Senior Cloud Advocate

at Humana in Rogers, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


Humana Cloud Adoption and Operations team is looking for a Senior Cloud Advocate responsible to deliver new technological solutions coordinating solutions and building integration capabilities to meet business needs within a specified scope while aligned to enterprise objectives. The role is a highly visible that demands a proven expertise managing transformation with focus on agility and speed to value while maintaining high standards of customer service and overall engagement success for the Cloud Adoption Services.


The Cloud Advocate works with teams like solution engineering, foundation, services, operations, quality to build a large and vibrant community and helping set the strategy and tactics that can make cloud journey effective. Exercises independent judgment and decision making on complex issues regarding job duties and related tasks, and works under minimal supervision, Uses independent judgment requiring analysis of variable factors and determining the best course of action.

The cloud advocate responsibilities include, not limited to:

+ Provide senior level expertise on decisions and priorities regarding the enterprises overall cloud operation strategy, consumption and optimization opportunities.

+ Identifies, drives and assists in the implementation of opportunities to standardize cloud environments.

+ Evaluate data patterns/outliers and derive insightful knowledge that will direct strategic and operational decisions.

+ Deliver the tooling and capabilities needed to enable cloud compliance, metrics/reporting and cost management roadmap/strategy.

+ Act as subject matter expert in advising on new and different cloud services and resources.

+ Executes data-driven decisions by delivering operational metrics by analyzing operational data to identify trends and potential problems.

+ Define short, mid, and long-term cloud production operations strategy and roadmap.

+ Partner with clients on ongoing basis to help them understand their cloud spend and optimize it based on their unique needs

Required Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field

+ 5 or more years of experience with the technologies in use in the application(s) or infrastructure

+ 2 or more years of experience in leading cloud modernization projects end to end.

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

+ Transformational mind and design thinking ability to see how parts interact as the whole (big picture thinking) and along with implementation experience

+ Solid understanding of Cloud processes that includes planning, design, build, QA, release management and cut over procedures

+ Knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle, Waterfall, and Agile Development Methodologies

+ Facilitating cross-functional teams’ efforts

Preferred Qualifications

+ Cloud Knowledge and exposure

+ Prior project architect and/or team lead experience

+ Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving experience

+ Experience in IT business analysis, including artifacts development

+ Knowledge of the Agile, DevOps culture and principles.

Why Humana?

At Humana, we know your well-being is important to you, and it’s important to us too. That’s why we’re committed to making resources available to you that will enable you to become happier, healthier, and more productive in all areas of your life. Just to name a few:

+ Work-Life Balance

+ Generous PTO package

+ Health benefits effective day 1

+ Annual Incentive Plan

+ 401K – Immediate company match

+ Well-being program

+ Paid Volunteer Time Off

+ Student Loan Refinancing

If you share our passion for helping people, we likely have the right place for you at Humana.

Vaccine Policy

For this job, associates are required to be fully COVID vaccinated, including booster or undergo weekly COVID testing and wear a face covering while at work. The weekly testing will need to be done through an approved Humana vendor, and unvaccinated associates should follow all social distancing and masking protocols if they are required to come into a Humana facility or work outside of their home. We are a?healthcare?company committed to putting health and safety first for our members, patients, associates, and the communities we serve.

If progressed to offer, you will be required to: Provide proof of full vaccination, including booster?or commit to testing protocols OR?? Provide proof of applicable exemption including any required supporting documentation. Medical, religious, state and remote-only work exemptions are available.

Additional Information

Alert: Humana values personal identity protection. Please be aware that applicants being considered for an interview will be asked to provide a social security number, if it is not already on file. When required, an email will be sent from with instructions to add the information into the application at Humana’s secure website.

Interview Format:

As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using an exciting interviewing technology called Modern Hire to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. Modern Hire allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information for you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule.

If you are selected for a first round interview, you will receive an email correspondence inviting you to participate in a Modern Hire interview. In this interview, you will receive a set of interview questions over your phone and you will provide recorded or text message responses to each question. You should anticipate this interview to take about 15 minutes. Your recorded interview will be reviewed, and you will subsequently be informed if you will be moving forward to next round of interviews.

Work-At-Home Requirements

+ WAH requirements: Must have the ability to provide a high speed DSL or cable modem for a home office.

+ Associates or contractors who live and work from home in the state of California will be provided payment for their internet expense.

+ A minimum standard speed for optimal performance of 25×10 (25mpbs download x 10mpbs upload) is required.

+ Satellite and Wireless Internet service is NOT allowed for this role.

+ A dedicated space lacking ongoing interruptions to protect member PHI / HIPAA information

Scheduled Weekly Hours


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Job Posting: JC213878385

Posted On: May 19, 2022

Updated On: Jun 24, 2022