Data & Analytics Engineering HealthPlan Software Engineering Lead

Cigna   •  

Bloomfield, CT

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 65 days ago

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Core responsibilities:

As a software engineering leader, you will help develop an integrated solution strategy to support next-generation reporting and analytical capabilities on an enterprise-wide scale. You will deliver user-oriented products in a fast –paced and agile environment.

Lead and develop a high performing team

  • Hire and retain strong software engineering talent
  • Develop existing talent into full stack engineers
  • Inspire engineering teams to take risks and manage them
  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement and accountability

Understanding business products and defining high-level needs

  • Partner with the business on driving strategy from a product roadmap perspective, provide technical leadership
  • Provide your team with insight into the product roadmap and articulate technical direction and considerations
  • Encourage your team to start with the end in mind
  • Obsess with optimizing the product to achieve business goals while maximizing return on investment and business value

Data and analytical capabilities and architecture

  • Developing rock-solid, scalable systems that will still hold up 5, 10 or 20 years from now
  • Drive opportunities to revolutionize workflow with embedded analytics, machine learning, and AI
  • Enforce modern delivery practices such as continuous integration, behavior/test driven development

Ideal Candidates Will Offer:


  • LOVES data, analytics, building self-service tools and web application platforms using the latest technologies
  • Solid managerial and/or mentorship experience
  • Boundless intellectual curiosity to continually explore how to do things better, bigger, faster and cheaper
  • A strong voice for data integrity and reporting quality utilizing best practices and industry standards
  • A “roll-up your sleeves and get the job done” mentality
  • Enjoys speaking with customers to understand how we can best meet their needs
  • Team player and motivator who inspires, embraces diversity of thought, and fosters a culture of creativity


  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience in software development
  • Knowledge and experience with agile development process a must
  • Prior experience with web development and solution architecture is required
  • Data mining and SQL experience
  • Skilled and experienced in some of the following technologies (Scala, Python, Spark, Java)
  • Knowledge and experience with React and/or Angular preferred
  • Familiarity with AWS, cloud native application development, EC/EMR, and cloud data storage and access
  • Real-time streaming application development using Kafka
  • DevOps and CICD technologies experience
  • Prior entrepreneurial or startup experience is desirable
  • Demonstrated experience with thorough problem solving and analytical skills, combined with strong business acumen
  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent in education and experience