Senior Healthcare Data Architect

Senior Healthcare Data Architect

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About Us:

Cityblock Health is the first tech-driven provider for communities with complex needs—bringing better care to where it’s needed most, block by block. Founded in 2017 on the premise that “health is local” and based in Brooklyn, we are backed by Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs along with some of the top healthcare investors in the country.

Our mission is to improve the health of underserved communities. Importantly, our solutions are designed specifically for Medicaid and lower-income Medicare beneficiaries, and we meet our members where they are, bringing care into the home and neighborhoods through our community-based care teams and Virtual Care offerings.

In close collaboration with community-based organizations, local providers, and leading health plans, we are reorganizing the health system to focus on what matters to our members. Equipped with world-class, custom care delivery technology, we deliver personalized primary care, behavioral health, and social services to deliver a radically better experience of care for every member and community we serve.

Over the next year, we’ll grow quickly to bring better care to many more members and their communities. To do this, we need people who, like us, believe that everyone should have good care for what matters to them, in their community. 

Our work is grounded in a belief in the power of a diverse community. To close gaps in care and advance equity in the communities we serve, we have to start with making our own team diverse and inclusive. Our ways of working are characterized by creativity, collaboration, and mutual learning that comes from bringing together a community from diverse backgrounds and perspectives. We strive to ensure that every person on the Cityblock team, and every Cityblock member, feels supported and included as a part of our community.

Our Values:

  • Aim for Understanding
  • Be All In
  • Bring Your Whole Self
  • Lean Into Discomfort
  • Put Members First


About the Role:

We are seeking a Senior Healthcare Data Architect to design and build standardized data architecture and modeling capabilities on Cityblock’s Data Platform for efficient scaling to accelerate the growth

Healthcare data is complex and vast, so you must be excited about sinking your teeth into complex problems, untangling them and communicating your findings to the team. Behind every data element is a real person, with real problems that Cityblock is working hard to address, and the Sr. Healthcare Data Architect is responsible for delivering accurate and timely information to steer these efforts. 

If you have a passion for healthcare, working with complex data problems, creating solutions, driving value with process reengineering and automation, and are amazing teammates, we want to hear from you!

In this high impact client facing role the Senior Healthcare Data Architect is responsible for developing and implementing the following:

  • Work with key stakeholders to create, maintain and govern data architectural views and blueprints depicting the business and technology landscape in its current, transitional, and future state recommend long-term direction on strategic data advancements
  • Develop enterprise data flow diagrams, enterprise data architecture diagram(s), source to target mapping documents, data catalogs, and data dictionaries for use across the enterprise
  • Develop enterprise data model(s) leveraging different modeling techniques (e.g., Data Vault 2.0, Dimensional Modeling, FHIR) to support various use cases 
  • Define enterprise data architecture standards and best practices that lead to organization-wide improvements in data quality, data interoperability and portability, and data-centricity
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Strong problem solving skills and growth mindset are essential


Requirements for the Role:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field: business management, health sciences or related field; or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years experience working in a healthcare space 
  • Brings a combination of strong project management skills and excellent communication. We are looking for an individual who can expertly balance needs to drive high customer satisfaction with the timely completion of deliverables.
  • Exposure to healthcare data from a diverse payer, hospital and clinic support systems, and multiple sources, including one or more Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems (Epic, Cerner, Allscripts, Meditech, etc.), Payor claims processing, EDI, EHR, HIE, PBM as well as standard clinical metrics and taxonomies (HEDIS, STARS, HCC, CCS, etc), Prior Auth, ADT, Labs, SDoH and others
  • Extensive experience architecting and modeling Healthcare Data. Well-versed with data modeling techniques such as Data Vault 2.0, Dimensional Modeling, and HL7/FHIR Standards
  • Comprehensive experience implementing end-to-end health care data platforms (Data Warehouse, Data Lake) supporting multiple use cases such as but not limited to Reporting, Analytics, Data Science, and Application Integrations
  • Prior experience in defining the data architecture framework, standards, and principles, including modeling, metadata, security, reference data, and master data
  • Extensive experience developing data flows to a comprehensive detailed level
  • Experience working with one or more Cloud Data Platforms such as Google Big Query, AWS Redshift, Snowflake, Databricks and others. 
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a growth mindset are essential


What We’d Like From You:

  • A resume and/or LinkedIn profile 
  • A short cover letter, please!


Cityblock values diversity as a core tenet of the work we do and the populations we serve. We are an equal opportunity employer, indiscriminate of race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic.


We do not accept unsolicited resumes from outside recruiters/placement agencies. Cityblock will not pay fees associated with resumes presented through unsolicited means.

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