Sr. Data Engineer

Sr. Data Engineer

Bamboo Health is a leader in cloud-based care coordination software and analytics solutions focused on patients with complex needs, including those suffering from physical health and mental health issues and substance use disorders. We are driven by our mission of enabling better care for patients across the continuum. Our software solutions help healthcare professionals collaborate on shared patients across the spectrum of care. Join us in improving healthcare for all!


This position (Senior Data Engineer) is on the Bamboo Health Engineering Team. You would be working specifically within Data Warehousing and reporting areas. You will be hands-on with PostgreSQL, Redshift, Kubernetes, and other AWS technologies. You will be working within a team that builds, designs, and supports cloud based ETL, containerized solutions and data warehouses that enable data reporting, analytics, and data science. Our Data Engineering team is continuously looking for opportunities to automate, apply new AWS products and features, while striving for continuous technological modernization. You will partner with other Engineering team members, Architects, Data Scientists, Analysts, and other Bamboo Health professionals.

What You’ll Do:

  • Develop, debug and support ETL processes utilizing AWS services 
  • Partner in ideation and development of data models used for data science and analytics
  • Meet the delivery expectations of the Agile Project Management methodology (1-week Data Engineering Sprint cycles)
  • Maintain reports and extracts that serve as lifesaving information sources to customers
  • Write clear and concise documentation regarding technical solutions, while sharing knowledge and documentation with teammates via “Lunch and Learns”
  • Work with internal and external customers to prove requirements are met

What Success Looks Like…

In 3 months…

  • Become familiar with the basic architecture and processes of Bamboo Health services, especially Data Warehouses and reporting products.
  • Understand the roadmap of Data Engineering projects and how your efforts contribute.
  • Start to contribute fixes and small improvements (EX:  Query tuning).
  • Participate in troubleshooting and resolution of production ETL and reporting issues/outages.

In 6 months…

  • Independently audit and repair ETL and rerun reporting as needed.
  • Troubleshoot Kubernetes deployments and other operational processes with emphasis on ETL and reporting.
  • Develop complex queries, scripts that utilize AWS infrastructure and automation for reporting.
  • Understand the securities strategies, grant, and remove access to Data Engineering systems and reports, and follow AWS Infrastructure access patterns needed for new deployments.

In 12 months…

  • Represent Data Engineering in new ETL and data reporting discussions providing technical solution recommendations within project roadmaps.
  • Contribute novel coding patterns and capabilities from emerging API’s and SDK’s.
  • Work with architects to identify and correct missing product components, deploy new ETL or reporting products and help deploy dependencies and processes.

What You Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Analytics, a related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years total software and relational database development experience
  • 2+ years with a strong demonstrated ability to develop and maintain ETL solutions, ideally using Python and various Application Programming Interfaces (API)
  • 2+ years’ experience with AWS Cloud Services (ex. IAM, Lambda, S3, Eventbridge, etc.) 
  • Ability to work in an Agile environment using ticketing software such as JIRA
  • Strong technical problem-solving abilities
  • Hands on experience maintaining databases on Redshift, PostgreSQL, MySQL or Oracle relational database systems
  • Experience with software development using Python, Ruby, or other modern scripting languages, ideally in container solutions such as Docker or Kubernetes
  • Experience with GitHub, Jenkins, and Tableau is a plus

What You Get: 

  • Join one of the fastest growing health IT companies in the country
  • Have the autonomy to build something with an enthusiastically supportive team
  • Learn from working at the highest levels and on the most strategic priorities of the company, including from world class investors and advisors
  • Receive competitive compensation, including equity, with health, dental, vision and other benefits

Belonging at Bamboo

We Care. #BambooHealthValuesCare

Every human being has the right to the best possible healthcare. Our solutions enable healthcare professionals to see and treat every individual as a whole person by providing the right information, at the right time – regardless of physical, behavioral, or social barriers.

We’re a great place to work because we care. We continually seek to learn about our differences and ensure the unique identities and contributions of all employees are welcome, valued and celebrated.

Our commitment to making a positive impact starts by recognizing and leveraging our differences, building inclusive teams, cultivating a sense of belonging, combating biases, and actively removing barriers to equity.

Bamboo Health is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and affirmative action employer. 

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