Data Engineer

Whizport - Washington, DC

Whizport’s mission is to give IT professionals the power to build dream careers and work with innovative companies where they can make a real difference. We specialize in matching IT professionals offering contract, contingent, and retained search capabilities working in the strictest confidence.

Job Summary:

In this position you will lead innovation through exploration, benchmarking, making recommendations, and implementing big data technologies for platforms. You are a motivated self-starter that thrives on innovation and technology.


  • Developing the data to support the functionality and new features of our platforms.
  • Manage ingestion process of various input data sources (healthcare, claims data, etc) and develop/maintain the common schema to store the healthcare information of members.
  • Manage tools and processes to process the data to derive key insights and analytics to power the intelligence of our platform.
  • Must be self-driven and a quick learner.
  • Requires strong problem-solving, analytical, and communication skills.
  • Healthcare data experience is a plus.


  • Minimum 3 years of experience within a Data Engineering role
  • Healthcare experience with managing claims data
  • Data Platforms: Spark, Python/Scala.
  • Strong SQL experience.
  • Databases: Postgres, Microsoft SQL Server
  • Hosting: Microsoft Azure
  • Tools: Github, CircleCI, CodeClimate

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