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Senior Data Cloud Engineer

Signant Health

Signant Health

Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, April 27, 2024

Senior Data Cloud Engineer

Remote - RO, Remote - RO, Iași, Romania Req #2655
Friday, April 26, 2024

Senior Data Cloud Engineer – Technology R&D - remote, Romania

This could be the Opportunity of Your Life!

Signant Health is a global evidence generation company. We’re helping our customers digitally enable their clinical trial programs, meeting patients where they are, driving change through technology and innovations and reimagining the path to proof.

Working at Signant Health puts you in the very heart of the world’s most exciting sector - a high-growth, dynamic company in an extraordinary industry.

The Senior Data Cloud Engineer – R&D - is responsible for building high level technical design for Signant Health's products and services.

Want to join the Best Team of your life?

We're on the hunt for a new Senior Data Cloud Engineer for one of our teams in Romania working on the Technology R&D area of the business. The position gives you a great view on how all aspects of technical design activities are performed for a study.

Want to join the Best Team of Your Life?

We’re looking for people who are excited by the potential to make a difference in the world. You don’t need to have a clinical background to thrive at Signant. You need to be decisive, open to celebrating mistakes, able to communicate transparently and inclusively, and someone your team can count on. Most of all you need to be yourself.

As part of our team, your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Build high level technical design both for Streaming and batch processing systems
  • Design and build reusable components, frameworks and libraries at scale to support analytics data products
  • Perform POCs on new technology, architecture patterns
  • Design and implement product features in collaboration with business and Technology stakeholders
  • Anticipate, identify, and solve issues concerning data management to improve data quality
  • Clean, prepare and optimize data at scale for ingestion and consumption
  • Drive the implementation of new data management projects and re-structure of the current data architecture
  • Implement complex automated workflows and routines using workflow scheduling tools
  • Build continuous integration, test-driven development and production deployment frameworks
  • Drive collaborative reviews of design, code, test plans and dataset implementation performed by other data engineers in support of maintaining data engineering standards
  • Analyze and profile data for the purpose of designing scalable solutions
  • Troubleshoot complex data issues and perform root cause analysis to proactively resolve product and operational issues
  • Partner closely with product management to understand business requirements, breakdown Epics

You’ll need to bring:

  • Lead development efforts with other junior developers
  • AWS or Azure cloud experience
  • Python
  • SQL High level proficiency
  • DevOps from start software development mentality
  • Data movement via server-less technologies

Nice to have:

  • Snowflake
  • Kafka
  • AWS Glue
  • Oracle/SQL Server
  • API integration experience


  • BS, BA or relevant experience
  • Ability to work independently, demonstrate problem solving skills and ability to escalate when necessary
  • Evidence of the willingness and capability to share knowledge openly with others.
  • Remains calm under pressure and can handle multiple tasks at any one time
  • Has great attention to detail and accuracy in what they do and takes pride in delivery a high-quality output
  • Must be team oriented with a 'Can Do' attitude

And finally, here are the ways of working that will help you succeed at Signant:

  • You enjoy problem-solving and have a constructive can-do attitude;
  • You’re motivated by working in a fast-growing global company;
  • You’re self-driven, active and want to continuously learn new things;
  • You have great communication skills in English, both spoken and written, and can articulate technical details succinctly;
  • You like to share knowledge as a way to advance organisational learning;

Does this sound like something you’d like to explore? Then we’d love to hear from you!

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter letting us know why you think you’d be perfect for this role.

We will begin reviewing submissions during the application period and will fill the vacancy as soon as a suitable candidate is identified.

Please note that Signant does not accept unsolicited resumes from Third Party vendors.

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At Signant Health, accepting difference isn’t enough—we celebrate it, we support it, and we nurture it for the benefit of our team members, our clients and our community. Signant Health is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status.

Other details

  • Job Family Technology R&D
  • Job Function AID-Application Development
  • Pay Type Salary