Data Engineer2018-01-09T02:52:34+00:00

Do the most interesting work of your career.

At CareJourney, we provide actionable analytics and patient data warehousing to improve population health. We are focused on developing a world class organization that values each and every member of our team as a critical contributor to that mission. Join us!

Who we are

CareJourney is a rapidly growing startup in the healthcare industry that provides actionable analytics and patient data warehousing to improve population health. Our member-driven open health data service assembles a longitudinal view of the patient, ingests each point of contact regardless of network status, and measures performance continuously to inform new interventions.

We are a dynamic, mission-driven company seeking to harness data analytics to transform population health. We value each and every member of our team as a critical contributor to our overall success. We seek team members who thrive in collaborative environments, who measure the results of their decisions religiously and act on those results decisively.

We are looking for a Data Engineer

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage all data flow by developing processes that verify, standardize, and scale data input and transformation and storage.
  • Work with clients’ engineers to automate recurring ETL and reporting jobs.
  • Work closely with the Data Analysts as well as with our customer-facing Dedicated Advisors to design and implement business requirements and develop processes necessary to provide visibility into the data via our data warehouse provisions and reporting infrastructure.
  • Work closely with the front-end developers to ensure data that is brought in and managed is clean, accurate, available and complete.
  • Identify data-related issues or inconsistencies. Produce actionable recommendations that address known problems and then implement solutions, such as developing automated quality control scripts.
  • Consume 3rd party API data to enhance data integrity.
  • Maintain data flows into BI tools.
  • Perform additional team responsibilities as necessary, such as contributing to development of the data warehouse and curating data for the Data Science division.
  • Communicate complex quantitative analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner to diverse stakeholders.

Required skills:

  • You have a BS/BA degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • You have enterprise-class software development experience and understand what it means to support a SaaS product.
  • You take personal responsibility for the quality of your work and believe that your work is a reflection of yourself and the team.
  • You develop software that lasts, and is not replaced in the next refactoring cycle.
  • You know and follow accepted Software Design Patterns and are familiar with Enterprise Integration Patterns.
  • You love data and dream of uncovering insights in large datasets.
  • You have worked with a variety of data environments including both SQL and NoSQL and are able to describe when to use a particular approach.
  • You have hands on experience with the Hadoop ecosystem including Hive and Spark.
  • You have demonstrated the ability to pick up any language – we currently use Javascript and Python but we highly value the ability to learn and adapt quickly. If your core language is Java, Erlang, etc., tell us about why you like it.
  • You meet your commitments and believe in delivering on time, and can manage expectations and priorities effectively when unexpected issues arise.
  • You understand what is wrong with the following statement: “My dog has 4 legs. My dog is a mammal. Therefore, all mammals have 4 legs.”

To apply: Please email [email protected] with “Data Engineer” in the subject line.

Here’s what we offer

Working at CareJourney

CareJourney is driven by a culture of creativity, metrics and automation. We seek team members who value independent thinking and are willing to take risks and make decisions quickly, measure the results of their decisions religiously and act on those results decisively.

We are located in Arlington, VA surrounded by great food, fun places for social outings and easily accessible by metro. Our team is focused and hard working, but we value a fun and dynamic work environment as well.