Clinical Data Engineer - Remote

in Louisville, KY

Job #:280085

Practice Area: Healthcare IT

Date Posted: 02/13/2020

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Job Title:  Clinical Data Engineer
Location:  Remote, with minimal travel (10%)
Terms:  contract-to-hire

Clinical Data Engineer Job Summary/Responsibilities:
ettain group is recruiting for a Clinical Data Engineer to work on a contract-to-hire basis for our client. This person can work remotely with minimal travel (10%) required to the client’s location in Louisville, KY.

This position focuses on designing, architecting, developing, deploying and operating end-to-end analytics solutions from source data to visualizations using Microsoft Azure cloud analytics services and Power BI. This resource will lean heavily on utilizing Azure Data Lake, by first ingesting large amounts of clinical data into the lake, building relevant SQL models and exporting this information into Power BI to capitalize on the organization’s ability to deliver high-quality clinical outcomes in the most efficient manner possible.

The ideal candidate has programming skills in R and Python, advanced SQL skills (SSIS, SSAS), experience with data visualization platforms such as Power BI, and experience with Azure Analytics Tools including Data Lake Store, Data Factory, SQL DB, Databricks and Analysis Services or equivalent products from other cloud service providers. They will also have healthcare experience to include a working knowledge of clinical quality/reporting measures (CMS guidelines).

Clinical Data Engineer Requirements:

Must Have Skills

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in a quantitative or technical field (engineering, mathematics, physics, machine learning, statistics or computer science)
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Analytics tools including Data Lake Store, Data Factory, SQL DB, Databricks and Analysis Services or equivalent products from other cloud service providers.
  • Experience with Advanced SQL techniques
    • (SSIS, SSAS)
    • Experience with SQL including joins, inserts, updates, deletes, conditional logic, subqueries, temp tables, and data transformation functions.
  • Experience with scripting languages required such as Python and R.
  • Experience with visualization platforms (Power BI preferred, alternatives ie. Tableau accepted).
  • Experience with data modeling, data warehousing, ETL/ELT development, building and optimizing ‘big data’ pipelines
    • Demonstrated ability to create compelling data visualizations (charts, graphs, maps) that provide insight into business problems.
    • Experience handling Structured and unstructured datasets
  • Experience with and baseline knowledge of clinical quality measures/reporting/requirements CMS/Medicare/Medicaid required

Nice To Have Skills

  • Work experience with Pharma, Behavioral Health, Hospice, Long-Term Care or Coordinated Care a huge plus.
  • Experience with Machine Learning, AI, or RPA.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of an agile development team, balancing between contributing to the team and working independently to complete tasks.

Clinical Data Engineer Key Words

  • Data Engineer, Azure, SSIS, SSAS, ETL, healthcare, Power BI, Python, R

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits? Available for purchase with ettain group
  • Remote Workers?  Yes
  • Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered.
  • Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible.

How to Apply:
For immediate consideration please apply online. You can also follow up with a phone call to Delmont Jones at 615-690-3736.

ettain group is a talent solutions company dedicated to matching people with the most relevant employment opportunities in IT, healthcare IT and the digital creative space. Top employers and highly skilled talent throughout the U.S. select ettain group for a better recruitment experience. Our culture empowers teams with the flexibility to deliver a superior candidate experience and client experience using market intelligence. We recruit resources, own projects and manage programs to offer a wide range of IT development and talent solutions to our clients and candidates. To learn more about ettain group visit To explore more job opportunities with ettain group, visit



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