Principal Engineer, Big Data Analytics Cloud Platform

Change Healthcare
Washington, DC
Nov 28, 2021
Nov 30, 2021
Full Time
Principal Engineer, Big Data Analytics Cloud Platform (remote) This position can be based remotely anywhere in the US As a Big Data Platform Engineer you will be responsible for designing and engineering for a healthcare Analytics Cloud Platform (ACP), to deliver Change Healthcare's vision of Analytics as a Service. You will also significantly contribute to architecture for ACP. This will be done through innovation and collaboration with engineering teams and related business functions. This is a critical, highly visible role within the company that has the potential to drive significant business impact.The scope of this role will also include collaboration with our internal and external strategic partners to build, release and maintain a Big Data Analytics Cloud Platform to support Change Healthcare Products and Services that deliver analytics, insights and predictions.Responsibilities:Design & develop, operate and drive scalable, resilient, and cloud native open source based Big Data Analytics Platform to address business requirements.Help drive technology transformation to achieve business transformation, through the creation of the Healthcare Analytics Cloud Platform that will help Change Healthcare establish a leadership position in the industry.Successful implementation of Analytics as a Service delivered as a SaaS offering.Design and engineer Platforms and Services to meet business SLA requirements.Be a significant contributor and partner in the development and execution of the Enterprise Technology Strategy.Qualifications:5+ years of experience in Big Data platform engineering.5+ years of experience working with distributed systems in public and private cloud environments.12+ years of experience in software development building platforms, deploying and supporting them in production at scale.Successful track record of building, releasing and supporting in Production, Big Data platform stack for enterprise class SaaS products.Experience with Big Data eco-system, various projects and their capabilities, maturity level and usage patterns, is a must have.Experience with some or all of these open source projects and other technologies: Hadoop, AWS/Azure, NoSql Databases, in-memory caching, Spark, Spark Streaming, Kafka, Calcite, Druid, Presto and other related projects.Experience with delivering and managing platform build for internet scale.Experience with Big Data based distributed systems, IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platform/cloud architecture.Experience building microservices for Big Data platforms.Experience developing systems in Scala/Java, Python and Linux/Unix environment.Experience working with tools like Github, Gitlab, JIRA, Confluence and related tools.BSCS, BSEE or equivalent, MSCS preferred.Helpful to have:Experience contributing to relevant open source project is a strong plus.Experience building microservices with the Akka HTTP framework is a strong plus.#li-remoteJoin our team today where we are creating a better coordinated, increasingly collaborative, and more efficient healthcare system!COVID MandateAs a federal contractor, Change Healthcare is adhering to the Executive Order which mandates vaccination. As such, we are requiring all US new hires and employees to show proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or receive an approved accommodation by their date of hire, as a condition of employment.As we continue to navigate the ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic, we remain committed to doing our part to ensure the health, safety, and well-being of our team members and our communities. Proof of vaccination or accommodations requests will be collected once an offer is accepted with Change Healthcare. All accommodation requests will be carefully considered but are not guaranteed to be approved.Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action StatementChange Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, or veteran status. To read more about employment discrimination protections under federal law, read EEO is the Law at and the supplemental information at you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to applyaccommodations@ with "Applicant requesting reasonable accommodation" as the subject. Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.