Healthcare Lead Advanced Data Architect

Perficient   •  

Boston, MA

5 - 7 years

Posted 240 days ago

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  • Develop technical architectures, designs, and processes to extract, cleanse, integrate, organize and present data from a variety of sources and formats for analysis and use across use cases.
  • Perform data profiling, discovery, and analysis to identify/determine location, suitability and coverage of data, and identify the various data types, formats, and data quality which exist within a given data source.
  • Work with source system and business SME’s to develop an understanding of the data requirements and options available within customer sources to meet the data and business requirements.
  • Create logical extraction/ingestion templates and maps to demonstrate the logical flow and manipulation of data required to move data from customer source systems into the target data lake, warehouse, and/or sandbox.
  • Perform hands on data development to accomplish the data extraction, movement and integration, leveraging state of the art tools and practices, including both streaming and batched data ingestion techniques.
  • Provide elbow-to-elbow style mentoring of customer resources and other consultants.
  • Assist in creation of data requirements and data model design as necessary and appropriate.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experienceworking with the Apache Hadoop Ecosystem of tools and technologies to extract, integrate, cleanse and organize data, including experience with either the Hortonworks or Cloudera distributions.
  • Key Tools andTechnologies
    • Spark
    • Hive
    • Tez
    • Sqoop
    • Python
    • Informatica BDM (nice to have)
    • Informatica Blaze (nice to have)
  • Experienceworking withthe following types of workloads and pipelines:
    • Enterprise-scale ETL and ELT batched workloads
    • Near real-time micro-batches
    • Streaming data
  • Experience working with Data Governance frameworks
  • Some experience performing conceptual and logical data model design
  • Experience in the Financial Services, Retail industry, or Healthcare Payor or Provider industries is a plus.
  • Strong NoSQL, SparkSQL, and ANSI SQL query language skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication and English language skills
  • Strong consulting skills, consulting experience strongly desired
  • Willingness to travel Monday through Thursday on a regular basis

Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work.