US Contractor - Data Engineer (Big Data) at GHX

| Greater Boulder Area
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We work to solve deep technical problems that improve the world of Healthcare. These problems span a variety of core topics in computer science ranging from databases to distributed systems. We are looking for an Experienced Data Engineer for a 6-month contract (possibility to extend or convert to FTE) to join our new Data Organization.

Principle duties and responsibilities:

  • Leads backend and ETL development effort for the Data Team.
  • Designs, develops, and performance-tunes extraction, transformation, and load (ETL) processes using SQL, PySpark or Python source-to-target data mappings
  • Analyzing Use Case requirements and working with teammates to implement defined functionality
  • Provide architectural guidance and development/build standards for the team
  • Promoting collaboration through activities such as design sessions, design reviews, pair programming, etc.,

Required Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology
  • 8 years of data engineering experience building business intelligence applications with exceptional SQL, PL/SQL, and/or Python skills
  • 5 years of experience of ETL development in a big data environment
  • 5 years working in an agile development environment.
  • Experience developing in an AWS environment using S3, EC2, Redshift, Glue, Athena and RDS
  • Strong ownership, urgency, and drive to ship code
  • Ability to think outside the normal concepts to implement
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts and designs to cross functional teams and off shore teams with varying degrees of technical experience.
  • Displays flexibility in adapting to changing conditions.
  • Strong team player, makes a valuable contribution to team objectives, displays trust and mutual understanding, accepts constructive feedback, and handles confrontation constructively.

Preferred Qualifications & Skills

  • Application/system architecture experience
  • Experience with AWS Services RedShift Spectrum, Elastic Search, API Gateway and Lambda
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • C#Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • OracleDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases


GHX is based in Louisville, CO and our office boasts a fitness center overlooking breathtaking Davidson Mesa open space and the Front Range Mountains!

An Insider's view of GHX

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

What works for me is bringing organic chai in from time to time for what's now known as "Tea Thursdays." I start brewing Masala chai early in the morning and prepare mugs, almond milk, and sweetener. Collaboration is my cup of tea!


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How does the company support your career growth?

At GHX, your career is what you make it. My team frequently conducts skip-level meetings where we have open dialogue around career aspirations, projects we want to execute on, and any roadblocks we’re hitting. I’ve always felt empowered to grow here at GHX.


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What are GHX Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Game Room
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
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