BI Solutions Engineer Sr. Advisor - Big Data

Employer
Anthem, Inc.
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Anthem, Inc. is the nation's leading health benefits company serving the needs of approximately 40 million medical members nationwide. Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.The BI Solutions Engineer Sr. Advisor is responsible for participating in all phases of the design and development life cycle of analytic applications and reporting tools, utilizing various big data and BI technology platforms. Focused on Program Integrity initiatives to ensure solutions are aligned across the enterprise, meet business needs, and follow technology paths that ensure use of best in breed technology platforms. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: * Maintains active relationships with customers to determine business requirements, leads requirement and design review meetings. * Performs hands-on tasks with development teams within big data and BI technology platforms to ensure technical design approaches are feasible. Technologies will include but are not limited to Hadoop, Tableau, Teradata, and Informatica.* Collaborates with developers and data engineers to ideate creative design approaches for implement data and UI solutions. * Oversees issue resolution and implementation of alternatives across enterprise initiatives. * Addresses risks and implements contingency plans. * Partners with business, architecture and infrastructure to develop service level agreements to ensure consistency and customer satisfaction. * Supervises the preparation of designs and technical and/or functional specifications. * Mentors others on coding standards and performs code reviews. * Supervises others on developing application internals for usability, reliability and scalability requirements. * Ensures system testing is complete, meets the test plan requirements and implemented according to plan. * Provides consultation for integration activities with other IT groups to ensure successful implementation and support of project efforts. * Assesses current status and supports project planning efforts. * Designs and evaluates detailed design components with high-level architecture blue prints. * Provides guidance on vendor evaluations and provides strategic direction based on evaluations. Qualifications for Big Data:* Requires an BA/BS degree in related field or technical institute training and 10 or more years related experience; experience on one or more platforms, and expert level experience three or more BI applications; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. * Experience with multiple analytics and Business Intelligence tools required. * Hands-on experience with Java or Scala required.* Experience with at least two of the following big data technology areas: HADOOP, NoSQL databases, Spark, Solr.* Experience designing solutions to business problems with big data technologies* Experience working on ETL tools and technologies preferred* Healthcare industry experience preferred.* Ability to mentor others, lead medium or large projects and provide troubleshooting support. * Multi database or multi language preferred.Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran