Data Engineer


Full time

Framingham, MA

The Data Engineer is a highly motivated and experienced individual who enjoys working in a dynamic multi-disciplinary team. This individual is instrumental in the management and processing of molecular and clinical data. The Data Engineer has a solid ETL background and is strongly goal-oriented with a focus on real-world impact.

Responsibilities

  • Interact with internal and external collaborators to understand and deploy solutions that ensure data safety, integrity and availability.
  • Work with the Analytics team in the design, development, and execution of intelligent ETL pipelines.
  • Responsible for the harmonization of internal and external datasets towards the requirements of the BERG AI platform.
  • Responsible to generate reports that allow for the evaluation of data quality and reliability of processing algorithms.
  • Work with IT on defining data-based solutions for upcoming projects.
  • Recommend new policies for data collection and documentation.
  • Oversee compliance with the data-related policies.
  • Develop and write technical documentation for internal and external collaborators.
  • Provide guidance and training to Berg staff as necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Requires an MS in Information Technology, Computer Sciences, Bioinformatics or a related field with 2+ years’ experience in data management in healthcare-related fields or research setting.
  • Proficiency in R is required, and in Python is a plus.
  • Experience with SQL is required. Experience with non-relational databases is a plus.
  • Experience in Linux and Big Data technologies is preferred.
  • Proven ability to demonstrate attention to detail and record-keeping.
  • Quick learner, extremely flexible and adaptable to the needs of internal collaborators in a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to efficiently work on multiple projects.
  • Ability to work independently, with minor supervision.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to work in a team-oriented environment.