Privia Health

Associate Data Engineer

Job description

  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time
  • Department: 520 - Product Engineering

Company Description

Privia Health™ is a national physician platform transforming the healthcare delivery experience. We provide tailored solutions for physicians and providers, creating value and securing their future. Through high-performance physician groups, accountable care organizations, and population health management programs, Privia works in partnership with health plans, health systems, and employers to better align reimbursements to quality and outcomes.

Job Description

The Associate Data Engineer works on a team of Data Engineers and supports a data platform with a diverse set of tools including Google Cloud, SQL Server, and other solutions. This platform holds clinical, financial, and population health data for our 6M+ patients, and serves business critical needs for our product and analytics teams. Our warehouse is an integral part of Privia’s results oriented culture, having leveraged our platform to achieve industry-best revenue cycle awards and earned ongoing benefits from 1-sided and 2-sided risk performance.

Primary Job Duties:

  • Contributes to the development of high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems, delivering high-availability and performance
  • Follows best practices established by the team and contributes new ideas
  • Collaborates with team members, supports the maintenance of existing data processes, solutions, and supports other engineers
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Deliver timely, well written, documented, well designed, testable, and efficient code
  • Write code in compliance with specifications
  • Develops and designs with a dev-ops mindset
  • Support continuous improvement
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Some knowledge of data warehouse architectures and a basic understanding of data modeling
  • Some experience in Python or another similar scripting language
  • Experience working with APIs
  • Experience with cloud technologies (AWS, Google Cloud, Kafka, Spark, etc. ) preferred
  • Some experience with with ETL jobs and SQL, including stored procedures
  • Experience completing development projects with high quality results
  • A strong desire to learn new technologies
  • A strong belief in automated testing, and experience with version control
  • Experience with Agile SDLC
  • Must comply with HIPAA rules and regulations
  • Must be willing and able to communicate with the team via webcam, webconf, and phone.
  • Must have access to private, quiet work space with high-speed internet to effectively work remotely

Interpersonal Skills & Attributes:

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multi-location, cross-functional team with a wide range of experience levels
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) necessary to effectively interact with data engineering staff, product owners, and stakeholders
  • Able to support and contribute to multiple competing projects
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Adaptable and flexible

Communication Methods Used:

  • Slack
  • Video calls
  • Emails

Physical Demands:

Works constantly at a computer or other workstation

  • Ability to constantly remain in a stationary position
  • Ability to constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as computer and printer
  • Ability to read and use close vision, including the ability to do so on a computer screen
  • Ability to frequently communicate and exchange information
  • Ability to frequently adjust focus

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Technical Requirements (for remote workers):

In order to successfully work remotely, supporting our patients and providers, we require a minimum of 5 MBPS for Download Speed and 3 MBPS for the Upload Speed. This should be acquired prior to the start of your employment. The best measure of your internet speed is to use online speed tests like This gives you an update as to how fast data transfer is with your internet connection and if it meets the minimum speed requirements. Work with your internet provider if you have questions about your connection. Employees who regularly work from home offices are eligible for expense reimbursement to offset this cost.

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