Data Acquisition Engineer

Data Acquisition Engineer

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How you will help
Working with our product and data science teams, you will act as the technical contact while engaging with data suppliers to understand the technical and operational challenges of their data models, data collection processes and data remittance.  You will help with the data ingestion and onboarding of key supplier data and for comprehensive ingestion and staging of this data. Our team will also rely on you for your knowledge of healthcare data and your strong SQL skills.
What you will do
•Analyze all data vendor assets and investigate complex data anomalies
•Lead technical conversations with vendors and internal teams to resolve any data issues
•Provide guidance and support during the vendor on-boarding process which includes data ingestion, normalization, and QC activities
•Provide guidance on healthcare data types: medical claims transactions (e.g. 837 and 835), pharmacy claims (NCPDP D.0), EMR/EHR, lab transactions, and other emerging data assets
•Oversee the lifecycle of reference data sources specified by the Data Architecture team.
•Support Data Architect in the mapping and normalization process, providing expertise and authority on accurate meanings in source data.
About You
•A data geek with enviable SQL or python skills and a passionate sense of ownership
•A self-starter who enjoys working in a small, rapidly changing, fast paced environment
•Confident enough to course correct a process or team when required
•Methodical, executing through several approaches to determine the best fit
•Energized by learning even if outside the scope of day-to-day responsibilities
•Comfortable working on several different tasks throughout your workday
Desired Skills and Experience
•2+ years’ experience in the healthcare data industry, preferably in a consulting environment
•Proficient in programming against large data assets with a working knowledge of SQL or Python
•Knowledge of healthcare data assets and analytics utilized by pharmaceutical marketing teams
•Proven analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities
•Strong technical communication skills working with a variety of audiences
•Extensive experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

About HealthVerity
Pharmaceutical manufacturers, payers and government organizations have partnered with HealthVerity to solve some of their most complicated use cases through transformative technologies and real-world data infrastructure. The HealthVerity IPGE platform, based on the foundational elements of Identity, Privacy, Governance and Exchange, enables the discovery of RWD across the broadest healthcare data ecosystem, the building of more complete and accurate patient journeys and the ability to power best-in-class analytics and applications with flexibility and ease. Together with our partners, HealthVerity has built the modern way to data for the health insights economy. To learn more about the HealthVerity IPGE platform, visit

Our company challenges
• Empowering clients with highly rewarding data discovery and licensing tools
• Ingesting and managing billions of healthcare records from a wide variety of partners
• Standardizing on common data models across data types
• Orchestrating an industry-leading HIPAA privacy layer
• Innovating our proprietary de-identification and data science algorithms
• Building a culture that supports rapid iteration and new possibilities

We have big plans
The infrastructure and culture we are building will provide an environment that cultivates innovation. We want to move fast knowing we can fix anything we break along the way. If a new need arises, we want to turn around a solution quickly. We want to solve our challenges in ways that create even more possibilities. We’ve created a platform that will scale to support an ever-growing array of data providers and innovative products and services. You must be able to think big while still delivering on near-term requirements.

We pride ourselves on ensuring that each team member at HealthVerity feels connected, validated and heard. From Philadelphia to Manhattan Beach, our success is driven by recognizing that a team is made up of individuals. We offer a robust set of benefits and perks to everyone. View details on our careers page.

HealthVerity is an equal opportunity employer devoted to inclusion in the workplace. We believe incorporating different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds make us stronger and encourages an environment where ageism, racism, sexism, ableism, homophobia, transphobia or any other form of discrimination are not tolerated. At HealthVerity, we’re working towards an innovative and connected future for healthcare data and believe the future is better together. We can only do that if everyone has a seat at the table. Read our Equity Inclusion and Diversity Statement.

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HealthVerity offers in-office and remote options, so you can work from anywhere within the US! #LI-Remote
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