Director - Data Engineering & Strategy

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Software Engineering, Data Science

  • Salary:

    circa 220k + bonus + stock (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Hina Aggarwal

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  • Consultant:

    Hina Aggarwal


Intelletec has teamed up with one of the US's Leading Healthcare firms, a fortune 10 company with revenue upwards of $250 billion. They are looking for a Director of Data Engineering & Strategy to join the leadership team in the Irving, Texas office. 


You will be responsible for the leadership and coordination of analytics initiatives aimed at optimizing financial performance. You will collaborate with business partners from Finance, Underwriting, Client Operations, and Sales to develop effective solutions for our partners. Using these skills, you will lead a team of Data Engineers responsible for delivering direct value to the business using the latest in data technology.


What you'll do:


  • Building, architecting and maintaining a next-generation Financial Analytics applications

  • Designing highly scalable and extensible data platform including but not limited to RDBMS / Big Data / Cloud which enables industrializing collection, storage, modeling, and analysis of massive data sets from heterogeneous channels

  • Bringing a DevOps mindset to enable data and batch/real-time analytical solutions that leverage emerging technologies

  • Developing prototypes and proof of concepts for the selected solutions, and implement complex data engineering projects

  • Applying an analytic mindset to a focus on collecting, parsing, managing, and automating data feedback loops in support of business innovation



What you bring:

  • A minimum of 7-10 years of significant progressive experience in delivering analytics/reporting solutions including 3 years of experience in traditional data warehousing, big data, and data lake solutions

  • Data and analytic experience within the Healthcare industry is strongly preferred

  • Financial analytics experience is added advantage

  • Experience in working with the cross-functional business team to understand the business needs to define and manage the data road map

  • Experience in leading and guiding matrix business and IT teams to coordinate rapid prototyping and data discovery, as well as business support for traditional data warehouse and data lake development processes

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines without compromising on the quality of deliverables

  • Proficiency with traditional warehouse technologies like Teradata, SQL, BTEQ, BI Tools and Big data technologies Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Hive LLAP, Scala, R, Python, big data on Cloud, and others


Whats on offer?

  • Very competitive pay, bonus, full medical, dental & vision benefits and more

  • A tight-knit team of passionate people and a tech-first business

  • Autonomy and end-to-end ownership

  • Opportunity for fast growth & promotion