Cardinal Health
Cloud/Data Engineer
At a glance
Location: US-OH-Dublin Map
Posted: 11/07/2019
Closing: 12/06/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Cardinal Health
Job description

What Cloud/Data Engineering contributes to Cardinal Health

Works as part of a team in the Cloud Analytics Services space providing services to our analytics community.


  • Cloud/Data Engineering Certifications (preferred)
  • Experience with Machine Learning (preferred)
  • Broad experience in developing cloud migration solutions in either AWS or GCP (GCP preferred)
  • Experience developing ARM templates, CloudFormation templates or Terraform (preferred)
  • Experience working in an DevOps environment (preferred)


  • Support engineering requirements of Legacy / On-Prem enterprise applications and develop cloud migration solutions.
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve to remediate issues prohibiting migration or uncovered by migration.
  • Support the full project lifecycle - discovery, analysis, architecture, design, documentation, building, migration, automation and production-readiness.
  • Collaborative will share information, best practices and experiences with others and will be willing to embrace new and innovative ideas.
  • Proven hands-on software development experience with open-source technologies: Java, MySQL, Maven, Git, Jenkins, JUnit, Tomcat.
  • Ability to architect a highly available, distributed, and secure system on a cloud platform
  • Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites.
  • Design and develop a processing platform using various configuration management technologies.
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with data scientists, business users, project managers and other engineers to achieve elegant solutions.
  • Proficient with SQL
  • Develops large scale data structures and pipelines to organize, collect and standardize data that helps generate insights and addresses reporting needs.
  • Collaborates with data science team to transform data and integrate algorithms and models into automated processes.
  • Builds data marts and data models to support Data Science and other internal customers.
  • Integrates data from a variety of sources, assuring that they adhere to data quality and accessibility standards.
  • Analyzes current information technology environments to identify and assess critical capabilities and recommend solutions.
  • Experiments with available tools and advises on new tools in order to determine optimal solution given the requirements dictated by the model/use case.
  • Defines and approves data engineering design patterns to be used for general re-use on multiple implementations
  • Help design data models, perform associated data engineering activities to meet business needs
  • Proactively manage technical debt incurred during software implementations by identifying opportunities for enhancement (debt repayment), even in tight deadlines


  • Experience developing standards in partnership with Engineering, Infrastructure Service, and Application Development to select appropriate technical solutions.
  • Experience within healthcare industry and healthcare data
  • Experience with multi-threaded, Big Data, and distributive Cloud architectures and frameworks, including using Hadoop, MapReduce, Cloudera, Hive, Spark, and Elasticsearch to conduct Big Data analytics
  • Experience with Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) processes, including document parsing techniques and managing large data sets, such as multi-TB scale deployed environments while adhering to service-level agreements
  • Experience writing well-crafted, high-quality, self-documented, pragmatic code
  • 3+ years of work experience with ETL, data modeling, and business intelligence big data architectures.
  • Experience developing and managing data warehouses on a terabyte or petabyte scale.
  • Strong experience in massively parallel processing & columnar databases.
  • Experience with Python and shell scripting.
  • Deep understanding of advanced data warehousing concepts and track record of applying these concepts on the job.
  • 3+ years' experience with API development in various open source technologies (Spark, Hadoop, R, Apache Beam, Kafka)
  • 3+ or more years of experience with open source development tool chain (SVN, Git, Jenkins, etc)
  • Experience with production database management and optimization at scale
  • Experience with user access, authentication, user permission management and security, LDAP, AD, Kerberos
  • Experience with tools such as Jenkins, Artifactory, etc. to build automation, CI/CD, Self-Service pipelines.
  • Experience with restful services, service-oriented architecture, distributed systems, cloud system (AWS) and micro-services.
  • Experience working with enterprise or cloud messaging systems such as Kafka, PubSub, AWS Kinesis
  • Experience with many GCP technologies: Compute Engines, Auto Scaling, Load Balancing, Container Service, object storage, VPC, data pipeline development, BQ.
  • Experience with Immutable Infrastructure and Infrastructure as Code patterns and technologies: Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Ansible, Packer, Vagrant.

Non-Technical Qualifications:

  • Participate in sprint planning meetings to contribute with estimations and development strategy
  • Drive cost savings with ownership of software designs and architecture
  • Learn about business use cases, problems and identify technology solutions
  • Collaborate with the appropriate departments to assess and recommend technologies that support company organizational needs.
  • Strong verbal and communication skills
  • A passion for technology - we are looking for someone who is keen to leverage their existing skills and seek out new skills and solutions.
  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.
  • Capable of delivering on multiple competing priorities with little supervision.
  • Intellectual curiosity and a tenacious appetite for troubleshooting is required
  • Proven consultative and client relationships management skills

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Cloud/Data Engineer