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Software Solution Architect

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This is a {Advertised Permanent / Temporary}, {Advertised Full Time / Part Time} vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

Solution Architect job working remotely as part of the dynamic technology team at EMIS.

Who we are

We’re passionate about helping clinicians improve patient care. Whether in primary, community, mental health or secondary settings, our aim is to provide every healthcare professional with the patient information they need to deliver the best quality, most efficient service.

We work in every major healthcare setting, providing technology, information and health screening. Committed to supporting longer healthier lives for everyone, from connecting care providers with their patients, to making sure every clinician has the information they need to deliver the best patient care.

Your new role

We’re looking to appoint a brilliant Software Solution Architect who will take technical ownership of large delivery projects, not only designing, describing and managing solutions but also communicating them to the wider business.

This role will involve working cross functionally and to be successful you’ll need to be confident in collaborating with other teams to solve technical problems and build solutions, as well as presenting and communicating these to a wide range of technical and non-technical stakeholders at all levels. Additionally you’ll also work directly with our customers, suppliers and third parties as to be able to fully understand problems and advise on the most appropriate solutions.

Providing technical leadership on your given projects will be key, you’ll be a point of contact for technical escalations as well as teaching, mentoring and influencing colleagues to drive effectiveness in our agile teams. Within this role you’ll be expected to have a broad understanding of a range of technologies especially modern cloud based technologies; coming from a Software Development background you’ll also need experience of working with microservices, eventual consistency patterns and containerisation.

This is a great opportunity for a software & cloud expert to join us, a leading Healthtech organisation to support with building, maintaining and improving our existing applications which ultimately have a positive impact on critical patient care.

Please note this is a remote based role however there may be semi-regular travel required to one of our collaboration hubs for meetings etc.


The team

You’ll work as part of our wider Technology department who work in an agile way and are currently transitioning to SAFe methodology, you’ll report into our Chief Architect, James. It’s currently an exciting time within our technology department as we continue to move towards a more cloud based approach, from IaaS to PaaS.

Who you’ll be

We want to make sure you’re set for success so the key skills we’re looking for in the role are below. We know not everyone ticks all the boxes and we’ll provide training on some of the areas if you’re the right person for the role.

  • Significant experience in similar role within architecture, ideally within healthcare or a regulated industry
  • Experience with cloud technologies is essential, preferably AWS / but we are open to Azure/GCP if the other experience is right
  • Exposure to architectural frameworks such as TOGAF would be advantageous
  • Ability to work cohesively with a broad range of stakeholders and ability to adapt communication as required
  • Experience within Software Development and specifically working with microservices, containerisation & eventual consistency patterns
  • Experience supporting a team to deliver into production & working with production systems.

What we’ll give you

We can offer you a great package which includes a car allowance, a performance related bonus, private healthcare and EMIS shares. In addition you can expect a really flexible working environment and the opportunity to achieve extraordinary things. We understand the value that a diverse team brings to our organisation.

We respect and value our people for what they do and the impact they can have, and we create an environment that supports everyone to bring their best selves to work, every day. Our culture is inclusive and supportive. If you think you are right for us, we will make it work for you.


We connect patients and healthcare professionals through integrated, ground-breaking technology, helping people live longer, healthier lives.

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