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Humana Application Architect - Monitoring Advancement (Remote - US) in Davenport, Iowa


The Senior Application Architect designs and develops IT applications architecture solutions to business problems in alignment with the enterprise architecture direction and standards. The Senior Application Architect work assignments involve moderately complex to complex issues where the analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.


The Senior Application Architect performs technical planning, architecture development and modification of specifications. Develops specifications for new products/services, applications and service offerings. Assesses the compatibility and integration of products/services proposed as standards in order to ensure an integrated architecture across interdependent applications. Begins to influence department's strategy. Makes decisions on moderately complex to complex issues regarding technical approach for project components, and work is performed without direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.


  • The Application Architect will work with the SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) teams to identify gaps in our current monitoring strategy. They will need to examine logs from Humana's different systems (Dynatrace, Spunk, log files, etc) and create a plan to eliminate false alerting and noise. With the ultimate goal of creating solutions for end to end application monitoring.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field

  • 7 or more experience as a senior developer in large IT projects

  • Prior project architect and/or team lead experience

  • Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree

Additional Information

Will report to the Associate Director, Site Reliability Engineering, IT Site Reliability Engineering

Scheduled Weekly Hours