Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading edge technologies.
Join our team
The TELUS Health - Technology Office is committed to changing the way healthcare in Canada works for you, your family, and your loved ones.
What part might you play?
We collectively need to find solutions that will benefit all Canadians to meet the challenge of unsustainable rising costs, long wait times and an increasingly older population.
Make no mistake, our journey to address Canada’s greatest social challenge of this generation, healthcare, will be long and challenging, but the chance to have an impact on all Canadians and build a new business for TELUS will be worth it!
Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together
TELUS Health is seeking a Principal Technology Architect to provide technical leadership for a high profile strategic health provider integration platform.
In this role you will drive the implementation of next generation electronic healthcare solutions by defining the overall architecture and technical roadmaps for critical TELUS Health platform and products.
You will research, analyze, design, propose and deliver cloud scale solution architecture based on the strategic needs of the business.
You will partner with both technical and product teams to deliver high quality scalable, extensible, secure solutions that meets the needs of our growing business as we look to accelerate our adoption of cloud technologies.
You should be conversant in current industry architectural standards and standard methodologies and able to drive technical / architectural vision.
Be the trusted partner and go-to technical resource for our planning, project, and business development teams
Be the go-to technical resource for partnership discussions, technical evaluations and negotiations and be the first line representation for our technical capabilities in key presentations and meetings inside and outside the company
Identifying and recommending conceptual, logical and physical architectures and corresponding solution designs aligned with architectural strategy
Produce solution descriptions and blueprints, assist with development estimates and suggest implementation strategies
Identify areas of opportunity for technology evolution from industry advancements and trends
Develop technology roadmaps to ensure products stay aligned to the advancing enterprise architecture and coach delivery team members on adoption
Engage in all phases of project life cycle, from pre-sales to project kick-off through to implementation
Work with lead Developers to guide load and performance testing and tuning efforts
Participate in code reviews and code walk-through, to ensure overall technical integrity of application / solution
You're the missing piece of the puzzle
Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field, or equivalent work experience
You should have a minimum of five years of experience complex engineering problems and ten years in software / service product development / management and driving agile product development
Solid understanding of SOA, Restful, Event Driven, and Microservices technologies for large scale, multi-team development environments
Experience with matrix organizations consisting of multi-functional processes and teams and experience in driving large-scale change effort
Ability to drive innovation in practical, actionable way
Hands on experience with technology planning and road mapping
Experience in Healthcare IT Services with a focus on software architecture
Strong written and oral communication skills and comfortable delivering presentations to small and large groups including executive level management internally and externally
Progressive software development experience, developing high-volume, on-line transaction processing applications in a multi-
platform, multi-tiered, 24x7 environment
Strong understanding of web-based application architectures and in-depth knowledge of several e-business technologies including application servers, portal technologies, web services, middleware, enterprise application integration (EAI) / legacy systems, systems infrastructure
Knowledge of web security issues and technologies for authentication, encryption, authorization; privacy and data security issues and legislation
Working experience in private and public cloud infrastructures, with public Cloud technologies and concepts : Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or Azure, experience
Expertise in modern development concepts : micro-service architecture, test-driven development (TDD), Agile, continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI / CD)
Bilingualism in English & French
Certification or knowledge with enterprise architecture tools and frameworks : Archimate, The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), Zachmann
Who is TELUS?
We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada.
Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses;
and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.
TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.
Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected.
Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.
Do you share our passion? At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.
At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.
Disclaimer : In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and / or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.