May 19, 2021

Data Engineer - AWS

  • Verana Health
  • San Francisco, CA
Full time Data

Job Description

Verana Health partners with leading medical associations to transform clinical data into actionable real-world evidence. These partnerships enable Verana to harness the comprehensive data found in qualified clinical data registries and other specialty data sources to accelerate medical research and enhance patient care. Verana raised $100 million from investors including GV, formerly Google Ventures, and Bain Capital Ventures, showing a continued thirst for new data-driven approaches to treating disease. Our team is reinventing how medical research happens with data and technology. This is a company built by and for people who are looking to get out of their comfort zone and try new things, who want to learn and grow quickly, and who seek to be part of a mission-driven team committed to improving patient lives. Our headquarters are located in San Francisco and we have additional offices in Knoxville, TN and New York City with employees working remotely in AZ, CA, FL, GA, IL,, MA, NC, NJ, NY, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, WA, and WI. Verana Health is seeking a data engineering professional with the skills to build and maintain data-driven applications. The engineer will work with a broader team concentrating on incubating, designing, and implementing large-scale healthcare data processing solutions. The engineer will interface with key stakeholders and apply technical proficiency across different stages of the SDLC. The engineer will play an essential role in creating high-level design artifacts using AWS managed and serverless offerings. Additionally, the engineer will deliver high-quality code targets for software modules, lead validation for all types of testing, and support activities related to implementation and software releases. Job Duties And Responsibilities As a Data Engineer at Verana Health, you will be responsible for extending a set of tools used for data pipeline development. You will have strong hands-on experience in design & development of cloud services. Deep understanding of data quality metadata management, data ingestion, and curation. Generate software solutions using Apache Spark, Hive, Presto, and other big data frameworks. Analyzing the systems and requirements to provide the best technical solutions with regard to flexibility, scalability, and reliability of underlying architecture. Document and improve software testing and release processes across the entire data ingestion team. Basic Requirements A minimum of a BS degree in computer science, software engineering, or related scientific discipline. A minimum of 6 years of experience in software development; 3+ years using AWS tools. Demonstrated ability to build software tools in a collaborative, team oriented environment that are product and customer driven. A strong programming background with extensive Python TDD experience. Strong understanding and hands-on experience working in AWS cloud computing environment. Experience with Athena, EMR, SNS, and Lambda. Good understanding of relational databases. Utilizes source code version control, implements automated testing and experience with CI/CD. Hands on experience with Docker or Kubernetes container services. Bonus AWS Batch, ECR, Glue experience is a plus. Healthcare and medical data experience is a plus. Benefits Verana Health values our employees well-being and happiness. We provide fully covered health, vision and dental for employees, Flexible vacation plans, learning and development allowances, a generous parental leave policy, 401K and commuter benefits.

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