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PRAHS Agile Software Engineer in United States

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations. With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life. Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.

Healthcare Intelligence Experts.

Symphony Health, part of the ICON plc family, is a team of curious thinkers and intellectual problem solvers driving the healthcare data industry forward. We leverage our large, integrated healthcare data repository and our analytic expertise to build customized, agile data solutions which answer the questions our clients -- life science manufacturers, payers, and providers -- have today, as well as those they’ll have tomorrow. Together, we can help patients get the right drugs at the right times.

Our organization is changing the way Health Information is used for Health Outcomes, Patient Out Reach, Drug Research, Drug Usage and many other ways that data and information can affect clinicians and patients. Our team is changing the way our organization acquires, harmonizes, and accesses the data used by our internal and external clients.

About You

Using your experience and intellect for solving problems and puzzles and building enterprise class code for solving these puzzles is favorite activity and as natural as breathing. You enjoy being a part of a highly functional team that builds data systems and employs DataOps and MLOps processes to deliver timely, high quality, relevant and trusted data daily to your clients. You value servant leadership and approach every day with a goal of helping to improve your team and the greater organization.

What you will be doing

This role is for a Lead Engineer for one of the teams in our expanding Data Engineering group. You and the team will be responsible for the delivery of the Data Ingestion component of our Enterprise Data Pipeline. This group is also at the forefront of the organizational transformation to Agile development frameworks and pioneering the use of CI/CD pipelines.

What you bring to the group

  • Trust and Empathy as an experienced servant leader ideally having lead a remote team or teams. Our engineering team is distributed around the United States and we promote remote-first employment opportunities.

  • Engineering lead experience with a track record of shipping scalable data solutions. We deal in TBs of data deliverables with PBs of data as our backbone.

  • Strong knowledge and experience with software engineering principles and patterns.

  • Experience working with Public Cloud (Amazon Redshift), Hybrid(Cloudera CDP), and On-Prem data systems (Oracle 19 Exadata).

  • Strong business acumen and a desire to understand the data domains that support our business partners and clients.

What we hope you also bring to the group

  • Strong knowledge of at least one software programming language. We primarily use Python, Spark and Go.

  • Strong knowledge of CI/CD patterns and practices. We use GitLab as our tool for CI/CD.

  • Strong knowledge of testing practices and principles.

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment. This team is currently using Scrum.

  • Strong knowledge of Data Engineering principles and practices.

  • Comfortable with supporting a production outage at any time of the day.

  • Knowledge of event driven and API engineering.

  • 7-10 years of experience in software engineering.

Benefits of Working in ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know.

ID: 2022-91162

External Company Name: Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc

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