Database Architect/Administrator

Columbus, OH /
Automation Circle /
1 in 5 Americans. Nearly half of all births. ~2.5% of US GDP. Number one line item of most state budgets. Medicaid: the health safety net of America's most vulnerable. Circulo Health is building the future of Medicaid insurance. Grounded in world-class member and provider experiences, technology, and our unique relationship with focused on AI and Automation.  If you’re looking for a career that’s just as fun,  join us today and let’s make a difference together in building the future of Medicaid

The Role
We have an ambitious roadmap to delight our customers and we are building fully integrated cloud software automation tools using modern frameworks.  In this hands-on role, you will be responsible for designing/maintaining data platforms for the core application.  You’ll join a collaborative, multi-functional team and partner with other engineers to guide key platform and infrastructure decisions to enable Circulo’s multi-year roadmap to deliver transformational customer experiences. 

What you'll do

    • Perform database administrator functions such as design/configure database operational structures per application functional and operational requirements, monitor and tune databases to meet operational performance and capacity requirements
    • Lead the architectural design of core transaction data infrastructure, guiding key platform and tooling decisions to best enable a wide variety of use cases, from app support to integrations
    • Competencies and Knowledge Demonstrated experience with several data base technologies, such as MS SQL Server RDBMS, PostgreSQL, Databricks
    • Work closely with and support a dedicated team of engineers to help implement and evolve the data platform and infrastructure
    • Apply technical knowledge to architect solutions that meet business needs
    • Ensure that solutions exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, appropriate reusability and reliability upon deployment
    • Build prototypes to determine feasibility when warranted
    • Guide and contribute to DevOps development activities, as needed

What you'll need

    • 5+ years of hands-on development experience building data pipelines using multiple database technologies with a focus on Big Data and real-time streaming technology stack
    • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field preferred.
    • Deep expertise in both traditional data warehousing and modern cloud-based data lake design
    • Proven track record of architecting large-scale data pipelines expertly and have experience with technologies like Airflow, Kafka, Kubernetes, and similar
    • Manage data monitoring and alerting tools to provide more visibility about scalability and performance metrics.
    • Able to design and understand complex architectures, including service-oriented and event-driven architectures; AI/ML and graph-based technologies and design patterns are a plus
    • Practical knowledge and working experience in enterprise-scale big data solution architecture, with at least one leading on-prem or cloud Hadoop distribution (Cloudera, Hortonworks, Databricks or AWS, Azure, Google)
    • Experience in designing and building integrations between multiple on-premises and/or cloud-hosted systems
    • Stay abreast of current and emerging technologies and trends, and advise on how they can be used to support business and technology objectives
    • Ability to work effectively independently and collaboratively within matrices

Our Perks...Here are some highlights:

    • Medical, Dental, and Vision: 100% of premiums are covered by Circulo for quality care for all team members and their dependents
    • Stock Options: all team members receive stock options
    • 401(k) program: all team members have access to our 401(k) savings program and all administration costs are covered by Circulo
    • Vacation: time off is not just unlimited, it’s required (minimum of 3 days a quarter)
    • Parental Leave: 10 weeks fully paid time off for all new parents with flexible scheduling and additional unpaid leave available