Cardinal Health
Senior Cloud Architect
At a glance
Location: US-OH-Dublin Map
Posted: 02/16/2020
Closing: 03/15/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Cardinal Health
Job description

Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a global, integrated healthcare services and products company connecting patients, providers, payers, pharmacists and manufacturers for integrated care coordination and better patient management. Backed by nearly 100 years of experience, with more than 50,000 employees in nearly 60 countries, Cardinal Health ranks among the top 20 on the Fortune 500.

We currently have career opening for a Senior Cloud Architect in Cardinal Health’s Enterprise Architecture team.  The Enterprise Architecture team is a highly engaged team focused on cloud architecture that is passionate about enabling Cardinal Health’s mission.

The Senior Cloud Architect drives value to Cardinal Health through their deep hands on experience with multiple technologies.  This role will face off to a variety of stakeholders and will act as a coach, mentor, and trainer to solution tech leads, partner with engineers to develop accelerators to enable infrastructure as code and advise leaders to update strategies and roadmaps.  Additionally the Cloud Architect is responsible for creating and maintaining reference implementations and training material to ensures that the solution tech lead understands how to apply Cardinal Health Accelerators, Standards, and Solution Delivery Processes.  The goal is to help the Solution Delivery Teams accelerate the time-to-value for business enablement to allow Cardinal Health to continue to grow by removing IT as a barrier through adoption of cloud native applications.


  • Coach / Mentor to Solution Delivery Teams
  • Proactively Assessing value and potential application of emerging technologies and products including Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF)
  • Active Member of Architecture Review Board
  • Create and Maintain Technology Accelerators, Standards, and Decision Trees
  • Create and Maintain Reference Architecture and Engineering Implementations
  • Create and Maintain Training and Educational Materials for Solution Delivery Teams
  • Create and Maintain Technical Position Papers
  • Develop business outcome aligned technology roadmaps
  • Support business case development
  • Decomposing Monoliths using Lean, practices, Agile practices, DevSecOps practices, 12-factor techniques, and cloud architecture
  • Designing and Implementing Business Solutions to Cloud Native Platforms including Kubernetes, Docker Enterprise, and Cloud Foundry in the public cloud (IaaS, CaaS, PaaS, FaaS, SaaS)
  • Designing, Implementing, and Securing MicroServices and APIs, using: SpringBoot, REST, Messaging, ORM, and Spring Security w/ OAuth 2
  • Coaching DevSecOps for AI, ML, and Data

Skills & Qualifications

  • Proven Cloud Native and Cloud Friendly implementation experience
  • Advanced Engineering and Architecture experience
  • Proven experience with sophisticated large scale implementations.
  • Expert Craftsman, Hands on Technologist, Must be able to code (shell, Powershell, C/C++, C#, Java, Groovy, Kotlin, Python, JavaScript, ... )
  • Event Driven Architecture (EDA) Design and Technologies (Event Sourcing, CQRS, Eventual Consistency, Domain Driven Design, Kafka, MQ, ...)
  • Experience in web-scale applications and to improve performance in complex cloud native applications (Scaling and Tuning N-Tier Solutions)
  • Experience with multiple datastore platforms (SQL, No-SQL, Messaging, ... )
  • Experience with problem cause identification (Fishbone, Root Cause Analysis, Interrelationship Diagram, 5 Whys…)
  • Experience with problem solving techniques (Brainstorming, Mind Mapping, Appreciative Inquiry, Lateral Thinking)
  • Experience with technology risk and debt management
  • Bachelors Degree in related field or equivalent work experience

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Senior Cloud Architect