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Application Architect

Waltz Health

Waltz Health

Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 18, 2024

We are a Chicago-based technology startup that is leading a new way forward for prescription care. We’re rethinking the pharmaceutical supply chain, introducing AI-driven marketplaces that drive down costs, and new consumer tools that guide decisions on care. Led by a team of industry experts, we’re fixing the high costs and broken experiences that define our pharmaceutical supply chain. We believe that better pricing, more information, and smarter tools can lower costs, empower consumers and help payers take control of their pharmacy benefits. The technology we’re building is the start of a new way of working together – making better outcomes possible for all.

Waltz Health Values

  • Integrity: We are committed to protecting the value of clinical care across the pharmaceutical system. We are truthful and honest in our commitments with all our partners.
  • Inclusion: We advocate for change that benefits us all, a smarter system that works together. We embrace our differences as well as the unique perspectives our employees and partners bring with them.
  • Access: We are focused on breaking down barriers to bring choice back to the healthcare experience. We want to help all our partners get the right prescription care at the right cost.
  • Accountability: We take ownership of the quality of our work and the outcomes we deliver. Our focus is on delivering a best-in-class experience for our partners while achieving bold targets.
  • Progress: We believe in moving healthcare forward in everything we do. We strive for a culture that is innovating better ways to deliver pharmaceutical care.

Job Description.

Waltz Health is looking for a brilliant application architect to help expand our proprietary platform. Curiosity and a desire to learn will be critical to success in this role. As an Enterprise Application Architect, you will be working very closely with Waltz technology and business leaders to define and scale a cloud-native, highly performant, AI-powered marketplace platform and applications that drive our product portfolio. You will work closely with our entire technology and product management team to define and develop enterprise cloud application architectures that are core to our product offerings. If you are a driven individual with a thirst for knowledge and innovation, we want to hear from you!

You will be reporting to the Sr. Director of Product Engineering. You will be responsible for:

  • Architecting scalable, flexible, and maintainable software architectures that align with business goals and can evolve with changing requirements.
  • Expertise in .NET development : C#, ASP.NET, .NET Core, Entity Framework, and familiarity with frontend technologies like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Extensive experience with Azure cloud services, including but not limited to Azure App Service, Azure Functions, Azure SQL Database, Azure Storage, Azure DevOps, Azure Active Directory.
  • Implementing monitoring, logging, and alerting solutions using Azure Monitor, Azure Log Analytics, Application Insights, or similar tools to ensure visibility into system health and performance.
  • Designing and implementing integration solutions using Azure API Management, Azure Service Bus, Azure Event Grid, or other Azure integration services to facilitate communication between components and systems.
  • Communicating effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams, including developers, product managers, and business stakeholders. The ability to articulate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders is crucial.
  • Understanding of security best practices in Azure, including identity and access management, data encryption, network security, and compliance with industry regulations such as GDPR or HIPA
  • Experience in the US Healthcare domain is preferred .

You will be successful because you:

  • Partner where necessary with business application engineering to expand and enhance database related services
  • Ensure data management solutions meet/perform to technical and functional/non-functional requirements
  • Demonstrate the ability to drive business and product performance through advanced cloud computing solutions.
  • Have thought leadership with cloud industry expertise supporting fellow team members across business and technology areas.
  • Are enthusiastic, positive, and hardworking.
  • Flexible with job roles and responsibilities – i.e., be willing to jump into new projects and have a scrappy start-up mentality.
  • A clear communicator who is comfortable working with all levels of the organization.
  • Thrive working independently and autonomously and can adapt to changing needs of a growing company.
  • Can think effectively, critically, and creatively.
  • Live in the US (Chicago preferred) and am willing to travel.

In the first 90 days, you will:

  • Come up to speed on Waltz Health products, services, and operating model.
  • Collaborate with product engineering teams in support of new products and services.

In the first 12 months, you will

  • Have contributed to a number of product launches that deliver improved healthcare outcomes to our clients and their consumers

Benefits for Full-Time Employees

  • Ground floor opportunity with one of the fastest-growing startups in health tech.
  • Competitive compensation, including meaningful stock options.
  • Flexible vacation and a work culture that allows for taking time to recharge.
  • Medical, dental, vision, 401K, commuter benefits, and more.