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CVS Health Lead Cloud Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Designs and develops complex and large-scale data structures and pipelines to organize, collect and standardize data to generate insights and addresses reporting needsCollaborates with data science team to transform data and integrate algorithms and models into highly available, production systemsExpert understanding of various Data Management and Data Pipeline tools available in AWS. Experience with primary AWS Services like S3, Lambda, Step Functions, Glue, EC2Ability to develop Spark jobs to cleanse, enrich, process large data sets. Experience with tuning Spark/EMR jobs for efficient performance, considering memory, compute, etc.Experience with source code management systems such as Github and developing CI/CD pipelines with tools such as Jenkins for data.Clear Understanding of AWS Security involving AWS IAM Users and access, IAM Roles and PoliciesDevelop frameworks, standards & reference material for architecture and associated productsUses advanced programming skills in Python, Java or any of the major languages to build robust data pipelines and dynamic systems Experiments with available tools and advice on new tools in order to determine optimal solution given the requirements dictated by the model/use caseAbility to understand and build complex systems and solve challenging analytical problems Behaves as mentor to junior team members to provide technical advice

Required Qualifications

7 or more years of progressively complex related experience

COVID Requirements

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

CVS Health requires its Colleagues in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

  • If you are vaccinated, you are required to have received at least one COVID-19 shot prior to your first day of employment and to provide proof of your vaccination status within the first 30 days of your employment. For the two COVID-19 shot regimen, you will be required to provide proof of your second COVID-19 shot within the first 60 days of your employment. Failure to provide timely proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status will result in the termination of your employment with CVS Health.

  • If you are unable to be fully vaccinated due to disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief, you will be required to apply for a reasonable accommodation within the first 30 days of your employment in order to remain employed with CVS Health. As a part of this process, you will be required to provide information or documentation about the reason you cannot be vaccinated. If your request for an accommodation is not approved, then your employment may be terminated.

Preferred Qualifications

Has in-depth knowledge of large-scale search applications and building high volume data pipelines Ability to leverage multiple tools and programming languages to analyze and manipulate large data sets from disparate data sources Applies knowledge of Aetna systems and products to consult and advise on additional efforts across multiple domains spanning broader enterpriseAWS certificates would be a plusExperience using Docker to enhance CICD pipelineUses in-depth knowledge on Hadoop architecture, HDFS commands and experience designing & optimizing queries to build scalable, modular, and efficient data pipelines Advanced knowledge in Hadoop architecture, HDFS commands and experience designing & optimizing queries against data in the HDFS environment Experience building and implementing data transformation and processing solutionsExperience building and implementing data transformation and processing solutionsExperience with bash shell scripts, UNIX utilities & UNIX Commands


Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in Computer Science, Engineering, Machine Learning, or related discipline. Master’s degree or PhD. Preferred

Business Overview

At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.