Data Analytics Engineer

Boston, MA
Engineering – Software Engineering
Full-time
Data Analytics Engineer
Boston

PatientPing is a venture-backed health technology company based in Boston, MA that is transforming healthcare delivery. We are building a national network that connects providers with real-time notifications when their patients receive care anywhere, so that providers can better coordinate patient care. Our customers include hundreds of health systems, physician organizations, and post-acute care providers across the country. Our vision is bold – to build a national care coordination network that allows providers to put patients at the center of their care.

Job Description:
As an Analytics Engineer at PatientPing, you will work with our analysts, engineers, product managers, and customer facing teams to build and support our Data Analytics platform. You will be responsible for both enhancing and maintaining our data ETL processes, as well as using the platform to identify insights within our data. You are comfortable with the basics of data engineering, and have experience digging into raw data using common data tools. You understand business fundamentals, and you have experience clearly communicating complex results to a non-technical audience.

What Success Looks Like:
In 3 months…
• Become familiar with our business and the surrounding context
• Become fluent in our existing data analytics platform, working with technologies such as Apache Airflow, Amazon Redshift, and Apache Spark

In 6 Months...
• Enhance our data platform with new features and capabilities
• Become knowledgeable of our data model
• Collaborate with application development teams to analyze end-user behavior

In 12 months...
• Be a voice and advocate for using data to improve the quality of our decision-making
• Use advanced analytics tools to surface previously unknown opportunities

What You Need:
• BS in Computer Science or a related field such as Statistics, Physical Sciences, or Mathematics
• 1-2+ years of experience in software engineering, writing and shipping high quality code in a production environment
• Experience with a scripting language such as Python, and/or an object-oriented language such as Java or Scala
• Good knowledge of SQL, some experience in schema design and light query optimization
• Strong analytical skills, with an ability to collect, process, and analyze complex datasets in order to derive insights and communicate them across the organization
• Ability to build positive cross-functional working relationships with non-technical collaborators

What Would Be A Plus:
• Previous ETL pipeline experience
• A demonstrated interest in healthcare, and/or specific experience analyzing healthcare-specific data. 
• Familiarity with manipulating sensitive (PHI or PII) data to extract meaningful insights while protecting patient privacy is advantageous
• An interest or background in predictive analytics and distributed data processing using  modern tools (e.g., Spark)
• Experience with data visualization or business intelligence tools such as Tableau

What You Get:
• Join one of the fastest growing health tech companies in the country
• Have the autonomy to build something with an enthusiastically supportive team
• Learn best practices from world class investors and advisors
• Become an expert on healthcare delivery system transformation, and work closely with the country’s most innovative health systems
• Receive cash and equity compensation with health, dental, and other benefits

PatientPing is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture and celebrate authenticity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.