Senior Data Engineer

About Symmetric

At Symmetric, we are a data company with a mission to bring transparency to the global healthcare system by providing timely, reliable information. We build applications that allow health systems to embed medical device and supplier data into their decision-making processes. We believe more data-driven decision-making in healthcare can lead to better clinical quality and operational efficiency.

About the role

Symmetric Health Solutions is looking for a senior data engineer to help revolutionize healthcare supply chain data. This role will be responsible for architecting, designing, and implementing both improvements to our existing data processes and new processes going forward.

This role is responsible for:

  • Designing, implementing, deploying, and operating Symmetric's data pipelines and platforms
  • Writing the code for our pipelines, and reviewing the code of others
  • Prototyping and iterating tools for data review and validation by our domain experts
  • Determining our data roadmap and prioritizing tasks to create the best value/cost ratio possible
  • Analyzing our current and future data sets to aid the above prioritization
  • Being a leader on our data team as the company grows

We offer:

  • Competitive base compensation
  • Profit-sharing bonuses
  • 401k Match
  • Company-provided health insurance plans
  • US based Remote role with scheduled team in-person meet-ups
  • Close collaboration with our healthcare data management team
  • A collaborative team focused on making healthcare better
  • Immediate impact on the organization’s product, roadmap and priorities as we strive to achieve our mission
  • Opportunity to grow and take ownership of various business initiatives

We are looking for:

  • 5+ years experience as a software engineer, of which at least 2+ years experience in data-based software engineering role
  • Ability to architect solutions on AWS and design for appropriate scales
  • Strong experience with Python and SQL
  • Ability to add tests/validations for your data pipelining code
  • DevOps experience and the ability to operationalize the code you write (creating the developer experience, CI/CD, managing infrastructure to run the code, etc.)
  • The drive to take over project timelines and deliverables

Skills that would be nice to have:

  • Experience with natural language processing
  • Experience with web-scraping
  • Experience with medical devices or clinical supplies
  • Experience working with any healthcare IT Infrastructure
  • Experience with supply chain IT or management

Additional requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field (sciences, engineering, computer science, etc.)
  • Authorized to work in the US


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