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Sr. Big Data Software Engineer

Company: Change Healthcare
Location: San Jose
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Position SummaryWe are looking for a Senior level Software Engineer with expert knowledge in building big-data systems and a minimum of 10 years of hands-on experience with modern development framework and tools.As a Sr. Software Engineer you will have the opportunity to architect, design and engineer our next generation healthcare platform for Payer services. You will guide and mentor other team members on best practices in big-data, data pipelines and cloud native development, while making sure that all our software is built with performance, usability, security, testability, fault tolerance, and scalability in mind.This role will be a good fit for you if you are passionate about delivering compelling experiences for your end-users, embracing end-to-end ownership, and collaborating in a cross-functional environment with your colleagues in engineering, product, design, and business. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, know how to deliver, are deeply technical, highly innovative, and long for the opportunity to build pioneering software solutions to challenging problems, we want to talk to you.Responsibilities

  • New product development and enhancements leveraging technologies including but not limited to AWS EMR, Spark, Kafka, and other supporting AWS Services like Lambda, SNS, SQS, Glue, Athena etc.
  • Design, develop and operate scalable, resilient data ingestion pipelines using open source big-data technologies. Ensure industry best practices are followed for data pipelines, metadata management, data quality, data governance and data privacy
  • Continuously refactor the codebase to ensure maintainability, testability and performance. Actively perform code reviews and help evolve our code review guidelines to ensure quality code is shipped
  • Estimate and plan for complex project level assignments even with some not flushed out requirements, able to significantly contribute to the scalability of a product in terms of performance, supportability, optimized costs.
  • Assume role of technical lead on projects by evaluating design and support implementation and collaborate with function groups on work to be delivered. Able to recognize strengths and limitations of team members and adapt to leverage and mentor.
  • Work closely with Product Management and other stakeholders to ensure that the features delivered are meeting our customer needs
  • Provide continuous feedback, identify process improvement opportunities, openly communicate, and collaborate to enhance team capabilitiesRequired Qualifications
    • 5+ years of experience with Big Data tech stack including Hadoop, Spark, Python or Scala, Kafka, and NoSQL data stores
    • 8+ years professional experience in software development with modern programming languages such as C#, Java, Go, Python, etc. Strong backend programming skills for data processing, with practical knowledge of availability, scalability, clustering, microservices, multi-threaded development and performance patterns.
    • Enterprise level experience with AWS services such as AWS EMR, Data Pipeline, Step Functions, AWS Batch, Lambda, CloudFormation, RedShift, Glue etc.
    • Experience working with large datasets and large-scale distributed computing
    • Experience developing ETL data pipelines, and performance tuning them
    • Experience modelling real world data in both RDBMS (Postgres, SQL Server or equivalent) and NoSQL (MongoDB, DynamoDB, Redis or equivalent) persistence layers
    • Proven track record of building scaled data platforms and enterprise products, working in large engineering teams.
    • Experience with public Clouds such as AWS, Azure, GCP
    • Experience in leading a team in modular design, implementation, and testing. Ability to breakdown requirements into stories and provide estimates, perform code reviews, raise technical risk, and create documentation.Desired Qualifications
      • Experience building automated CI/CD pipelines using tools like Git, Terraform, or equivalent
      • Experience using orchestration tools like AirFlow, KubeFlow or equivalent
      • Understanding of data modeling and database theory (ACID, CAP etc.)
      • Experience building complex, scalable, performant, secure and reliable cloud native systems, preferably AWS.
      • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
      • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
      • Knowledge in agile/scrum methodologies, DevOps, and software development lifecycle.
      • Committed to current best practices, continuous deployment, 100% fault tolerance, high performance, infrastructure as code, and working in a Test Driven and DevOps organization.
      • Strong communication skills. Capable of sharing knowledge with external teams via tech talks, able to consistently deliver on critical tasks on any given project through proven consistency of established DevOps practices.-
      • Healthcare experience, especially in the Payer area, is a plus
      • Experience with HIPAA compliance and the security of PHI data is a 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 U.S. 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 Statement Change 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 .If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to applyaccommodations@changehealthcare.com-with "Applicant requesting reasonable accommodation" as the subject. Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.Click here -to view our pay transparency nondiscrimination policy.California (US) Residents: By submitting an application to Change Healthcare for consideration of any employment opportunity, you acknowledge that you have read and understood-.Change Healthcare maintains a drug free workplace and conducts pre-employment drug-testing, where applicable, in accordance with federal, state and local laws.

Keywords: Change Healthcare, San Jose , Sr. Big Data Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , San Jose, California

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