Join Our Team: Do Meaningful Work and Improve People's Lives
Our purpose, to improve customers' lives by making healthcare work better, is far from ordinary. And so are our employees. Working at Premera means you have the opportunity to drive real change by transforming healthcare.
To better serve our customers, we're creating a culture that promotes employee growth, collaborative innovation, and inspired leadership. We are committed to creating an environment where employees can do their best work and where best-in-class talent comes, stays, and thrives!
As a Data Engineer III for our Corporate Data and Analytics team, you will work on fast and streaming data to enable analytics and data science which allows for the creation of nearly instantaneous personalization opportunities and highly informed decisions. You will be working with Tier 1 data to create, modify, and test the code, forms, and scripts that construct the data sets that drive our analytic capabilities.
What you'll do
Solve business and data engineering problems using data centric programming and scripting skills to create data models and pipelines
Consult with the business to create understanding of the needs, pace and direction for our business partners, translate these needs into requirements and specifications, and maintain contact with the customers through project completion
Lead all phases of architecture, conceptualization, design, development, testing, and production support data solutions
Architect, design, and build best-of-class production processes that ensure security, efficiency, and availability of analytic tools and data
Collaborate with data scientists and analyst to further understand business problems
Program and manage APIs for data exchange
Lead and conduct unit and system testing to ensure design is still relevant and implementation is producing a useful, maintainable, reliable product
Mentor and train other team members by introducing them to new technologies, methods and learning resources
Act as a resource to technical community as well as business partners
What you'll bring
Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or similar area
5 years' relevant experience in data integration, design and management
Experience with the following as they apply to our source/targets (Teradata, Netezza, Azure, Amazon Redshift) experience with the following:
o ETL tools
o Scripting language
3 years' experience in data integration, design, and/or management using NoSQL/Hadoop would be nice to have
Experience providing data integration services within healthcare organizations
Strong understanding of change data capture (CDC) methodology and working experience with one of the data replication tools (Attunity Replicate, Oracle Goldengate etc.)
Significant industry knowledge of healthcare specific regulatory requirements for data management and knowledge of health insurance concepts and terms
Ability to lead and participate in analytic projects
Advanced analytical and problem solving skills and data processing programming skills across SQL-based and Hadoop-based technologies
Strong understanding of web services
Excellent problem definition, problem-solving, and technical writing skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to deal with management of various levels
What we offer
Medical, vision and dental coverage
Life and disability insurance
Retirement programs (401K employer match and pension plan)
Wellness incentives, onsite services, a discount program and more
Tuition assistance for undergraduate and graduate degrees
Generous Paid Time Off to reenergize
Equal employment opportunity/affirmative action:
Premera is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Premera seeks to attract and retain the most qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.
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