Enterprise Data Architect at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

MSK is at the forefront of a digital and data transformation that will revolutionize the way the world understands and treats cancer. We are looking for an accomplished enterprise data architect with a deep understanding of modern data architecture concepts and technologies to help lead this journey.


The Enterprise Data Group at MSK has developed and maintains one of the most robust oncology data ecosystems in all of healthcare. The integration of clinical, genomic, operational, and financial datasets has led to countless insights, but we are just beginning to capture the full value of our unstructured notes and images by way of AI and machine learning. If you are passionate about data and building innovative, collaborative solutions that will help transform the rapidly-evolving field of oncology, we have an opportunity for you!


You will:

  • Build a future state of the art architecture that will empower day-to-day operations, and the MSK research and scientific community.
  • Provide data management vision by building data models, diagrams, architecture topologies, roadmaps, and plans for implementation and rollout of new technologies into existing and future architectures.
  • Develop robust, scalable, resilient, and secure data architecture solutions that enrich and protect institutional data assets.
  • Work closely with the Data Governance Office to ensure that a proposed data architecture solution fully supports data governance-related requirements and are coordinated the platforms.
  • Collaborate with senior IT and hospital leadership to gather enterprise data requirements in order to implement and communicate complex technical solutions across varying disciplines.
  • Be a strong communicator, open to new ideas and implementing technologies, and flexible in high pressured environments.
  • Feel comfortable working with large teams including high level executives and be a contributor in a collaborative organization.



You will:

  • End-to-end data management and architecture experience including complexities of a large enterprise data architecture framework
  • Solid grasp of modern technologies and integration architecture disciplines such as hybrid cloud, API’s, streaming technologies, event-driven systems, self-service data platforms and analytics/Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence
  • Experience in cloud based data management solutions: AWS/Redshift, Google/BigQuery, MS Azure, Snowflake, IBM Cloud Pak
  • Demonstrated the ability to understand and distill knowledge of emerging technologies, as well as conduct proof-of-concepts of well-established and innovative enterprise software tools
  • Experience with design, conceptual, logical, physical, strong knowledge of relational databases, SQL, and columnar databases
  • Good interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication skills, and a strong proficiency in the prioritization and implementation of objectives and key results



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065

What are Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Perks + Benefits

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Benefits Overview

At MSK, we are invested in the health and well-being of our employees and their dependents. We offer a comprehensive and flexible benefits package, so you can choose what’s best for you and your family. MSK shares the cost of the plans with you, and your share depends on your plan elections and salary band.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
MSK offers a robust array of health and wellness plans. Medical coverage is offered through Empire, Aetna, and Oxford. Wellness programs are usually at no cost to you.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
MSK partners with TIAA to offer a robust retirement savings plan with fund investment via Vanguard.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
MSK provides Bright Horizons backup child and elder care and [email protected] network.
Generous Parental Leave
MSK is proud to offer our paid parental leave, which offers six weeks of fully paid time off to bond with a newborn or newly adopted or placed foster child.
Flexible Work Schedule
MSK offers flexible work arrangements
Adoption Assistance
MSK recognizes the need for innovative solutions that maximize productivity without sacrificing employee well-being, family relationships, and personal life.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
At MSK, we recognize that our employees dedicate their whole selves to their work and need appropriate time off to recharge and refuel.
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
Transit spending account and parking spending account
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted At team's discretion.
Fitness Subsidies
Fitness guidance and fitness center discounts
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
The Tuition Assistance Program provides financial assistance to help employees further their education, enhance their skills and knowledge, and improve their ability to face future challenges at MSK.
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