Cloud Data Engineer

Austin, Texas
Business – IT /
Medici is changing the healthcare system by delivering best-in-class preventive and complex condition care that dramatically improves outcomes, provides quick access to care, and significantly reduces medical costs. We’ve been able to accomplish this by providing holistic, AI-infused, comprehensive, and integrated care. Medici helps members become healthier while delivering cost savings to employers. With an ambitious growth trajectory, Medici is attracting and cultivating team members who embody Medici values and are passionate about our mission to rebuild healthcare to what it should be. Health by Design, acquired in 2019 by Medici.

Health by Design (HBD) is a company known for its trusted onsite and near-site care clinic that focuses on the mind, body, and soul of the people served. In addition to providing exceptional employee and work experience, HBD also provides employees with exclusive, convenient access to medical care focused on prevention and wellness.

About the Role:
Are you a passionate Cloud Data Engineer who thrives in a fast-paced, mission-driven environment? Do you enjoy tackling complex challenges and using your expertise to make a real difference in people's lives? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!We are seeking a talented and highly motivated individual to join our growing Data & Analytics team and lead the migration of our data warehouse from on-premise SQL Server to AWS. This is a crucial role that will play a key part in modernizing our health data infrastructure, unlocking powerful insights, and ultimately transforming healthcare delivery. You will be responsible for not only leading the migration but also building and maintaining robust data pipelines and infrastructure on the cloud platform.

Beyond your core responsibilities, we encourage you to be a thought leader and innovator. We're looking for someone who:

Thrives at the intersection of technology and healthcare: You understand the unique challenges and opportunities of the HealthTech industry and are passionate about using data to improve patient outcomes.

Brings fresh ideas and solutions to the table: We value your expertise and encourage you to share your thoughts on how to leverage the power of the cloud to advance healthcare innovation.

Collaborates effectively across diverse teams: You will work closely with data scientists, analysts, healthcare professionals, and product managers, contributing your unique perspective and learning from theirs.

We are seeking a dedicated individual for a full-time exempt position with outstanding benefits. This role offers a hybrid work arrangement, requiring presence in our office three days a week. The position is based at our Headquarters located in the Southwest area of Austin, TX.

Key Responsibilities

    • Data Warehouse Migration:
    • Lead the migration of our on-premise SQL Server data warehouse to a suitable AWS solution (e.g., Redshift, Athena). Design and implement efficient data pipelines for secure and reliable data movement and transformation.
    • Ensure data quality and consistency throughout the migration process.
    • Optimize the migrated data warehouse for performance, scalability, and compliance with healthcare data regulations.
    • Document the migration process and best practices for future reference.
    • Cloud Data Engineering:
    • Design, develop, and maintain scalable and secure data pipelines on AWS.
    • Extract, transform, and load data from various healthcare sources (e.g., EHRs, claims data, wearables,lab data, Health Risk Assessments) into the data warehouse.
    • Implement data quality checks, monitoring systems, and data governance practices.
    • Collaborate with data scientists and analysts to understand their needs and build data products that drive insights.
    • Automate data pipelines and workflows using tools like Airflow, Luigi, or Prefect.
    • Stay up-to-date on the latest cloud data technologies and best practices in the HealthTech space.


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Data Science, or related field (Master's preferred).
    • 5+ years of experience as a Cloud Data Engineer or similar role.
    • Proven experience migrating data warehouses from on-premise to cloud platforms (preferably AWS).
    • Strong experience with SQL Server and relational databases.
    • Expertise in AWS cloud services relevant to healthcare, including Redshift, Athena, S3, Glue, Lambda, and IAM.
    • Experience with data pipeline tools like Apache Airflow, Luigi, or Prefect.
    • Excellent understanding of data quality principles and practices, especially in healthcare regulations (e.g., HIPAA).
    • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
    • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
    • Bonus Points:
    • Experience with data modeling and data warehousing in the healthcare domain.
    • Experience with distributed computing frameworks like Spark or Hadoop.
    • Experience with containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes.
    • Experience with DevOps practices.

Limitations and Disclaimer

    • The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for the position. All job descriptions are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other team members. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the team member occupying this position. Team members will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their team leader in compliance with federal and state laws. Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills, and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the team member must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an “at-will” basis.

Equal Employment

    • Medici is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law.

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