Data Engineer (Predictive Solutions)


Full Time Senior-level / Expert USD 76K - 150K *
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Sword's MSK solutions get members back to work sooner without surgery with our wearable sensors, consulting digital physical therapists, and access to research.

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Each year, 2 billion people across the world are limited by physical pain. By helping people live without pain, they are free to do the things they love most with the people they love—and never miss a moment. This is what we do. We create and design new technologies to solve one of the biggest problems in healthcare: taking care of our Physical Health. Sword Health is the world’s fastest growing digital musculoskeletal (MSK) care provider on a bold mission to free two billion people from acute, chronic, and post-surgical physical pain . Our customers include some of the most progressive Fortune 100 and 500 companies, as well as over 160+ other established businesses across the world.       
The Sword program allows members to complete a personalized physical therapy program from the comfort of home, with continued support and supervision from one of our talented Sword specialists. Sword's personalized care is more effective than traditional standards of care, and has proven to deliver best-in-class clinical results. Since breaking into the market less than two years ago , Sword has worked with insurers, health systems, and employers in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Australia to make high quality musculoskeletal care accessible to everyone. 
This is an opportunity to join Sword during a time of hyper growth and expansion. After our recent $2bn valuation, we’re excited to continue accelerating our impact by scaling with high caliber people with passion, commitment and energy to create and deliver technologies, services and products that drive human progress forward.   We welcome you to join our mission, to make a difference on a grand scale and play a pivotal role with a global team at Sword– working alongside great people pioneering novel products and cutting edge technologies. 
Sword Health is looking for a Data Engineer to enable the first AI/ML projects of the Predictive Solutions group, which will power the Sword Health platform from end-to-end. You will build the data infrastructure to prepare machine learning and deep learning (including recurrent and convolutional neural networks) to predict utilization, outcomes, and engagement across musculoskeletal health and pain conditions. You will be part of a new team at Sword that is helping our business grow to the next level through novel uses of member-level data. You will have a tremendous impact on millions of lives. Read on if you think you've got the right stuff.

To Do What:

  • Create and maintain ETL/ELT data pipeline that ingest data from multiple sources with different technologies (MySQL, BigQuery, Mongo, Cloud Storage, CSV, etc.);
  • Work closely on data science projects to design, prototype and test novel clinical and digital interventions and models, leveraging machine learning and deep learning to predict utilization, outcomes, and engagement across musculoskeletal health and pain needs, including developing datasets for AI/ML models;
  • Represent the needs of the predictive solutions team in architecting data solutions that maintain a person-level identity across multiple data types and sources;
  • Leverage advanced programming and generate large datasets towards those ends, including from structured and unstructured clinical notes, focused on developing domain expertise in digital health and musculoskeletal care;
  • Work and collaborate with internal stakeholders (analytics, marketing, clinical operations, growth) to develop strategies and data science products to solve real world problems by optimizing member outcomes and engagement;
  • Lead our team to ingest and normalize healthcare claims data and integrating other rich, external predictive, member level data sources;
  • Be a founding member of the Predictive Solutions team.

Our Ideal Candidate has:

  • Experience development in Java, Scala, Python, Shell Script;
  • Strong knowledge of SQL and NoSQL Databases, such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, BigQuery, MongoDB, etc;
  • Exposure to healthcare data including claims;
  • Experience in cloud-based architectures, such GCP and AWS.

Bonus Points if you have:

  • Knowledge of Data Governance;
  • Experience with Matillion ETL;
  • Experience with industry leader BI & visualization tools such Looker, PowerBI, Tableau, etc.

To ensure you feel good solving a big Human problem, we offer:

  • The opportunity to make a real human impact of millions of people, and have a blast doing it;
  • A bright future at a promising high-tech startup company where you can add real value to an innovative solution;
  • A stimulating, fast-paced environment with lots of room for creativity; 
  • Career development and growth, with a competitive salary;
  • The opportunity to work with a talented team and to add real value to an innovative solution with the potential to change the future of healthcare;
  • A stimulating environment with room for creativity - fast-paced, fun, and energetic startup;
  • A flexible environment where you can control your hours (remotely) with unlimited vacation; 
  • Access to our health and well-being program (all Sword solutions);
  • Remote or hybrid policy for candidates based in Portugal.

Sword Benefits - PortugalHealth, dental and vision InsuranceMeal AllowanceEquity Shares
Sword Perks - PortugalPhone StipendFlexible working hoursWork from homeUnlimited VacationSnacks and BeveragesAll Sword solutions free for you and your family

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey 💰

Tags: AWS BigQuery CSV Deep Learning ELT ETL GCP Looker Machine Learning Matillion ML models MongoDB MySQL NoSQL PostgreSQL Power BI Python Scala SQL Tableau

Perks/benefits: Career development Competitive pay Flex hours Flex vacation Health care Salary bonus Startup environment Unlimited paid time off

Region: Europe
Country: Portugal
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