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Senior Data Engineer

Hopscotch Health
Chicago, IL
  • Posted: February 28, 2023
  • Full-Time
About Hopscotch Health

At Hopscotch Health, we believe great healthcare should be accessible to all people across all communities. Today, almost 20% of Americans live in a rural community, yet only 11% of physicians practice in those same communities. Access to healthcare is a challenge for everyone and the most vulnerable patients, the elderly and those with complex healthcare needs, often suffer the most.

At Hopscotch Health, we are on a mission to transform healthcare in rural America. We provide high-quality primary care tailored to meet the needs of our patients through our robust care model and comprehensive care team, delivering care in our clinics, and across settings, and wrapping resources around the patients who need them most.

Our patients and the care teams who serve them sit at the center of everything we do at Hopscotch. Today, we are serving thousands of patients in our value-based care model and the number is growing every day.

Our talent and culture have laid the groundwork for incredible early success at Hopscotch. We are always looking for exceptional, values-aligned, mission-driven team members who want to build something new and different to deliver on our big and important mission. If you want to bring your experience, skill and passion to make a lasting impact in healthcare, we'd like to meet you.

About the Role

We are looking fora Senior Data Engineer to join our early team at a critical and exciting time for the company. In this position, you willplay a pivotal role in shaping and building outHopscotch Health'sdata and analytics strategy, as well as helping to shape the overarchingstrategy and culture of the company. You will have an opportunity to own end-to-end execution of projects that directly impact the care delivery process. You willbe part of askilled, passionate, andcollaborativeteamcommitted toworking together to realizeHopscotch Health'sambitiousandimportantvision.

What You'll Do

Near-term focus areas for this role will include, but are not limited to:
  • Build out and maintenance of the data infrastructure (from the ground up) that supports end-user workflows, 3 rd party integrations, and data science and analytics needs
  • Support integration of new data (e.g. HIE, ADT systems) as needed to enhance quality of information available.
  • Build out and maintenance of data pipelines that drive actionable intelligence, analytics, and data science.
  • Requirements scoping and documentation with key stakeholders to design and build the data models that powers all workflows across the company.
  • Design and setup of the data store infrastructure that serves as central data lake

About You

You would be a great fit for this position if you have 5+ years of experience in data engineering, preferably in healthcare services, and you are:
  • Knowledgeable about healthcare, preferably in the services/provider sector or the payer sector
  • Results-driven and focus time/resources against the most important priorities
  • Energized by building relationships and finding creative solutions to arrive at mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and bring a structured, proactive approach to get things done and execute
  • Strategic and develop robust insights from data and analysis, with an ability to translate findings into action
  • Articulate and succinct with communication about complex concepts, verbally and in writing, and use synthesized communications to drive results

Additional qualifications include:
  • 5+ years of Data engineering experience shipping production level code.
  • Familiarity with working with healthcare data sources, different interfaces and clinical workflow software including EHR, population health tools, patient portals, and clinical decision support technology.
  • Experience with tools such as DBT to build re-usable, testable, and maintainable data model
  • Experience with Airflow, Prefect, or other task execution platforms
  • Experience with data warehouses, like Big Query, Redshift, or Snowflake
  • Comfortable writing clear, testable Python code
  • Comfortable in Docker and on the Unix command line
  • Experience with setting up and maintaining AWS infrastructure and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools a plus

From a cultural perspective, you are:
  • Agile, yet thoughtful and can work effectively in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
  • Constantly seeking ways to simplify and improve how things are done, bringing a positive attitude to challenges
  • Accountable, holding yourself and others to a high standard and seek to support and develop others
  • Willing to roll up your sleeves to support the work required and collaborate effectively with people of all backgrounds
  • Concise and articulate, drive towards clarity and deliver on your commitments
  • Collaborative, assuming positive intentions
  • Customer-focused, with a passion for serving patients and providers who make healthcare possible

Hopscotch Health is committed to serving our providers and teams who serve our patients and our communities. We offer competitive compensation and benefits for our employees and a collaborative, positive culture committed to patient care.

At Hopscotch Health, we embrace diversity, invest in a culture of inclusion and positivity and encourage all to apply to join our team. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Hopscotch Health


Chicago, IL
60701 USA



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