Contract Type: Temporary 2 years
The Barts Life Sciences is recruiting a cloud technical architect to help develop and implement an exciting initiative to find new and personalised ways to treat patients. The successful candidate will have:
- Significant experience of designing and deploying cloud solution/enterprise architecture within large scale technical projects and programmes in an organisation that uses a structured design methodology.
- Experience managing or using an enterprise cloud architecture to support big-data analysis workloads relating to health care data or with equivalent characteristics.
- Experience ensuring the selected enterprise architecture supports the appropriate usability, security and information governance required for sensitive data workloads coming from both the hospital and research stakeholders within the Barts Life Science partnership.
Barts Life Sciences is a joint programme between Barts Health NHS Trust and Queen Mary University of London to accelerate the adoption of innovative and new technology in the NHS. We have partnered with Barts Charity to establish a precision medicine programme which will unleash the full research potential of NHS patient data while ensuring it is accessed responsibly and appropriately.
Main duties of the job
The Barts Life Sciences Precision Medicine Data Core platform is a data analysis platform for health care data which will use modern cloud technology to provide performant analysis environments for both high performance/throughput computing and AI/ML workloads with appropriate security and governance controls and requirements. The Technical Architect together with the Deputy Chief Information Officer will be responsible for scoping, designing and planning the build of the cloud-based infrastructure.
By offering an integrated data access service, Barts Life Sciences will be at the forefront of data-led innovation, developing its role as a key player in the life sciences economy and in turn, improve patient care and experience. This is a 2 year fixed term opportunity, with potential for further extension.
Barts Health is one of the largest NHS trusts in the country, and one of Britain’s leading healthcare providers.
The Barts Health group of NHS hospitals is entering an exciting new era on our improvement journey to becoming an outstanding organisation with a world-class clinical reputation. Having lifted ourselves out of special measures, we now have the impetus and breathing space to chart a fresh course in which we are continually striving to improve all our services for patients.
Our vision is to be a high-performing group of NHS hospitals, renowned for excellence and innovation, and providing safe and compassionate care to our patients in east London and beyond. That means being a provider of excellent patient safety, known for delivering consistently high standards of harm-free care and always caring for patients in the right place at the right time. It also means being an outstanding place to work, in which our WeCare values and behaviours are visible to all and guide us in how we work together.
We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment.
We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates as they are underrepresented within Barts Health at this band.
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