Senior Data Engineer - Tech Incubation

Location: New York, NY

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Looking to continue building your career at MSK? Do you love analyzing data and telling stories with impactful insights in the healthcare domain? Passionate about making a difference? We have an exciting new opportunity to work with a collaborative team!

Who We Are

The Tech Incubation team aspires to push the existing boundaries in cancer care at the confluence of tech and health. We function as an engine for innovation that supports bold, scientific experimentation with new technologies in a variety of breakthrough domains that helps shape MSKs digital transformation. The team is a multidisciplinary group of designers, product managers, engineers and data scientists whose activities range from basic tech research, to proof of concept and design work, to streamlined pilots and evaluations of new technologies in production clinical and business environments. We also reach beyond institutional walls to forge collaborations with academic, startup, and established industry partners to accelerate and augment these activities.

What We Work On

As Senior Data Engineer, you will collaborate with the Engineering Manager, and you will be responsible for the full development life cycle including collecting, organizing, transforming and analyzing data to make it more useful and accessible. Focuses on sophisticated projects requiring integration to other systems including analysis, design, programming, implementation and support.

Conduct data acquisition, data cleansing, data conversion and removing data duplicates
Gathers data requirements, maintain metadata about the data, ensures security and governance of the data, stores the data using specialized technologies that are optimized for a particular use case and processes the data according to the specific needs.
Builds fault tolerant data pipelines
Transforms and aggregates unorganized data into databases or data sources
Provides innovative solutions to complex business or production issues
Research into new technologies, frameworks and development practices
Work closely with designers and product managers to scope and deliver projects
Assures code meets required performance standards.
Our ideal candidate
5+ years of experience in building commercial web applications in a fast-paced environment
3+ years of experience with aws cloud
Strong proficiency in Python/Java, Flask/Spring, Docker, DB2, Git, CI/CD
Experience with extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) of large datasets for ad-hoc analysis
Experience crafting RESTful web services
Superb communicator, excited to mentor across diverse teams with varied technical backgrounds.



Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time | Generous Vacation + 12 holidays to recharge & refuel | Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care | 403b retirement savings plan match | Tuition Reimbursement | Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance | Commuter Spending Account | Fitness Discounts & Wellness Program | Resource Networks | Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility

We believe in communication, transparency, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. Its important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.

Our Hiring Process

You read the ad, agree it sounds like a great fit & apply - > Talent Acquisition contacts you to schedule a phone interview (if your profile aligns)- > after speaking with the Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will connect with the Hiring Manager by phone or video call - > if your experience is a fit, you will move forward to an on-site visit or video call with the team - > post interview feedback - > ideally an offer! - > reference check & onboarding - > orientation & official welcome to MSK


MSK has been named a Best Place to Work in IT by Insider Pro & Computerworld, for the 2nd year in a row.

We look forward to meeting soon!

Internal Number: 2021-46800

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