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Data Engineer



Category

Information Technology

Job Location

Remote, NA

Tracking Code

091721-1

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Certilytics is an innovative company with a dynamic infusion of actuarial, data and behavioral scientists, IT engineers, software developers, nurse clinicians, as well as experts in public health and health insurance industry. We are creating new groundbreaking analytic products within the healthcare space and are presenting a great opportunity for qualified candidates to come on board. 

 

Data Engineer

We are seeking a data engineer to join our team of data experts. The data engineer is responsible for expanding, optimizing, and troubleshooting our data pipelines that receive, ingest, process, and extract data, which serve both internal and external needs. The data engineer supports our operational and business objectives, working with data analysts on existing and new data initiatives. The data engineer is self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems, and products.

 

Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Design, implement, and own internal process improvements
  • Automate manual processes, and optimize data delivery and ingestion
  • Respond to operational data pipeline issues with a sense of ownership and an eye toward continuous improvement
  • Create and maintain data pipelines that support internal and external clients
  • Optimize and troubleshoot complex queries across massive data sets (billions of records)
  • Assemble accurate large, complex data sets that meet business requirements
  • Evaluate logs across a wide range of complex systems
  • Work with data experts to strive for greater functionality in our data platform
  • Generate accurate and effective documentation

 


Required Skills

Requirements (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities)

  • 2-5 Yrs. Experience with big data tools: Hive/SQL, Spark, Airflow desired
  • Strong task management and organizational skills
  • Successful history of manipulating, transforming, and extracting value from large data sets
  • Ability to work with various functional teams in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with a strong collaborative drive
  • Ability to function autonomously and with partners and teammates across several time zones
  • Technical mindset and desire to learn new tools and approaches
  • Knowledge of programming languages (Python and/or Java)

 

Physical Demands & Work Conditions

  • Ability to work online from home with minimum interruptions
  • Sedentary work that primarily involves sitting/standing in-front of a computer

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