Posted On Jul 15

Associate Director, Software Engineering


Location : San Diego, CA 92108

Headquarters : United States

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Hiring Role : Director

Experience : Mid Level

Full Job Description
The Associate Director, Software Engineering codes software applications based on business requirements. The Associate Director, Software Engineering requires a solid understanding of how organization capabilities interrelate across department(s).
The Digital Health and Analytics organization is seeking a talented Engineering leader for a newly created position of Associate Director, Software Engineering.
This is a key leadership role in the DH&A’s Platform Innovation and Engineering organization and is responsible for leading and growing a team that provides solutions that drive enterprise data platforms across Humana.
The individual has a track record to partner with the business in designing and delivering solutions to complex, high impact business problems. The leader leverages a solid understanding of cloud native platforms and data pipeline technologies to transform high volumes of complex batch and real-time streaming data into advanced analytic solutions.
The role requires a solid understanding of how organization capabilities interrelate across department(s) and is adept at establishing agile cross-team processes and working models to achieve desired outcomes.
The leader will also be responsible for growing and scaling a team of software and data engineers that build cloud native, scalable platforms and solutions to advance the usage of analytics and democratizing the use of data across Humana.
Job Responsibilities
Lead teams of software and data engineers responsible for building platforms and data products on Azure to enable self-service capabilities for use by data scientists and data analysts across Humana.
Deliver scalable solutions using a customer back design thinking approach to ensure high adoption of the platforms with the least amount of friction.
Derives adoptions of platforms that deal with big and fast data including IoT/IoMT and NLU solutions.
Evaluates and implements new technology appropriately.
Maintains and fosters internal client relationships. Takes ownership of the relationship and ensures that clients' objectives are met.
Manage the team's labor and budgets including forecasts (labor and non-labor).
Partners with Product Management to analyze customer and business requirements, and mentors and drives teams to deliver results.
Provide leadership to a team of technology professionals, driving associate engagement initiatives, developing and managing talent, and leading change efforts.
Required Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree or above (Computer Science, Bio Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Engineering or related fields)
At least 8+ years of overall professional experience in leading development of large-scale enterprise software systems with strategic planning, resource planning, operations management, and budgeting
Working experience delivering solutions in a public cloud, preferably Microsoft Azure
Experience creating and delivering complex enterprise initiatives and programs
Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources
Experience with building data lakes and data warehouses by leveraging any of the major cloud providers is highly desirable
Experience growing and leading large teams with a mix of associates and contractors
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Preferred Qualifications
Healthcare industry experience
Masters’ degree
What It’s Like To Work Here
We take immense pride in cultivating a strong, person-first culture always looking for ways to be intentionally uncommon. Our team is made up of talented, creative, kind, fun, and energetic folks wired for continuous improvement.
To be great at Humana, we find our team members have these things in common:
Gain energy from working in a fast-paced, creative environment
Decision making that employs a blend of data-driven insights and intuition
Ability to multitask and handle multiple projects concurrently
Resilience and positivity, able to address setbacks and bounce back quickly
Resourcefulness, discovering creative ways to get things done
Joy in making an immediate and positive impact
Diverse interests that are welcomed in and extend beyond our organization
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