free workplace and requires a pre-employment drug screen and background check. The use of marijuana for medical purposes accompanied by a prescription, even if permitted by state law, will not be considered acceptable for purposes of explaining a positive lab test result for marijuana.

Children's is a smoke-free workplace.

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Seattle Children's

Hospital * Research * Foundation
Founded in 1907, Children's provides excellent patient care with compassion and respect, and conducts cutting-edge pediatric research. We also serve as a respected educational resource for parents and healthcare professionals alike. 

Hope. Care. Cure. ™ 
These three simple words capture what we are here to do. They speak to what inspires us now, and to our aspirations for the future. 

Ranked as one of the best children's hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report and Child magazines, Children's serves as the pediatric referral center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho. 

Step inside Seattle Children’s and enter a unique world. We are a compassionate community where skilled physician-researchers, nurses and staff partner with patients and families to help every child live their best life. 

Amid the friendly Northwest images of bears, whales, birds and raccoons that greet you at the door, there is a buzz – an energy and perseverance that define our community. We are united by a compelling mission: to prevent, treat and eliminate pediatric disease. 

We invite you to join our team and help continue to make Seattle Children's a leading institution in pediatric health care.

With the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic equipment, we specialize in meeting the unique physical, emotional and developmental needs of children from infancy through young adulthood.
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Company Industry: Hospital & Health Care
Company Type: Non Profit
Company Size: 5,001-10,000