General Electric Solution Architect in Milan, Italy
Job Description Summary
At GE Healthcare we’re creating what doctors, researchers, and scientists need to pursue a healthy future. For us, healthcare is more than just a business—it’s a mission. It’s what drives us to make every moment matter for ourselves, our customers, and their patients.
As an IT Solution Architect for Europe you will be in charge of designing complex architectures for European projects. This includes understanding customer needs, building solution, and presenting solution to the customer. The Solution Architect will also be in charge of supporting the delivery team to implement the designed architecture once the project starts.
This position is open to an experienced IT individual with background in solution architectures, services and data center operations, and knowledge of Healthcare systems and workflows.
In charge of the design of IT systems for large tenders requiring combination of GE Healthcare Digital products, 3rd party products and complex HW/SW architectures in healthcare environment. Provides to country sales a single interface to all architectural matters.
Ensure that the proposed IT solution fulfil required customer workflows, in collaboration with clinical architect
Provides costs evaluations for solutions, focusing on cost effectiveness to meet customer expectations and SLAs.
Analyses impact of system load, architecture changes, equipment obsolescence and remains updated on hardware and software technologies, as well as IHE standards
Evaluate the different potential hosting partners when cloud-based solution and assists sales for documenting and presenting solutions to customers and partners
Anticipates and report on technical issues and risks and provides technical and risks assessments and consolidate infrastructure costs for internal deal review and also provides solution design training/hand-out to delivery teams for implementation
Relational network with country sales organizations and partners/suppliers and participate to a network of European and regional solutions architects
Master equivalent in engineering or computer sciences with 8-10 years’ experience in the IT industry and System Integration
Experience in Healthcare IT technologies, either Imaging (PACS, RIS,..) or clinical systems (EMR,EHR,..), standards (IHE profiles, DICOM, HL7..), workflows and global healthcare environment.
Experience in designing complex IT architectures: VMware Cluster, DR and metroclusters, SAN/NAS storage, servers, Oracle and MS SQL Server databases, Windows and Linux operating systems, networks (firewalls and load balancers)
Knowledge in security challenges and technologies for cloud and hosted environments in healthcare and good understanding of Service Level Agreements concepts and their impacts on architecture and organisation
Knowledge of Cloud/SaaS economic models and experience in large project and/or service bids
Fluent in English, both verbally as in writing; other language skills are of great asset.
Excellent communication skills (oral, writing, presentations) to interface with customers and internal actors
Strong customer focus and sense of responsibility, ownership and discipline. Strong self-drive; eager for results
Excellent team player
Willing to be a “doer”
About GE Healthcare
GE Healthcare is a leading global medical technology and digital solutions innovator with over 100 years of healthcare industry experience and around 50,000 employees globally. We enable clinicians to make faster, more informed decisions through intelligent devices, data analytics, applications and services, supported by our Edison intelligence platform. We operate at the center of an ecosystem working toward precision health - digitizing healthcare, helping drive productivity and improving outcomes for patients, providers, health systems and researchers around the world.
Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.
GE Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer where inclusion matters. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No