Senior Data Engineer

Salt Lake City | UT | Job id: 2020-5236

Senior Data Engineer

Salt Lake City | UT | Job id: 2020-5236

Healthcare’s helping hand.

COVID-19 precaution: Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, our hiring process will now be completely virtual. All interviews will be held online or over the phone. We remain committed to putting our people, customers, and communities first and appreciate your patience and flexibility as we work through this. 

CHG shook things up in 1979 by inventing the locum tenens staffing model. We connect doctors with patients who need their care. As the largest physician staffing firm in America, our providers treat millions of patients each year.

Our industry is growing and demand is high. This means you’ll have plenty of opportunities to grow and develop in your career. Keeping healthcare healthy can be as fun as it is rewarding.



The (quality) doctor is in.

Modio has streamlined the convoluted and messy process that is healthcare credentialing and saved countless years of manual and error-prone work in the process. As part of CHG Healthcare we are working to drastically improve the speed (and quality) of credentialing to ensure that our doctors can spend more time treating (millions) of patients each year and less time dealing with credentialing headaches.

Our industry is growing and demand is high. This means you’ll have plenty of opportunities to grow and develop in your career. Keeping healthcare healthy can be as fun as it is rewarding.

We are open to this role being in our offices in Salt Lake City, Utah or San Francisco, California. 

Your role:

Modio is seeking a new member to join the Data Services team. This role spans many different technical disciplines, but the overarching goals are straightforward:

  • Streamline our existing data ingestion processes to ensure that we can efficiently import quality data into our platform from a variety of input formats.
  • Expand our existing data reporting tooling so that our clients can query their data in a more self service manner.
  • Provide ongoing data related support for our existing client where existing self service options are not sufficient.
  • Continuously improve the overall quality of all data in the OneView platform to ensure it is high quality (and be able to identify/remediate low quality/missing data where applicable).


In this role you’ll be doing a little bit of everything to accomplish these goals. Whether that means writing new API functionality to import data, setting up/maintaining automated data pipelines, or working on advanced reporting systems is up to you. Consider yourself the glue that makes all of our data accessible and “up to snuff.” This is a highly collaborative and highly visible role; complex systems are not developed in isolation!


A little about our tech stack:

  • AWS
  • Kubernetes/Istio
  • js/TypeScript
  • Pentaho Data Integration
  • Metabase
  • MySQL/Aurora


If you’re an ambitious product-minded engineer who plays well with others AND can say yes to all of these statements, we are looking for you!

  • You are a doer. Whether you are coming up with projects that align with our vision or helping others do the same, you are doing it proactively.
  • You understand how to design software and systems that are maintainable, robust, easy to understand, and capable of scaling. You also know that not every solution needs to be over-engineered.
  • You should be able to debug technical issues, even if the issue isn’t from “your code” or “your system”.
  • You don’t reinvent the wheel every time you build something new.
  • You can explain complex ideas in plain and simple language (most of the time).


Your qualifications:

  • 4+ years experience working with production data. Must understand things like data normalization, relational databases, data cleansing, data sandboxing, data pipelines, BI/ETL tools, and a bunch of other stuff.
  • Strong proficiency reading/writing SQL.
  • Strong communication skills. Must be able to effectively communicate timelines and concerns with clients.
  • Professional experience working on backend API code (Node.js/TypeScript preferred but not a hard requirement). Familiarity with defensive coding practices preferred.
  • Experience working on a scrum team in an agile environment.
  • (Preferred) BA/BS degree in computer science/software engineering.
  • (Preferred) Experience with Metabase (or similar BI tool)
  • (Plus) Experience working with data integration tools like Pentaho (or similar).
  • (Plus) Experience setting up and maintaining data pipelines.
  • (Plus) Experience with container technologies such as Docker or Kubernetes.

In return, we offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible work schedules - including work from home options available
  • 401 (k) retirement plan
  • Healthcare coverage with corporate wellness program
  • Free health center and health coaching for employees and dependents
  • 14 days of PTO your first year and paid holidays
  • Up to 16 hours of paid volunteer time off
  • Hall of fame development programs as recognized by Training Magazine 
  • Click here to learn more about our company and culture.


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