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Data Engineer Principal (Option to Work Remote)

Omaha, NE
Posted 09/10/21

Job Description

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) is more than just an insurance company; we exist to be there for people in the best and hardest moments of their lives.

Our team is the power behind that promise. And there's no greater time for forward-thinking professionals like you to join us in delivering on it.

Our Information Services teams work with new technologies to design and implement highly scalable, complex integrations that improve usability and maximize performance. We are focused on collaborating with our internal and external customers - serving as trusted partners who deliver high-quality, effective solutions.

As a member of Team Blue, you'll find purpose, opportunities and the support you need to build a meaningful career and make a powerful impact in our community.

BCBSNE is happy to offer four remote, office, and hybrid options for Omaha area employees.  If choosing to work remote, this role can be located in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, North Dakota, Colorado, and Texas.

As the Data Engineer Principal, you will incorporate a strong consultant-oriented approach working across business and technology teams to develop target architectures that address specific business problems. The Data Engineer Principal is a bridge between enterprise architecture and target architectures - technical solutions. The Data Engineer Principal describes how different components of business, information and technology are used to solve a solution that addresses a specific business problem. The Data Engineer Principal develops the target architectures, patterns, IT principles and best practices to deliver secure and operationally sustainable platforms and will be a key expert on Informatica and Azure data integration architectures.

What you'll do:

  • Translating enterprise architecture vision into detailed target architectures
  • Define and continuously improve target architectures, IT principles, patterns and best practices
  • Work closely with Tech Leads in realizing and aligning team deliverables to target architectures, patterns and best practices
  • Work closely with IT Community and business in influencing the technology investment that will realize the target architecture
  • Work closely with IT Community in engineering solution prototypes
  • Participates in technology selection helping define acceptance criteria, score cards and proof of concepts
  • Provides technology road maps that will realize the target architecture
  • Collaborates with Teams in aligning sprint deliverables to target architecture, pattern and best practices
  • Collaborates with Teams in providing solution level decisions on technology, risks, scope, cost, quality, time and resources
  • Facilitate Data Engineering Community of Practice and guide upskilling of data engineering community.

To be considered for this position, you must have:

  • Bachelor's degree in IT related field and 5+ years relevant technology architecture experience.
  • Experience creating and maintaining Architecture Roadmaps.
  • Demonstrated experience of leading teams made up of technology resources.
  • Strong organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to plan and prioritize workload.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills with business and technology teams.
  • Strong Leadership and strategic decision-making abilities

The strongest candidates for this position will also possess:

  • Working knowledge of the Health Insurance industry.
  • Demonstrated depth in one or more of the following technology domains: Data & analytics, Services, Software Development or Infrastructure.
  • Experience with a Secure Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Experience working with the design, integration and/or support of vendor packages within an overall enterprise architecture.
  • Working knowledge of Enterprise Architecture frameworks & industry models.
  • Experience working with EA tools.
  • Experience with Integration Patterns.
  • Familiarity with FHIR data standards.

Learn more about what makes BCBSNE such an exceptional place to work by visiting NebraskaBlue.com/Careers.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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