Published date Posted on Indeed on Sep 10, 2021 (9 d ago)

Our Healthcare Insurance client is seeking a Data Engineer to join their team for a contract role with the potential to convert to a full-time employee of the client!

Our client has more than 5,000 employees and is the number 1 health insurer in the state of North Carolina serving more than 3.89 million customers. Health care is changing, and our client is leading the way by provide innovative solutions that simplify the health care system, improve efficiency and outcomes, and help rein in costs. Our client is a not-for-profit with headquarters in Durham, NC.

Position: Data Engineer (Python, SQL, Tableau, Alteryx)
Location: This position is remote** (see below)
Term: 6 Months with potential contract to hire

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

The Data Engineer will work closely with senior engineers, data scientists and other stakeholders to design and maintain moderate to advanced data models. The Data Engineer is responsible for developing and supporting advanced reports that provide accurate and timely data for internal and external clients. The Data Engineer will design and grow a data infrastructure that powers our ability to make timely and data-driven decisions.

Job Description

  • Extract data from multiple sources, integrate disparate data into a common data model, and integrate data into a target database, application, or file using efficient programming processes
  • Document, and test moderate data systems that bring together data from disparate sources, making it available to data scientists, and other users using scripting and/or programming languages
  • Write and refine code to ensure performance and reliability of data extraction and processing
  • Participate in requirements gathering sessions with business and technical staff to distill technical requirement from business requests
  • Develop SQL queries to extract data for analysis and model construction
  • Own delivery of moderately sized data engineering projects
  • Define and implement integrated data models, allowing integration of data from multiple sources
  • Design and develop scalable, efficient data pipeline processes to handle data ingestion, cleansing, transformation, integration, and validation required to provide access to prepared data sets to analysts and data scientists
  • Ensure performance and reliability of data processes
  • Define and implement data stores based on system requirements and consumer requirements
  • Document and test data processes including performance of through data validation and verification
  • Collaborate with cross functional team to resolve data quality and operational issues and ensure timely delivery of products
  • Develop and implement scripts for database and data process maintenance, monitoring, and performance tuning
  • Analyze and evaluate databases in order to identify and recommend improvements and optimization
  • Design eye-catching visualizations to convey information to users

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Hiring Requirements

  • 5+ professional experience in the cloud/data space.
  • 3+ years SQL programming skills (Intermediate to Advance SQL programming skills)
  • 3+ years programming with Python, R or other programming language
  • Experience working with large and complex data sets
  • Business intelligence tools (Tableau)
  • Database building and design experience
  • Linux/shell scripting
  • ER (entity relationship) tools

Hiring Preferences

  • Hadoop, Hive and/or other Big Data technologies
  • ETL or Data Pipeline tools
  • AWS, Hadoop, Alteryx, Tableau

** Due to COVID-19, this position is work from home through September. Once the Durham, NC campus restrictions begin easing in October, the client will continue to encourage contractors to take a virtual-first approach to their work when possible. As long as job responsibilities are not impacted, being in the office full-time will not be necessary or expected. During the interview process, our client will walk through our virtual-first approach and will answer questions you may have.
If you live out of the state of NC, only candidates from the following states are eligible to convert to FTE: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Maryland, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and South Carolina

Contract length: 12 months

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $45.00 - $50.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have Healthcare Experience?
  • Are you willing to work on W2?

Experience:

  • SQL: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Informatica: 4 years (Preferred)
  • Data warehouse: 4 years (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • Yes

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