Kforce Senior Data Engineer - Python / Healthcare Startup in New York, New York

Kforce's client, a growing healthcare startup (well-established) company located in New York, NY is seeking a Senior Data Engineer -Python/Healthcare Startup.Summary:They are searching for a Senior Data Engineer who can build the systems that we use to deploy data science solutions. We are not just looking for someone to build ETL pipelines. The incumbent must have at least 2 years of professional experience in and must be comfortable with Python. This is a brand-new role created which can also lead to a leadership role down the road.Senior Data Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Build large-scale batch and real-time data pipelines with data processing frameworks on the Google Cloud Platform

  • Leverage best practices in continuous integration and delivery

  • Help drive optimization, testing, and tooling to improve data quality

  • Collaborate with other engineers, experts and stakeholders, taking learning and leadership opportunities that will arise every single day

  • Work in cross-functional Agile teams to continuously experiment, iterate and deliver on new product objectives

  • You are a senior data engineer with an exhaustive ability to validate and crosscheck metrics

  • You are able to work across the organization with senior management, software development, business partnerships, product, and digital engagement teams to present metrics in a manner that is meaningful and actionable to all stakeholders, in order to drive impact and action

  • You know how to work with high volume heterogeneous data, preferably with distributed systems such as Hadoop, Bigtable, and Cassandra

  • You are knowledgeable about data modeling, data access, and data storage techniques

  • You care about agile software processes, data-driven development, reliability, and responsible experimentation

  • You understand the value of collaboration within teams

  • You have a passion for designing schemas that result in maximum value and performance across all data stores in the data warehouse and thrive in a culture of innovation Spotify Luigi experience is a plus

Benefits & Perks:

  • 100% Medical for you and dependents fully paid day 1

  • Summer Fridays

  • Competitive compensation including bonus - 15% bonus

  • Free lunch once a week Mondays

  • 401K match

  • Lots of PTO

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:130000.00Maximum Compensation:180000.00