Data Engineer

Employer
Best Doctors
Location
White Marsh, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
POSITION PURPOSE:As a Software Developer, you will be a critical part of the services that Best Doctors provides worldwide. This position will be responsible for existing data driven applications and a variety of integration points and development on different platforms such as Pentaho, SSIS, .NET and Java. You will participate in the full SDLC, using the Agile/Scrum development methodology. You will need the ability to collaborate with your project teammates, as well as work independently and under little supervision at times.ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Design and develop solutions for the SQL data warehouseDevelop and debug ETL jobs using Pentaho and SSISWork with Scrum team to facilitate an understanding of requirements, deliverables, timing estimates, and prioritization decisions Perform routine maintenance and bug fixes to existing business applications.Adhere to industry best practices, participate in code and design reviews, and advise on process improvement opportunities.Work business stakeholders and Product Owners to understand business requirement or defects and recommend solutions options.Work with senior development staff to communicate technical solutions, integration decisions, and functional designs to Product Owner and team.Develop, maintain, and execute unit tests to ensure requirements are met and coding standards and guidelines are followed.Produce technical and design specifications.DESIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Education and Experience:Bachelor's in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related discipline.3-5 years of ETL experience with a tool such as Pentaho, Informatica, SSIS, etc.Automation of ETL data loads and unit testing of load stepsExcellent understanding of data modeling and RDBMS conceptsExpert knowledge writing and debugging T-SQL queriesFamiliarity with at least one other programming/scripting language, ideally C# or JavaAbility to write Stored Procedures against SQL Server 2012/2014Experience with any other relational database management system is a plusKnowledge of HL7 messaging protocol and ANSI/X12 is a plusMaster Data Management (MDM) and Master Patient Index (MPI) concepts are a plusHealth care domain knowledge on healthcare insurance or healthcare provider side is a plusExcellent communication skills with strong background working directly with coworkers and clientele to identify business objectives and establish requirements.Necessary Knowledge:Proven ability to deliver commercial applications.Strong verbal and written communications skills.Willingness to meet the needs of 24x7 environments.Commitment to our customers and deadlines.Extremely detail oriented with the ability to multi-task.Knowledge of standard software development patterns and practices.Task estimation and risk assessment skills.Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills.Ability to quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies.Ability to apply multiple technical solutions to business problems.Creative and can think outside of the box